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We apologize for publishing the “Skill Set: Tuning Planes and Chisels” piece and then taking it back down. We’re having trouble with the “More” feature on WP (which splits stories over several pages) and this piece is juicy, with lots of pics. We don’t want to burden the front blog pages with all of it. So, as soon as we get this issue ironed out, we’ll re-publish. Thanks for your patience.

– The Mgt.

Gareth Branwyn

Gareth Branwyn

Gareth Branwyn is a freelancer writer and the former Editorial Director of Maker Media. He is the author or editor of over a dozen books on technology, DIY, and geek culture. He is currently a contributor for Boing Boing and WINK Books. And he has a new best-of writing collection and “lazy man’s memoir,” called Borg Like Me.