Christian Ziegler


Christian made these Bench Hooks from Red Oak. They are used to hold wood on a work bench and can also be used as a hold-fast in a side vise.
6/9/2017 Click on image to see closeup.


Christian showed his hand made edge planing setup for use on a bench. It is made from Alder.
5/5/2017 Click on image to see closeup.


This is a Plane Holder for his French cleat style tool holders. it is made from Poplar and Oak, all with hand tools.
4/7/2017 Click on image to see closeup.


Chris made these small racers for the challenge. The are made from a Douglass Fir 2x4 and finished in paste wax. The axles are hand made from the 2x4.
7/8/2016 Click on image to see closeup.


Chris tells the virtues, and difficulties, of making a stool with just hand tools. This stool is made from Shamil Ash and finished in Polycrylic Satin.
2/8/2016 Click on image to see closeup.


Christian made this Step Stool with (almost) all hand tools. The wood is Shanile Ash and it is finished with clear satin polyurethane.
1/8/2016 Click on image to see closeup.


Chris made this Dog Dish Stand from Poplar and finished it with spar varnish and stain.
6/5/2015 Click on image to see closeup.