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#1 posted 05-06-2008 04:32 AM

Nice looking set of hand tools. I am anxious to see your projects.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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#2 posted 05-06-2008 04:42 AM

Looks like you’ve got enough there to make a good start. Those tools don’t have to plug in to build beautiful things. By the way, welcome to Lumberjocks. If you can’t learn or share something here, it can’t be done. Have fun.

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#3 posted 05-06-2008 05:23 AM

Looks like you are a hand tool guy. We have a few hand tool only guys here.


-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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#4 posted 05-06-2008 11:02 AM

Hi Charles,

You have a nice collection of hand tools. This is a time honored method of woodworking and I, for one, wish my hand skills were better. But you have a good start with these tools and I am looking forward to seeing some of your projects.

Thanks for the shop tour. I really appreciate it.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#5 posted 05-07-2008 04:35 AM

Good set of hand tools

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#6 posted 05-07-2008 04:53 AM

There are some very nice projects that come out of small workshops with just a min. of tools. When I was in shop class in highschool back in the 50’s, I was taught how to set and sharpen the teeth on a hand saw. I don’t think that is done much now days. We had to make a shoe shine box with finger joints with nothing but hand tools.

-- "Hold on to instruction, do not let it go; guard it well, for it is your life" Solomon

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#7 posted 05-13-2008 02:28 AM

Great hand tools

-- Kip Northern Illinois ( If you don't know where your goin any road will take you there) George Harrison

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#8 posted 05-19-2008 01:12 AM

I love my hand tools! :)

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#9 posted 10-29-2008 01:08 AM

A purist. I like that, I learned with guys who did not need electricity and I remember them being content with their hand tools and you should see the products they put out. Sadly they are mostly all gone now but its nice to see the craft in its purest form still carries on.

-- All bleeding will eventually stop.

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#10 posted 11-20-2008 06:37 AM

Electricity? who needs Electricity?

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#11 posted 11-24-2008 03:41 AM

Some good woodworking freinds donated some new tools to my shop.

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#12 posted 12-03-2008 09:38 PM

Nice shop CJ. Good to see the dust collector in there. Keep yourself healthy. Tim

-- Tim from Iowa City, IA

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#13 posted 03-06-2009 01:50 AM

Get those old saws off screws that will eat the crap out of them . Sorry for yelling looks nice you have a good start there. Icant wait to see what ya makin


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#14 posted 03-08-2009 07:19 AM

You have an amazing collection of hand planes. You ever think about building a nice rack for them?

-- Don't tell her I'm in the shop!

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#15 posted 03-08-2009 10:34 PM

Yes I been thinking about it.

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