Stanley Bailey Plane Restoration #4: Like any other addict....

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Blog entry by BradJacob posted 05-05-2011 10:42 PM 2572 reads 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Just as the subject says, like any other “addict”, my addiction had only grown into a more expensive habit. Check this out….

My love for restoration is now growing. Currently I’m restoring 2 more drill presses. One Atlas, one South Bend. I WILL get back to my planes soon. However, these planes are so much simpler now, after tackling such a huge project like an old Lathe.

-- - Brad

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#1 posted 05-05-2011 11:08 PM

I am also an Addict of restoring old tools. Its a mess of work but very rewarding.

-- Dan - "Collector of Hand Planes"

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#2 posted 05-08-2011 03:36 AM

Hello my name is Dave and I am not a collector. I use every one of them. It gets worse when the wife says not another one.

-- Superdav "No matter where you go - there you are."

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#3 posted 05-08-2011 03:41 AM

Addiction? What is that?

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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