Hey guys,I made quick work of a couple of restorations this week. This spokeshave was my Great Uncle’s. He was a fine boat builder here in Newfoundland. Of course he died before I was old enough to learn anything from him. I did really enjoy...
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Location: Newfoundland, Canada
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|replied on||Whistle while you work.||05-27-2010 02:22 PM|
|replied on||Choosing my first plane||05-21-2010 03:53 PM|
|commented on||Working a Slab by Hand||04-28-2010 02:25 AM|
|commented on||Roycroft Armchair Reproduction||04-28-2010 01:58 AM|
|replied on||Identifying planes||04-26-2010 03:32 PM|
|replied on||Getting less Rusty||04-23-2010 04:27 PM|
|replied on||Getting less Rusty||04-23-2010 03:20 PM|
|commented on||Handplanes #3: #51 Spokeshave restoration||04-22-2010 11:53 PM|
|commented on||Reclaimed Trestle Table||04-21-2010 09:23 PM|
|added blog entry||Handplanes #3: #51 Spokeshave restoration||04-21-2010 09:05 PM|
|added blog entry||Handplanes #2: Stanley No. 5 restoration||04-21-2010 06:51 PM|
|commented on||Handplanes #1: I didn't know it was going to be this addictive.||04-21-2010 02:47 PM|
|commented on||Antique Wooden Planes and the Furniture Maker #2: Tuning Up An Old Wooden Smoothing Plane||04-21-2010 02:18 PM|
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I just finished fettling my No. 5 Stanley. I don’t know if it’s a restoration as such….not much done in the way of looks. The plane is a WWII Stanley, japanning is 90%, no major damage to the tote or knob. She was very blunt and ...
Well guys,Let me start off by saying I have always admired old tools. There is something wonderful about holding a tool that a great craftsman may have used to make extraordinary with furniture a hundred years ago. Combine this with my new fascina...