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Wall Hung Tool Cabinet #3: Jointing the carcase stock

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Blog entry by Smitty_Cabinetshop posted 875 days ago 1220 reads 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 2: What Comes from Old Hoosiers? Part 3 of Wall Hung Tool Cabinet series Part 4: Some Carcase Joinery »

Used the #8 to get one good edge, ‘cause the boards needed help:

Measured set (max) width to repeat on each board, 10 7/8”, tranferred it to the panel panel gauge, and marked the other edges of each board…

Fasten the stuff to the bench and joint it for staight and width to the scored line.

#5 jack goes to town.

NOW we’re good to move forward… From jointing to joinery!

-- Don't anthropomorphize your handplanes. They hate it when you do that. -- OldTools Archive



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Mauricio

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#1 posted 875 days ago

Beautiful shavings and I love that bench!

-- Mauricio - Woodstock, GA - "Confusion is the Womb of Learning, with utter conviction being it's Tomb" Prof. T.O. Nitsch

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Smitty_Cabinetshop

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#2 posted 875 days ago

:-) Thanks, Maur!

-- Don't anthropomorphize your handplanes. They hate it when you do that. -- OldTools Archive

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AnthonyReed

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#3 posted 875 days ago

I am late in seeing this series. Great work Smitty. I am really looking forward to seeing this come together. Where did you get your panel gauge?

-- ~Tony

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ShaneA

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#4 posted 875 days ago

Ahh, progress …looking forward to watching it unfold.

Tote stickers, are too cool. : )

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Smitty_Cabinetshop

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#5 posted 875 days ago

Tony, that gauge is courtesy of Mr.Leech, an 87 1/2 model Stanley. It needs a home in the new cabinet, actually.

Ditto, Shane. Totally agreed!

-- Don't anthropomorphize your handplanes. They hate it when you do that. -- OldTools Archive

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Don W

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#6 posted 875 days ago

Smitty, nice detail. I noticed some cool looking hold fasts below “Fasten the stuff to the bench and joint it for staight and width to the scored line.” Are they vintage?

-- Master hand plane hoarder. - http://timetestedtools.com

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Smitty_Cabinetshop

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#7 posted 875 days ago

Thanks, Don. Stanley #203 clamps… They’re awesome. I admit to learning about them from The Schwarz in his blue Workbenches book. He has moved on, but I’ll never part with mine.

EDIT: Adding another pic that won’t get cropped (?)

-- Don't anthropomorphize your handplanes. They hate it when you do that. -- OldTools Archive

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Dave

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#8 posted 875 days ago

Smitty the little clamps were the first thing I saw. Thanks for the close up. Nice work, keep us posted.

-- Superdav "No matter where you go - there you are." http://chiselandforge.com

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lysdexic

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#9 posted 874 days ago

You are truly are a Stanley fan.

-- It isn't the mountains ahead to climb that wear you out; it's the pebble in your shoe. - Muhammad Ali

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Smitty_Cabinetshop

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#10 posted 874 days ago

Toollbox to the world, my friend. (and to lumberjocks everywhere…)

-- Don't anthropomorphize your handplanes. They hate it when you do that. -- OldTools Archive

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Smitty_Cabinetshop

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#11 posted 873 days ago

A pair of 203s on ebay…

http://www.ebay.com/itm/ANTIQUE-VTG-STANLEY-NO-203-BENCH-VICE-CLAMP-SET-LOT-OLD-METAL-TOOL-WOOD-WORKING-/230770584045?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item35baffa9ed#ht_500wt_922

-- Don't anthropomorphize your handplanes. They hate it when you do that. -- OldTools Archive

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