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hand planes, my small collection #1: current grab and go's

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Blog entry by Tugboater78 posted 239 days ago 970 reads 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch
no previous part Part 1 of hand planes, my small collection series Part 2: Millers Falls #14 type3 »

Just showin off I reckon, an eclectic group…

Family shot

Stanley T9? 8c ( purchased from jayT )

Wards Master #6

Stanley t11 5 1/2c

Stanley t14 5c ( was my grandfather’s ) now has walnut tote/knob crafted by terryR

Wards Master 4 (replaced the stained tote/knob with Rosewood)

Have others in rehab:
Stanley T19 #5
Stanley T13 5 1/2
Wards Master #3
2 Craftsman #4
Stanley #45 ( cutters need some sharpening, tryin to figure out how best to do so)
Craftsman #78 clone ( works fine )

-- Justin - the tugboat woodworker - " nothing changed me like the first shnick from a well sharpened, decent hand plane"



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A Slice of Wood Workshop

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#1 posted 239 days ago

Those look great. Now they just need some shavings to pass through their mouth.

-- Tim- http://www.asliceofwoodworkshop.com; Twitter-@asliceofwood; Facebook-http://www.facebook.com/asliceofwood

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Tugboater78

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#2 posted 239 days ago

Aye, no pics of that, but I shall add, all but the #4 have plenty of miles, I just got the 4’s blade in decent shape the other day. Few more weeks, when home from my job, I shall put her to work. Took pics and decided to post since I had just stropped and cleaned em all up before I left.

-- Justin - the tugboat woodworker - " nothing changed me like the first shnick from a well sharpened, decent hand plane"

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Don W

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#3 posted 239 days ago

Great collection.

-- There is nothing like the sound of a well tuned hand plane. - http://timetestedtools.wordpress.com (timetestedtools at hotmail dot c0m)

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stefang

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#4 posted 238 days ago

These planes seems to have fallen into the right hands. They look very happy and well kept. The Ward’s planes look like they were made by Stanley for Wards. I especially liked that long jointer. My longest is a fore plane, but I have room in my new plane till for a #7 or even #9. Thanks for showing us your very nice collection.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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