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06-02-2008 04:59 PM

Pritzlaff Hand Plane? - 2 replies

Heyo Folks, My uncle just dropped a plane on my desk. It is green and red, has a stamped steel frog and the blade is stamped “Prtizlaff” with a small starburst symbol below it. It appears to be a 4 1/2 size or so. Before I start tuning it into a user can anyone offer any history or such? I see they were made in Milwaukee from 1880...

05-27-2008 06:13 PM

Jointer Plane in place of a jointer - 24 replies

Hello folks, I’m looking at purchasing a good jointer plane rather then purchasing a poor power jointer. My primary task will be to flatten board faces rather than edge jointing which I plan on doing using a table saw sled. I’ve priced both the Nielsen, and Clifton, but $400 is out of my price range. I’ve seen Anants, Kun...

01-12-2008 05:21 AM

Router Table Insert Advice - 8 replies

Heyo folks, I have a Triton 2 1/4 HP router and I’ve decided to build a table for it. I’m going with the design out of FWW March/April 04. It’s a fairly simple design that I plan on using until I decide on a more permanent solution. So I see all sorts of inserts, phenolic, polycarbonate, aluminum and melamine with a hole ...

01-04-2008 04:31 AM

Wooden Krenov Style Plane Versus Iron/Brass Plane - 4 replies

Heya Folks, I just recieved my new issue of Fine Woodworking and they have an interesting article on making an all wood Krenov style plane. Now I’ve seen the all wood planes in Lee Valley and Japan Woodworker, but can’t say I’ve paid much attention to them in the past. So I’m curious what are the benefits of having an ...

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