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Great Grandpa's Tool Box

907 days ago by Chuck | 9 comments »

Over the weekend I got my Great Grandpa’s tool box. It has 2 wooden planes in it, and 4 saws. 2 of the saws were his, one of them was his dad’s and one was my grandpa’s. One of the planes has “Boston Navy Yard Oct 1870” stamped into the side of it.The other plane is a Scioto Works plane that from a quick search through the internet looks to have been made between 1893 and 1907. More pictures and story can be found on my blog

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Antique Wooden Planes and the Furniture Maker #2: Tuning Up An Old Wooden Smoothing Plane

1585 days ago by lethentymill | 3 comments »

Allan Fyfe of Lethenty Mill Furniture demonstrates how to use a smoothing plane that he has just restored. Another movie will follow on the restoration process. The restored plane came from a box of old tools that were in bad condition and it turned out to be a product of the Scioto Works of New York. He knows very little about this company, apart from already having two other smoothing planes and would be delighted to hear from anyone who has more information.

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