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Stanley #45 - 7 forms of fun in 1! - And other combination/moulding planes

11-15-2012 03:58 PM by Mosquito

The Stanley #45 This thread will serve as a “companion” of sor...

870 07-01-2016 08:58 PM
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fulton, or millers fallsor both

07-01-2016 08:32 PM by jwmalone

I bought a hand plane for 10 bucks. has a millers falls logo with red paint a...

0 07-01-2016 08:32 PM
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Grace USA Screwdriver Shaft Group Purchase?

06-21-2016 03:16 PM by HokieKen

Ever since the Screwdriver Swap we recently finished, I’ve had several ...

71 07-01-2016 07:36 PM
View JaimeFoxWood's profile (online now)

Disston enigma

07-01-2016 02:46 PM by JaimeFoxWood

Hello all! First post on the forum, starting off with a question. I’...

0 07-01-2016 02:46 PM
View jimmyhopps's profile

round vs convex spokeshave

06-30-2016 04:39 PM by jimmyhopps

are these the same thing? i see veritas does not sell a ‘convex spokes...

3 07-01-2016 12:38 AM
View Don W's profile (online now)

Saws, using collecting, cleaning and buying

06-26-2011 01:17 AM by Don W

Following some of the plane and other tool threads has been pretty interestin...

13238 07-01-2016 12:30 AM
View dclev's profile

What is it?

06-29-2016 10:07 PM by dclev

I got this set in a box at a tool sale and I am not sure what they are. Any h...

10 06-30-2016 09:08 PM
View bobasaurus's profile (online now)

ugly chisel/gouge/rasp rack from scrap

06-12-2016 08:07 PM by bobasaurus

Made this from a plywood shipping box and crappy construction plywood scrap I...

6 06-30-2016 03:33 PM
View piousdevil's profile

Should I return this chisel?

06-29-2016 10:08 PM by piousdevil

I’m trying to get a small collection of tools to start woodcarving. I ...

11 06-30-2016 02:34 PM
View poopiekat's profile (online now)

Spoke Shaves of Your Dreams

10-18-2014 05:41 PM by poopiekat

The HOYD thread has solved so many issues, answered so many questions, and co...

154 06-30-2016 11:53 AM
View GrumpyCub's profile

Question about plane restoration

06-28-2016 12:57 AM by GrumpyCub

I am currently working on restoring two bench planes: a type 6 No. 4, and a t...

4 06-28-2016 01:39 PM
View BinghamtonEd's profile

Removing rust from brace...citric acid on wood parts?

06-27-2016 12:37 PM by BinghamtonEd

I stopped by a yard sale this weekend, and for the sum of $3 picked up 8 file...

6 06-28-2016 04:43 AM
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WTB Stanley #77 Parts - Gear Wheel

06-27-2016 08:24 PM by DaveHuber

I had a great condition Stanley #77 Dowel machine. I suffered the unthinkable...

0 06-27-2016 08:24 PM
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First time using Bahco saw sharpening files - not impressed

05-08-2015 06:54 PM by Pendragon1998

(First, let me say I am new to saw sharpening, so I may be to blame here. If...

7 06-27-2016 03:50 PM
View bbasiaga's profile

Question for LN #62 users..scraper blade?

06-26-2016 02:11 AM by bbasiaga

I was looking online and saw that LN has a blade for their #62 LA jack that i...

2 06-27-2016 12:09 PM
View Marn64's profile

Stanley No. 220 age and value?

06-25-2016 03:14 PM by Marn64

Hey everybody, so I recently volunteered at my local ReStore and I found this...

4 06-27-2016 10:25 AM
View MikeUT's profile

Rust Hunting-- Back in the game

06-27-2016 04:35 AM by MikeUT

My obsession with old tools has been put on the back burner for the last 9 mo...

1 06-27-2016 10:18 AM
View Sloopmk's profile

Plane and Screwdriver ID

06-27-2016 12:51 AM by Sloopmk

Hello All. Picked up a Craftsman hand plane and set of wooden screwdrivers re...

4 06-27-2016 10:13 AM
View macgee's profile

Help identify 1870's auger brace shank drill bit found with Russell Jennings set.

06-27-2016 03:05 AM by macgee

I would appreciate some help identifying a auger bit that came with a large c...

5 06-27-2016 10:05 AM
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Modern American Hand Tool Forum

02-07-2016 10:54 PM by BigRedKnothead

This thread is dedicated to hand tool renaissance we are experiencing in our ...

834 06-26-2016 07:32 PM

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