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Black Friday Shop online? tools tools tools

11-22-2014 10:58 AM by scottishbob

Hi GuysI am looking to buy tools online this Black Friday and get them posted...

2 11-22-2014 04:25 PM
View HeadMP's profile

Antique plane

11-15-2014 09:20 PM by HeadMP

I was in an antique shop today and found an awesome antique plane for $40. It...

11 11-21-2014 10:57 PM
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Planes and chisels

11-13-2014 01:10 AM by willhime

what are some brands I should peruse when searching for good planes and chise...

15 11-19-2014 10:09 PM
View Ub1chris's profile

What to do with this "3C"

11-19-2014 04:13 PM by Ub1chris

Just made a good score today. I got a stanley 4 1/2 for $20. It’ll need...

3 11-19-2014 08:02 PM
View BoardCop's profile

Can anyone date or type this Stanley for me?

11-15-2014 07:40 PM by BoardCop


12 11-17-2014 04:59 AM
View AandCstyle's profile

Wood Handles in the Desert

11-15-2014 01:44 AM by AandCstyle

We moved to the desert SW a few years ago and I noticed that the handle on a ...

16 11-17-2014 01:41 AM
View LucasWoods's profile

Need some help (tool purchases)

11-15-2014 01:45 AM by LucasWoods

So thanks to some awesome users here I have a jack plane and a No. 5 Stanley....

9 11-16-2014 05:18 PM
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Kikuhiromaru Chisels

11-16-2014 03:46 AM by BubbaIBA

Today’s mail had my set of Kikuhiromaru chisels. I haven’t had ti...

3 11-16-2014 11:11 AM
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Metril #7 jointer plane

11-15-2014 11:11 PM by amagineer

I found this “Metril” brand hand plane at a tag sale for $20 and ...

1 11-16-2014 01:51 AM
View TheWoodenOyster's profile

Accuracy of PEC squares?

11-15-2014 05:12 PM by TheWoodenOyster

Hey guys, I have been needing a little pocket square forever for setting u...

6 11-15-2014 08:15 PM
View BinghamtonEd's profile

Has anyone ordered a Lee Valley calendar?

11-12-2014 09:49 PM by BinghamtonEd

Has anyone ordered a woodworking calendar from Lee Valley? I’m thinkin...

5 11-15-2014 01:50 PM
View mdraft's profile

Finding a teacher

11-14-2014 10:19 PM by mdraft

Hi everyone, I have been working on handout dovetails for a while now and ...

3 11-14-2014 11:22 PM
View LucasWoods's profile

Off topic post. (Colorado Springs forum users read)

11-14-2014 02:07 AM by LucasWoods

So I just got official word that I got selected for a position at Peterson AF...

3 11-14-2014 06:25 PM
View Dallas's profile

My wife kind of likes me.

11-10-2014 12:27 AM by Dallas

Yesterday she went to a yard sale and found a few wood working related items ...

5 11-14-2014 01:14 AM
View BigJohn's profile

Jorgenson 12" bench vise question.

11-13-2014 09:08 PM by BigJohn

Hello all. I recently bought the Jorgenson bench vise. When I release the b...

4 11-13-2014 09:27 PM
View Ub1chris's profile

Caught in the act!

11-11-2014 07:43 PM by Ub1chris

I’m finally building a proper workbench, and am not doing it all by han...

26 11-13-2014 06:31 PM
View Flipper01's profile

Digital caliper

11-12-2014 01:24 AM by Flipper01

I’ve always used a simple tape measure when prepping wood and building ...

16 11-13-2014 03:48 PM
View Rayne's profile

Dovetail saws for lefties?

11-11-2014 02:47 AM by Rayne

I was looking at some Dovetail saws from Leevalley and noticed that the saws ...

11 11-13-2014 03:44 PM
View bigblockyeti's profile

How did I do?

11-13-2014 12:55 AM by bigblockyeti

Picked up these at a garage sale along with a few other tools for $7. Didn&#...

3 11-13-2014 03:21 PM
View mds4752's profile

Help with moulding planes suggested reading

11-10-2014 06:29 PM by mds4752

Hello all, Teetering on the brink of falling into another woodworking rabb...

8 11-13-2014 01:44 PM

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