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Thinking of buying a set of Narex chisels

01-13-2014 12:02 AM by HarveyDunn

I tend to believe everything I read in Fine Woodworking magazine. In the Sept...

43 01-22-2014 01:18 AM
View Bugnurd's profile

Magazines for hand tool woodworking

01-21-2014 01:51 AM by Bugnurd

Are there any magazines out there that focus only on traditional methods with...

7 01-21-2014 11:08 PM
View HarveyDunn's profile

How to drop in a piece of laminate to hide a ding

01-21-2014 08:36 PM by HarveyDunn

I’ve made a little maple box that unfortunately has a gouge almost smac...

3 01-21-2014 10:12 PM
View Ray's profile

Replacement for Stanley 78

01-21-2014 07:08 PM by Ray

I have decided that I really don’t like my Stanley 78 plane. I am looki...

4 01-21-2014 08:28 PM
View woodbench's profile

Classic workbench ideas

01-21-2014 04:26 PM by woodbench

Hello All,I have recently SCORED a large butcher block top and have in mind t...

1 01-21-2014 05:27 PM
View ColonelTravis's profile (online now)

How to get out of block plane end grain hell?

01-21-2014 05:44 AM by ColonelTravis

I’ve got some David Charlesworth videos and the guy is an impeccable ha...

12 01-21-2014 03:27 PM
View Don Broussard's profile

Luther No. 86 Grinder

01-20-2014 12:39 AM by Don Broussard

I picked up a Luther No. 86 hand grinder while I was out and about today. I ...

12 01-21-2014 05:36 AM
View Armandhammer's profile

Bit braces and round shank bits

01-13-2014 03:17 AM by Armandhammer

I’d like to get a bit brace. Which ones can use new round shank bits? I...

35 01-21-2014 04:09 AM
View Farrell's profile

Diagnosing Uneven Plane Iron Protrusion

01-19-2014 12:07 PM by Farrell

Hi all, I am looking for some help. I have recently acquired a Stanley Be...

15 01-20-2014 10:38 PM
View Steve Diogo's profile

Need help identifying this plane

01-16-2014 03:16 PM by Steve Diogo

I recently bought a box of wooden planes, mostly tongue (without the matching...

22 01-20-2014 03:55 PM
View robdbeal's profile

Jennings auger bit... which Jennings?

01-19-2014 11:43 PM by robdbeal

Hi all, I recently found some auger bits in an antique store. One was a size...

6 01-20-2014 01:45 AM
View Crackerjak's profile

Looking for information on this tool.

01-18-2014 07:52 PM by Crackerjak

I picked up this tool at an estate sale awhile ago. It says “Ohio Tool ...

9 01-20-2014 01:42 AM
View mantwi's profile

Freud #7 jointer plane

01-19-2014 06:23 PM by mantwi

I have come across a new in the box Freud jointer hand plane and was wonderin...

2 01-19-2014 11:22 PM
View Rob's profile

Some old tools used by our ancestors

01-18-2014 08:44 PM by Rob

Today I went to a local historical museum that had all sorts of things from J...

11 01-19-2014 08:59 PM
View b2rtch's profile

Good old tools never die!

01-19-2014 06:41 PM by b2rtch

When I moved in the house that my wife and her mother owned, there was this w...

2 01-19-2014 08:14 PM
View poopiekat's profile

Question for Sargent Plane experts:

01-19-2014 03:45 PM by poopiekat

I’ve been searching for a Stanley #25 Transitional, there is a gap in m...

6 01-19-2014 07:37 PM
View ColonelTravis's profile (online now)

Can you find new Stanley planes in stores any more?

01-19-2014 04:01 AM by ColonelTravis

Not buying, just curious because they seem to have vanished everywhere around...

15 01-19-2014 07:30 PM
View Bugnurd's profile

Post Drill

01-17-2014 07:41 AM by Bugnurd

Hi. I’m new to Lumberjocks and also to woodworking. I’ve been acq...

5 01-19-2014 03:36 PM
View diito's profile

Cleaning white mold off of old wooden bodied planes?

01-19-2014 01:04 AM by diito

I got a whole box of old wooden body planes, probably 20 on them with various...

3 01-19-2014 02:20 AM
View lateralus819's profile

small but comfortable block plane?

01-18-2014 12:36 AM by lateralus819

I was looking for some ideas. I have a stanley #110 block, its great for ligh...

12 01-18-2014 10:14 PM

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