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Best uses for old DeWalt HSS planer blades

12-13-2012 05:36 AM by derosa

I’ve got one set of old dewalt blades from a 734 planer that are worn o...

10 12-15-2012 03:16 AM
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A question about cleaning hand tools. Ruined Bed Rock Plane?

12-11-2012 09:20 AM by walterdlewis

I feel like a fool even posting this, but I might have ruined my Bed Rock 605...

5 12-14-2012 08:41 AM
View JADobson's profile

Can only get one saw: rip or crosscut

12-13-2012 03:52 PM by JADobson

My wife decided she wanted to get me a saw for Christmas and told me to pick ...

12 12-13-2012 10:40 PM
View dahenley's profile

is my saw a Rip or Crosscut?

12-13-2012 12:55 AM by dahenley

i purchased an 8” 20TPI W.Tyzack, Sons & Turner No 120 saw off Ebay...

7 12-13-2012 02:14 PM
View Scott Seganti's profile

The Workings of a Hand Plane Video

12-11-2012 09:20 AM by Scott Seganti

Highland Woodworking posted this video on Twitter and I thought it was worth ...

1 12-13-2012 02:14 AM
View 12strings's profile

Short Scrub vs. longer Jack/Fore?

12-10-2012 03:23 PM by 12strings

For initial roughing of lumber, such that may have pronounced cupping or warp...

32 12-12-2012 09:39 PM
View DIYaholic's profile (online now)

PSA: Handplane CraigList post, ya might want to see?!?

12-12-2012 06:11 AM by DIYaholic

Here is a CL post, I thought the traditionalists and handtool folks m...

4 12-12-2012 01:24 PM
View RussellAP's profile

One-Hand Ratcheting Band Clamp

12-11-2012 12:23 PM by RussellAP

I have four corner clamps, but I was thinking that this would be great to tig...

7 12-12-2012 03:19 AM
View mporter's profile

Branding Iron Source?

12-04-2012 12:35 AM by mporter

Not sure if this is the right forum for this, but for the woodworkers out the...

14 12-11-2012 08:38 PM
View b2rtch's profile

Liogier hand stiched wood raps

12-11-2012 02:35 PM by b2rtch

I was not going to post this but someone else “got me started” by...

2 12-11-2012 07:29 PM
View b2rtch's profile

What is" American Pattern File"?

12-11-2012 12:20 PM by b2rtch

I am looking at buying a new set of files.On Amazon they have sets that are a...

9 12-11-2012 05:15 PM
View Tedstor's profile

If you need a strop

12-10-2012 03:16 PM by Tedstor

I bought a piece of leather/strop off this ebay seller a few months back. The...

10 12-10-2012 08:20 PM
View JMott's profile

Jack plane for newbie

12-10-2012 02:41 AM by JMott

I’m new to fine(ish) woodworking, but have a lot of experience with rou...

14 12-10-2012 05:02 PM
View Tag84's profile

Sharpening stones

12-09-2012 04:32 PM by Tag84

Hi everyone,I just ordered a japanese waterstone for my japanese chisels, a 2...

8 12-09-2012 10:41 PM
View JSB's profile

Christmas, $25 limit...what would you ask for?

12-02-2012 03:45 AM by JSB

Having a $25 limit. What would you buy yourself for christmas? I can think of...

27 12-09-2012 10:01 PM
View b2rtch's profile

How do you store your hand tools

12-03-2012 10:53 AM by b2rtch

I am redesigning and rebuilding the rack on the wall just behind my bench on ...

48 12-09-2012 08:34 PM
View willie's profile

Rollis multi-tool

12-04-2012 07:21 PM by willie

After searching all of my resources, I can only find one ment...

7 12-09-2012 04:39 AM
View Brett's profile

Anybody collect or use Alumo 1A planes?

08-28-2012 05:49 PM by Brett

I bought an Alumo 1 weatherstripping plane a few weeks ago at a flea market, ...

3 12-09-2012 02:56 AM
View JohnChung's profile (online now)

LeeValley anti-rust

12-03-2012 05:03 PM by JohnChung

Does anyone have any idea what LV uses for the handplane anti-rust? I canR...

5 12-09-2012 12:18 AM
View Dan'um Style's profile

Cool old c-clamps Craigslist

12-08-2012 03:35 AM by Dan'um Style

These look like some nice ones.

10 12-08-2012 09:28 PM

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