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Plow Plane Help

763 days ago by Infernal2

Howdy LJ, I picked up this beautiful specimen of a plow plane from a recen...

10 763 days ago
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Vise advise

784 days ago by Boatman53

I really like the threads here where everyone can add their own info onto one...

14 763 days ago
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First plane: #4 smooth or block?

770 days ago by jimmyhopps

about to pick up my first plane. i can imagine myself buying a second or thi...

19 764 days ago
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Mystery Plane

765 days ago by skennedy

My son just bought me a new hand plane today for father’s day and as is...

6 764 days ago
View Texchappy's profile

Did I do OK on an ebay try plane?

764 days ago by Texchappy

Here’s what I won…

3 764 days ago
View Brett's profile

White oak for drawboring pegs

764 days ago by Brett

Planning ahead for when I start assembling my Roubo bench later this summer: ...

3 764 days ago
View Brett's profile

Dog holes: how close to front of bench?

764 days ago by Brett

I’m thinking about installing a Veritas Quick-Release Sliding Tail Vise...

9 764 days ago
View 12strings's profile

Wooden Rabbet plane

765 days ago by 12strings

Any tips for making an old wooden rabbet plane work really well? I’ve ...

4 764 days ago
View Alexandre's profile

Your Favourite/Dream Chisels

769 days ago by Alexandre

Hey guys, what are your dream chisels and your favourite hand chisels?My favo...

17 764 days ago
View Texchappy's profile

Another Saw Question... smaller rip/resawing

766 days ago by Texchappy

I’ve decided instead of randomly trying to go through and learn woodwor...

8 764 days ago
View JamieH's profile

No. 3 and No. 6 Bailey score...

766 days ago by JamieH

Scored these the past two weeks. The No. 3, type 19, had been in a hardware s...

2 764 days ago
View Bearpie's profile

My new old plane

766 days ago by Bearpie

I went yard sale hopping/shopping/browsing and found this little gem in a box...

17 764 days ago
View Joe_B's profile

antique hand tool ID

767 days ago by Joe_B

Hi everyone, I am hoping that someone out there can help me ID...

16 767 days ago
View dmr400's profile

Which or are any of these Disston saws worth cleaning up?

769 days ago by dmr400

Hello all, first poster here. Been lurking for too long :) I’m slow...

4 767 days ago
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Miniaturized "Roubo" Book Stand

790 days ago by ShipWreck

I have been playing around with a few versions of these over the last 10 days...

3 767 days ago
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Bench plane question

769 days ago by chpap

Hello, i am a new member here, yesterday i found on a toolstore a rare Peugot...

10 768 days ago
View bandit571's profile

Four planes...

776 days ago by bandit571

Showed up at my doorstep, wanting a new home.. Lets see, a Fulton 14”...

14 768 days ago
View Texchappy's profile

What the bedding angle on the Hock Block Plane kit?

768 days ago by Texchappy

Pretty much what I asked above. What is it set to out of the box?

5 768 days ago
View Brett's profile

Handsaw: 26" too long for woodworking?

768 days ago by Brett

I’ve read some comments recently that 26”, a fairly common length...

4 768 days ago
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Eastern or Western

771 days ago by woodworker59

Had so much fun with my last question about dovetails, thought I would throw ...

13 769 days ago

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