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Sears parts prices.

04-21-2016 12:16 AM by bold1

I was using my Sears Craftsman 1/2” drill the other day backing out scr...

13 04-22-2016 05:13 PM
View Makai's profile

Parts for Stanley #5 hand plane

04-21-2016 05:05 PM by Makai

Aloha, I realize I could just pick up a bolt at the hardware store, but I wou...

7 04-21-2016 07:43 PM
View JeffP's profile

Folding ruler - I don't get it

04-16-2016 11:19 PM by JeffP

So, I think I must be missing the point. I have seen a number of youtube v...

66 04-21-2016 05:18 PM
View andy6601's profile

Planing Knots

12-17-2012 12:23 PM by andy6601

I have been working with a lot of pine lately and I have been doing my best t...

21 04-21-2016 03:15 PM
View DW833's profile

Picked up five stanley planes at flea market

04-21-2016 02:51 AM by DW833

Came across several hand planes recently. Today picked up five stanley plane...

8 04-21-2016 01:09 PM
View bbasiaga's profile

New Old Plane - Stanley #7C

04-20-2016 02:46 AM by bbasiaga

I found this at a local antique place. I figured what the heck – it wa...

19 04-20-2016 11:13 PM
View Troy Cleckler 's profile

Stanley Plane identification help

04-20-2016 01:00 AM by Troy Cleckler

So I found this Bailey plane at a antique shop. Picked it up because I’...

4 04-20-2016 09:04 PM
View PaBull's profile

Shapton professional on glass??

04-19-2016 03:03 PM by PaBull

Hallo fellow LJ’s, i was listening to one of the latest FWW podcasts wh...

10 04-20-2016 04:12 PM
View Purrmaster's profile

Should I modify this veneer scraper?

04-16-2016 03:04 AM by Purrmaster

I just got this veneer scraper at Woodcraft:

20 04-20-2016 02:26 PM
View Theplumber's profile

Help me identify this plane

04-19-2016 09:06 PM by Theplumber

Does anyone know the brand or history of this plane. I’m very curious. ...

0 04-19-2016 09:06 PM
View MrRon's profile

I hate Bessey clamps

04-15-2016 07:18 PM by MrRon

I have 6 Bessey bar clamps and I curse them when I have to use them. They are...

20 04-19-2016 03:11 PM
View mandatory66's profile

Long Stanley #2

04-17-2016 11:57 PM by mandatory66

I have a LN #2 plane for a couple of years and i spotted an old Stanley #2 at...

6 04-19-2016 01:18 AM
View TuffO's profile

Questions From a Newbie Handtool WoodWorker

03-17-2016 05:48 AM by TuffO

Hello gentleman! Long time lurker here. Finally posting and ready to ask som...

14 04-18-2016 05:20 PM
View Autorotate's profile

New to Hand Tools

03-16-2016 10:58 PM by Autorotate

I am interested in adding hand tools to my collection. I am set to take a few...

15 04-18-2016 05:17 PM
View JustplaneJeff's profile

Auction Haul in Indy

03-22-2016 02:20 AM by JustplaneJeff

Attended the MJD toll auction this past weekend and came away with some m...

6 04-18-2016 05:13 PM
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More antique tool Pictures as requested

03-28-2016 12:04 AM by JustplaneJeff

Some of the spoils from the mjd tool auction, i...

1 04-18-2016 05:09 PM
View Sharpeye's profile

eBay finds

03-17-2016 02:35 PM by Sharpeye

Bought these both on eBay and received them yesterday. No. 5 Stanley Bailey f...

10 04-18-2016 05:02 PM
View CookCrafted's profile

Choise between a Stanley #4 and Millers Fall 900

03-31-2016 12:25 AM by CookCrafted

A woodworker I know is willing to sell both of these planes. I am looking fo...

12 04-18-2016 04:55 PM
View KenTenn's profile

Period Correct?

04-14-2016 04:39 PM by KenTenn

Which is appropriate for a Stanley # 10 Type 8 tote?

3 04-18-2016 04:51 PM
View drcodfish's profile

A plane and simple question

04-04-2016 07:51 PM by drcodfish

I bought a box of planes last year. Seemed like a good deal because there we...

10 04-18-2016 04:50 PM

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