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View corpmule's profile

Now What?!?

06-27-2012 01:20 AM by corpmule

I better start learning how to restore these planes, that’s what! Ov...

7 06-27-2012 04:47 AM
View Brett's profile

Mallet for mortising chisel?

06-24-2012 10:18 PM by Brett

What type of mallet is best for use with a mortising chisel? Is a standard w...

4 06-26-2012 05:53 PM
View poopiekat's profile

The Complete Stanley Hand Tool Collection?

06-23-2012 01:01 AM by poopiekat

Just wondering… other than perhaps a museum in New Britain CT, or possi...

21 06-26-2012 12:35 PM
View Alexandre's profile

Which is earlier, made in england or usa?

06-24-2012 11:10 PM by Alexandre

Hey guys, I have a question, I have a stanley Bailey #5.It is made in England...

3 06-25-2012 12:53 PM
View bandit571's profile

Handsaw Jointer?

06-24-2012 10:34 PM by bandit571

I picked up one of them the other day, at a yard sale. Sitting beside a s...

3 06-25-2012 01:32 AM
View Brett's profile

Glueing workbench top: maximum gap?

06-23-2012 04:54 PM by Brett

I’m starting to glue the assemblies that will make up the top of my Rou...

5 06-25-2012 12:22 AM
View bandit571's profile

A tale of three handplanes

06-24-2012 03:11 PM by bandit571

Two from a yard sale, one from a auction. The Auction Plane is just a Stan...

4 06-24-2012 09:52 PM
View BubbaIBA's profile

Flatting Backs of Iron

06-23-2012 06:29 AM by BubbaIBA

I received a new to me Pexto 3/4” chisel a couple of weeks ago. Tonigh...

1 06-23-2012 07:10 AM
View Brett's profile

Shortening a long miter saw to make a tenon saw?

06-21-2012 04:25 PM by Brett

Crazy idea about backsaws: I come across more old miter saws that are abou...

3 06-23-2012 02:26 AM
View Derek Cohen's profile

Accessory Blades for the Veritas Small Plow

05-23-2012 04:00 PM by Derek Cohen

This is a short pictorial on setting up the Small Plow to cut T&Gs. This ...

2 06-22-2012 02:44 PM
View americanwoodworker's profile

For all you pallet warriors

06-22-2012 01:19 PM by americanwoodworker

I found this awhile back and thought would share it with you. Not sure if it...

4 06-22-2012 02:43 PM
View Ripthorn's profile

Workbench Construction Questions

06-22-2012 12:26 PM by Ripthorn

I am working on my workbench, making it out of doug fir, but have a couple qu...

5 06-22-2012 01:35 PM
View gawthrrw's profile

Where are you Right angle Block plane?

06-16-2012 04:58 PM by gawthrrw

Ok, I feel like i’ve got pretty good over the years finding information...

16 06-22-2012 05:30 AM
View maljr1980's profile

still searching for planes

09-14-2011 05:42 AM by maljr1980

anyone know anything about a line of planes made in india carried by traditio...

23 06-21-2012 02:34 AM
View Wickate's profile

New To Woodworking; Questions About Planes Just Purchased

06-19-2012 04:46 PM by Wickate

Greetings fellow Jocks. I’ve been lurking on the site for quite a while...

20 06-20-2012 08:05 PM
View davidroberts's profile

Question or Two for the Hand Plane Users

06-20-2012 02:01 AM by davidroberts

I’ve developed a slight case of plane-itus having spend the better part...

8 06-20-2012 03:31 PM
View nibbib's profile

Does anyone know what type of plane this is?

06-18-2012 08:16 PM by nibbib

I acquired this at an auction and I cannot identify it at all. The only marki...

10 06-20-2012 02:10 PM
View Brett's profile

Why $22?

06-18-2012 04:02 PM by Brett

I see a lot of hand tools at antique malls priced at $22. Is there a reason ...

9 06-20-2012 02:44 AM
View Infernal2's profile

Plow Plane Help

06-19-2012 06:46 PM by Infernal2

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

10 06-19-2012 08:51 PM
View Boatman53's profile

Vise advise

05-30-2012 02:53 AM by Boatman53

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

14 06-19-2012 01:45 PM

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