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Scrapers or sandpaper for parquet flooring

06-01-2014 03:25 PM by JohnChung

Please share your experience with repairing parquet flooring. I have tried to...

6 06-09-2014 08:56 AM
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Axe for carpentry

06-08-2014 03:04 PM by JohnChung

How many actually own an axe and use it for carpentry? I can’t seem to ...

8 06-09-2014 04:47 AM
View William Shelley's profile

Pipe clamps - Will I ever be satisfied?

06-07-2014 06:59 PM by William Shelley

This post might come off as something of a rant. But I imagine that I’m...

21 06-09-2014 02:57 AM
View Sawdustmaker115's profile

What's The Name Of This Thing

05-31-2014 01:09 AM by Sawdustmaker115

Hello guys, i picked this up earlier today at a garage sale with a bunch of o...

27 06-09-2014 01:03 AM
View Grasshopper000's profile

Advice on Vises

06-02-2014 02:15 AM by Grasshopper000

I’m in the middle of building my first bench, and I’m to the poin...

18 06-08-2014 11:41 PM
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Panel Planes?

05-24-2014 12:45 PM by Grasshopper000

Just watched an old episode of Woodright’s Shop (love it) and had a que...

8 06-08-2014 07:14 PM
View dubois's profile

A favored tool

06-07-2014 10:46 PM by dubois

Hello, This is my axe, a carpentry axe sure and true but no longer are the...

6 06-08-2014 04:03 PM
View siavosh's profile

Recommendations for medium grit waterstone?

06-08-2014 06:37 AM by siavosh

My Norton 1000/4000 waterstone is getting pretty thin and I’m looking t...

1 06-08-2014 12:46 PM
View BigRedKnothead's profile

Hand plane Addicts Anonymous

02-07-2013 05:27 PM by BigRedKnothead

Hi, my name is Red, and I am a hand plane addict. It’s been 3 days sinc...

82 06-08-2014 06:35 AM
View bandit571's profile (online now)

DRI Industries Work Shops ??

06-07-2014 09:54 PM by bandit571

One of the items in a recent ebay win was a plastic bag full of parts. The...

1 06-08-2014 12:01 AM
View lumberjoe's profile

Disston national hardware special?

06-07-2014 08:58 PM by lumberjoe

I got this saw for 5 bucks. Plate is straight, minimal rust and almost no pi...

2 06-07-2014 11:27 PM
View bobasaurus's profile

craigslist alert for Denver lumberjocks

06-06-2014 09:13 PM by bobasaurus Just found this hand tool...

4 06-06-2014 11:55 PM
View Bart Steed's profile

Restoring Plane Irons

06-05-2014 02:21 PM by Bart Steed

I’ve restored several old hand planes now and have all of the bodies, t...

13 06-05-2014 11:46 PM
View bandit571's profile (online now)

Wood for a Handscrew clamp

06-04-2014 03:06 PM by bandit571

One of the four pieces Iwon last night is a kit to make 12” wood jawed ...

4 06-05-2014 05:53 PM
View bludhemn's profile

What I am doing wrong with this hand plane?

06-02-2014 05:38 AM by bludhemn

Hello I’m trying to plane a rough sawn pine plank, but the hand plan...

38 06-05-2014 05:05 AM
View poopiekat's profile

Some More Recent Hand Plane Acquisitions

06-01-2014 10:08 PM by poopiekat

There are still some decent deals out there, on vintage planes, if you want t...

22 06-05-2014 12:16 AM
View larson1170's profile

Need help from the plane Gurus

06-02-2014 02:15 PM by larson1170

So I was back home for my nephews B-day this weekend and my dad gave me this ...

5 06-04-2014 01:14 AM
View cdnstudentwoodworker's profile

Parts of a breast drill chuck ?

06-03-2014 12:46 AM by cdnstudentwoodworker

I just got an old mohawk shelburne breast drill from the 30’s and messe...

1 06-03-2014 11:25 PM
View bandit571's profile (online now)

Old School Cordless Drill?

05-31-2014 06:41 PM by bandit571

Picked this thing up this morning, costs a whopping$1.50 Has a set of numb...

6 06-01-2014 06:52 PM
View ColonelTravis's profile

How to date a Stanley level?

06-01-2014 07:01 AM by ColonelTravis

Hey babe, you have a library card? I wanna check you out! Been wanting to ...

5 06-01-2014 05:12 PM

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