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Stanley #2

11-02-2016 02:42 PM by Ub1chris

I got a good deal (free) on a Stanley #2 last spring. I haven’t used it...

4 11-03-2016 01:58 AM
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11-02-2016 12:54 PM by GR8HUNTER local craigslist has tons ...

2 11-02-2016 09:43 PM
View Ray's profile

freeware 2d drafting SW

11-02-2016 03:13 AM by Ray

I would like to find a program that would simply allow me to create 2 dimensi...

7 11-02-2016 07:17 PM
View ahillla's profile

help identifying eggbeater drill

10-31-2016 02:32 AM by ahillla

I haven’t been able to find this type of eggbeater drill online yet. I&...

4 11-01-2016 04:22 AM
View Sam's profile

Question about Sargent dado planes

10-15-2016 01:48 PM by Sam

For the last few days, I’ve been searching the internet for information...

12 11-01-2016 12:44 AM
View BigDaddy1966's profile

Rounding Plane

10-30-2016 02:24 PM by BigDaddy1966

I saw one of these on TV and would like to find a vintage one for my collecti...

2 10-30-2016 11:04 PM
View Lemwise's profile

Nothing else sharpens like a Coticule.

10-29-2016 09:36 PM by Lemwise

Bought this beautiful La Veinette/BBW natural combination stone because there...

2 10-29-2016 10:36 PM
View bbasiaga's profile

Plane troubleshooting Help

10-28-2016 02:59 AM by bbasiaga

I have a Stanley No5, which I believe is a type 13. I’ve got it cleane...

5 10-28-2016 09:52 PM
View Robertd's profile

Check out this tool auction

10-27-2016 12:58 PM by Robertd

Hey heads up if you live in central Pa or within driving distance here is an ...

5 10-27-2016 07:16 PM
View Woodiewannabe's profile

Wood Chisel Makers and Their Trademarks

10-06-2016 03:24 AM by Woodiewannabe

Hello All, I don’t know about any of you, but I run across lots of...

14 10-27-2016 07:11 PM
View AaronK's profile

krenov style jointer - question about details

10-27-2016 02:51 PM by AaronK

So I’m building a ~ 24” laminated jointer. I have a couple questi...

2 10-27-2016 06:27 PM
View Marn64's profile

Expanding my tool collection with some non-Stanley planes, any leads?

10-26-2016 02:39 PM by Marn64

Hey everybody,So I have been collecting mostly Stanley’s for quite some...

1 10-27-2016 11:01 AM
View cag0331's profile

Any idea what kind of plane this is?

10-26-2016 07:04 PM by cag0331

I bought this plane at a flea market for a couple dollars. No brand markings ...

5 10-27-2016 10:33 AM
View JADobson's profile

Long Shot: Need parts for a post drill

10-26-2016 04:41 PM by JADobson

Hey everyone,This is probably a long shot but I picked up a post drill for $2...

1 10-27-2016 12:06 AM
View MrRon's profile

Another expensive Tool from Woodpecker

10-25-2016 05:51 PM by MrRon

The latest one-of-a-kind tool from Woodpecker is a machine that makes dowels....

12 10-26-2016 08:40 PM
View Marn64's profile

Replacement blades for smaller planes?

10-25-2016 07:13 PM by Marn64

Hey Everyone,So recently I have been looking for new blades for my smaller pl...

9 10-26-2016 06:16 PM
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Stanley 602 cleaning update

10-24-2016 09:57 PM by Marn64

Hey everybody,All is going well with the type 3 602 that I am cleaning, I jus...

9 10-26-2016 12:35 AM
View BigJohn's profile

What do you use for drawer side material?

10-24-2016 03:46 PM by BigJohn

I use maple or poplar a lot, but I end up sending half of it to the shaving p...

11 10-25-2016 03:36 PM
View poopiekat's profile

A Great Lead on Some Vintage Planes and Tools, Tucson Az

03-21-2014 04:09 PM by poopiekat

This is an Estate Sale that somebody advised me about, starting Saturday....

38 10-24-2016 10:49 PM
View adot45's profile

Can you identify this?

10-24-2016 05:42 PM by adot45

I think it is a part to another tool but don’t know.

6 10-24-2016 10:42 PM

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