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12-16-2013 01:29 AM by DKV

I have been dinking around with woodworking for about six years and seriously...

19 12-16-2013 11:13 PM
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Wood working posters/paintings/renaissance pictures

12-15-2013 07:30 PM by Holbs

about to jump down in the shop and start my 4th practice set of dovetails. I...

3 12-16-2013 05:55 AM
View shaver's profile

Finally tuned up my G4

12-12-2013 03:05 AM by shaver

What a pain to get just-right.. once it’s dialed-in, though, no need t...

1 12-15-2013 09:24 PM
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choice between planes

12-08-2013 10:16 PM by VTdscglfr

So I have an opportunity to purchase either a rabbit block plane, medium shou...

11 12-15-2013 06:20 PM
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To buy or not to buy

12-14-2013 03:02 PM by Posty

So obviously Christmas is coming and also my birthday is two days befor Chris...

16 12-15-2013 04:05 PM
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What is the origin of calling the tail vise a wagon vise?

12-11-2013 06:13 AM by TopamaxSurvivor

Anyone know the origin of calling the tail vise a wagon vise?

9 12-13-2013 03:24 PM
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12" Parallel Clamps - Useful or pass and get 24" clamps?

12-13-2013 03:39 AM by paxorion

LJs The recent Jet clamp sale has begun the parallel clamp addiction of my...

7 12-13-2013 02:35 PM
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Why leevalley, why...

12-10-2013 01:56 AM by lateralus819

Dont know if anyone noticed, but lee valley sells the adjustment lever kit to...

7 12-13-2013 02:35 PM
View mak's profile

Japanning Advice

11-25-2013 02:34 AM by mak

I recently cleaned up a Stanley Bailey No 5 and I need some advice on the jap...

13 12-12-2013 11:36 AM
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Hand planing zebrawood

12-11-2013 09:12 PM by NinjaAssassin

So I’ve got a board of zebrawood that I’m trying to plane. It se...

7 12-11-2013 11:17 PM
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Veritas tenon saws... finally!

12-11-2013 12:40 AM by nwbusa

Link Been waiting for LV to release these for a while now. Some will ...

7 12-11-2013 10:21 PM
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Jewelry burnisher

12-11-2013 03:36 PM by 12strings

Has anyone used a jewelry burnisher for their card scrapers? You can get t...

2 12-11-2013 07:26 PM
View Druid's profile

Another Source for Tools and Veneer

12-10-2013 09:12 PM by Druid

I recently came across a website for a source of tools and veneer that I had ...

5 12-11-2013 11:09 AM
View ToddJB's profile

Killer deal on Work sharp 3000 if your near Dubuque IA

12-10-2013 09:10 PM by ToddJB

Sears has a reconditioned Work Sharp 3000 for $60. Pick up only. http://ww...

0 12-10-2013 09:10 PM
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mitrebox query

12-09-2013 03:00 AM by realcowtown_eric

does anyone out in lumberjocksland have an instruction booklet/pamphlet for a...

3 12-10-2013 02:41 AM
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Porter Cable 121

12-09-2013 06:46 PM by supervato

Does anybody have a porter cable 121 oscillating spindle sander they would li...

2 12-10-2013 02:15 AM
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Citric Acid vs. Electrolysis

12-09-2013 10:28 PM by robdbeal

Hi everybody, I’m just trying to get started with some woodworking and ...

4 12-09-2013 11:59 PM
View Schoffleine's profile

Would someone with Narex chisels do me a favor and measure the socket size?

12-08-2013 04:21 AM by Schoffleine

I’m currently away from my home but have access to a few woodworking to...

7 12-09-2013 04:12 AM
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Sargent 409 Plane. Help me identify Type

12-05-2013 10:25 PM by RoaringShepherd

I have a question about my Sargent 409 Plane. I am havin...

29 12-09-2013 04:04 AM
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Your Favorite Tool for Under $30

12-03-2013 04:19 PM by TheWoodenOyster

Guys, I am trying to think of some good tools to put on my Christmas list....

43 12-09-2013 03:58 AM

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