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Locking Pin Replacement for Millers Falls Miter Box

08-11-2015 05:07 PM by UltraMagnus

I picked up an All Steel miter box by Millers Falls, cleaned it up and now it...

5 11-18-2015 07:28 PM
View Bill White's profile

HAH! Gotcha!

11-17-2015 10:09 PM by Bill White

For all degrees of use, practically new BAHCO #301 coping saw. Blade was tra...

6 11-18-2015 03:39 PM
View dbw's profile

Stanley Sweetheart Plane

11-14-2015 04:50 PM by dbw

I just bought a used Stanley Sweetheart 12-136 #4 smoothing plane on ebay. I ...

4 11-16-2015 12:10 PM
View treesner's profile

Stiff hands from axe/adze work?

11-14-2015 07:43 PM by treesner

Hey guys I was curious if anyone else hands cramp up from a lot of carving wi...

22 11-16-2015 08:20 AM
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Black Friday 2015 - Jet Parallel Clamps 50% Off

11-16-2015 03:11 AM by paxorion

PSA – I stopped by Woodcraft in Delaware to pick up some band/strap cla...

2 11-16-2015 05:12 AM
View CFrye's profile

Millers Falls mystery tool?

11-13-2015 01:33 PM by CFrye

Found this gizmo at a flea market the other day. Approx 3×2x1/2” i...

14 11-16-2015 12:38 AM
View Dan Krager's profile

Stanley brace jaw spring

04-13-2013 12:53 AM by Dan Krager

I have a Stanley No 965 10 in brace with the setup pictured. I believe there...

11 11-14-2015 02:34 AM
View Beatnik's profile

What are These Tools

11-10-2015 12:34 PM by Beatnik

Yes, another what’s it. Any idea on these ? Already identified the rule...

10 11-11-2015 09:02 PM
View Crashtest450's profile

Mystery Disston saws

11-11-2015 07:06 PM by Crashtest450

Hey All! This is my first post… I recently bought a lot of handsaws ...

2 11-11-2015 08:55 PM
View wmgworks's profile

Help Shopping For Hand Saws

11-11-2015 05:24 PM by wmgworks

I’m pretty new to buying hand saws and want to pick up a rip and a cros...

6 11-11-2015 06:51 PM
View poopiekat's profile

Spoke Shaves of Your Dreams

10-18-2014 05:41 PM by poopiekat

The HOYD thread has solved so many issues, answered so many questions, and co...

125 11-11-2015 07:04 AM
View PaulHWood's profile

Stanley No. 98

11-10-2015 01:36 PM by PaulHWood

Anyone with good ideas for getting the screw out. It was partially stripped ...

8 11-10-2015 09:27 PM
View BubbaIBA's profile

Sharpening Iron

10-29-2015 02:31 PM by BubbaIBA

I finished the bath Wall Cabinet and it is hung. Work is insane, when betw...

16 11-10-2015 09:17 PM
View HorizontalMike's profile

Sargent Planes-Information NOT in Heckel's 2nd Ed. Guide

02-26-2013 03:37 PM by HorizontalMike

I have been sitting on this information over the past two years, and after re...

127 11-10-2015 06:25 PM
View Shareya's profile

Help Me Identify This Tool!

11-04-2015 04:39 AM by Shareya

I’m a student of Building & Construction Technologies at Jo...

36 11-09-2015 06:43 PM
View konnon6's profile

hand plan retsoration

11-08-2015 03:41 AM by konnon6

Is there someone here that restores hand planes that is reasonable in cost.I ...

9 11-08-2015 11:28 PM
View dbw's profile

Stanley Bailey Jack plane without patent date

11-08-2015 04:17 PM by dbw

I’m thinking of buying an old Stanley Bailey Jack plane. I asked the se...

2 11-08-2015 11:12 PM
View yourpaldan's profile

Cabinet Scraper Sharpening

10-29-2015 03:32 AM by yourpaldan

Hi guys, First posting, but been reading the forum for a while now.Just be...

10 11-08-2015 06:12 PM
View Klickitat's profile

Show us your homemade tools.

07-18-2013 03:40 PM by Klickitat

I have been drooling on router planes for a while now and last night I came a...

15 11-08-2015 05:35 AM
View DarrylF's profile

L. Bailey Boston #1 Spokeshave (Pat. 1858) & Fulton 8" Drawknife

11-06-2015 06:44 PM by DarrylF

Hello all, I’m posting to find out a little about what people know of t...

2 11-08-2015 12:53 AM

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