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View abdullah58's profile

are all flexcut tools good or bad?

03-22-2017 04:05 PM by abdullah58

I got a flexcut review in a website. They are over praised review of flexcut....

5 03-22-2017 07:02 PM
View Don W's profile

Milbro plane information

08-11-2011 04:29 PM by Don W

I purchased this plane on ebay. I bought it because it was advertised as an a...

16 03-22-2017 12:27 AM
View Shiants's profile

1/64th rabbet sole gouge

03-21-2017 02:37 PM by Shiants

I bought a No. 78 rabbet/filister jobby with some minor scratches and a 1/64t...

3 03-21-2017 06:58 PM
View primmer's profile

Need help identifying at tool

03-20-2017 02:29 PM by primmer

Good morning to all. My father in law recently bought these tools and cant f...

7 03-20-2017 04:45 PM
View agolstudio's profile

fitting a pm-v11 blade on a Lie-Nielsen

03-20-2017 02:33 PM by agolstudio

Hi,I think the title pretty much says it all :) I heard many good reviews on ...

0 03-20-2017 02:33 PM
View nadavpev's profile

follow up- stages in dimensioning lumber

03-18-2017 05:57 PM by nadavpev

Hi,As a follow up to my previous question on purchasing a plane/planes for jo...

4 03-20-2017 12:16 AM
View woodywoodwood's profile

Victor by Stanley user reviews, any out there?

03-17-2017 02:13 PM by woodywoodwood

Hello there, I have these Victor by Stanley hand planes (1104, 1120) mfg. ...

8 03-19-2017 09:54 PM
View Ron Aylor's profile (online now)

Birds of a Feather (redux)

11-07-2016 05:51 PM by Ron Aylor

NOTE: Revised from original post to be more inclusive (thanks, Andy!).  Tryin...

219 03-19-2017 06:18 PM
View r33tc0w's profile

Stanley Center Square 46-101

03-17-2017 08:18 PM by r33tc0w

Any one have one of these?

2 03-18-2017 11:30 PM
View WoodWorkJosh's profile

Hand saw dating

03-18-2017 05:30 PM by WoodWorkJosh

Hello fellow hand tool woodworkers. I just picked up a couple...

4 03-18-2017 08:58 PM
View newwoodbutcher's profile

How often do you flatten your Shapton stones?

03-11-2017 04:50 AM by newwoodbutcher

I flatten my Shapton stones after every use, sometimes during use. What do...

6 03-18-2017 01:35 PM
View pontic's profile

Can you guess where thes planes came from?

03-17-2017 10:10 PM by pontic

Hint they are pre world war II. Are they made of rosewoo...

2 03-18-2017 05:53 AM
View Stew81's profile

Tool Gloat

03-16-2017 08:38 PM by Stew81

Went to one of the best estate sale I’ve ever been to this morning....

10 03-17-2017 06:40 PM
View JohnnyBoy1981's profile

Can anybody tell me anything about this plane?

03-16-2017 02:57 AM by JohnnyBoy1981

I bought this plane at a local woodworking store. The plating on the cap seem...

24 03-17-2017 12:28 PM
View Marn64's profile

Vise restoration

03-15-2017 09:30 PM by Marn64

Hey everyone,So I recently got this rusty as all hell vise from the scrap pil...

9 03-17-2017 12:02 PM
View Rammstein1224's profile

Any measuring tools with tenths of an inch?

03-14-2017 12:34 AM by Rammstein1224

As an engineer i spend my entire day in the world of thousandths of an inch. ...

51 03-17-2017 11:58 AM
View r33tc0w's profile

J&R Dodge Sheffield Hand Plane

01-28-2017 03:31 PM by r33tc0w

I’ve been searching but have only found limited information on this pla...

14 03-16-2017 07:38 PM
View harriw's profile

eBay Hand Plane Score

03-13-2017 11:05 PM by harriw

Hey guys, I’m having WAY too much fun cleaning all of these up at th...

8 03-16-2017 04:20 AM
View Marn64's profile

candidate for infill plane conversion, what do you all think?

03-11-2017 06:39 PM by Marn64

got this Craftsman Stanley no. 5 equivalent today for 8 dollars. I am thinkin...

9 03-16-2017 12:48 AM
View Klickitat's profile

Curtis Buchanan Videos

08-03-2013 09:16 PM by Klickitat

Have you seen this set of videos on Youtube? From selecting the logs to a fin...

5 03-15-2017 06:12 PM

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