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View Dagobah's profile

What chisel for squaring up a 3/4" plywood dado?

11-29-2016 04:49 PM by Dagobah

Working on a project where I need to square up multiple 3/4” plywood da...

10 11-29-2016 05:42 PM
View Marn64's profile

Stanley plane parts pricing question

11-26-2016 11:39 PM by Marn64

Hey everyone, So I have some spare plane parts I am considering selling, and ...

3 11-28-2016 07:28 PM
View brtech's profile

Loose Tote on used Stanley No 5

02-01-2013 02:26 PM by brtech

Bought a used Stanley No 5 plane from ebay. Decent price, good transaction, ...

12 11-28-2016 04:57 PM
View wilbrijo06's profile

Chisel Flattening

11-20-2016 09:25 PM by wilbrijo06

Guys - I’ve been “honing” the poo out of this 3/4”...

16 11-28-2016 03:52 PM
View bbasiaga's profile (online now)

Anyone have the Veritas Scottish Miter Plane?

11-19-2016 02:23 PM by bbasiaga,230,41182,48945 ...

7 11-28-2016 05:38 AM
View CharlieM1958's profile

Calling All You Just Plain Plane Geniuses

11-20-2012 07:09 PM by CharlieM1958

Anybody know anything of interest about these planes or this manufacturer? ...

17 11-27-2016 10:22 PM
View Bayman50's profile

Mystery tool parts identity

11-21-2016 11:25 PM by Bayman50

I need some help in identifying a couple of parts that I am scratching my...

6 11-27-2016 10:00 PM
View Axle505's profile

Newest acquisition

11-27-2016 09:28 PM by Axle505

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View Axle505's profile

Refurbishing a Disston D-23 Rip Saw

11-26-2016 11:21 PM by Axle505

Got this yesterday. To the best of my determination, I have a pre-1928 Di...

1 11-26-2016 11:28 PM
View Marn64's profile

Lateral adjuster problems

11-25-2016 08:31 PM by Marn64

Hey everyone,So today I found this mint condition Stanley no 3 type 19 plane ...

3 11-26-2016 12:08 AM
View Nicholas Hall's profile

Linear Bearing for leg vise

12-31-2013 10:59 PM by Nicholas Hall

I saw an interesting post about the use of a linear bearing in lieu of the tr...

13 11-25-2016 02:55 AM
View curliejones's profile

Great budget glue brush!

11-24-2016 12:03 PM by curliejones

Perhaps just a handy shop tip! I bought a red Betty Crocker basting brush som...

3 11-24-2016 05:55 PM
View Caradawc's profile

Miter box saw help

11-23-2016 01:34 PM by Caradawc

Evening all. I picked up this saw for a couple of bucks yesterday. Though...

6 11-24-2016 04:29 AM
View ClutteredShop's profile

Ususual bit bracc

11-21-2016 02:44 PM by ClutteredShop

I recently acquired a bit brace that is pretty unusual. It has a ratchet mec...

3 11-22-2016 09:18 PM
View Bayman50's profile

Mystery tool parts

11-21-2016 11:23 PM by Bayman50

I need some help in identifying a couple of parts that I am scratching my hea...

1 11-22-2016 12:00 AM
View PurpLev's profile

Lee Valley Cyber Monday deals

11-26-2012 07:35 AM by PurpLev

just thought I’d point it out if anyone might be interested – Lee...

43 11-21-2016 05:06 PM
View wilbrijo06's profile

Newbie: Plane Restoration

11-17-2016 09:47 PM by wilbrijo06

Hey all, I have a nice Bailey No. 8. It’s mostly good, but thereR...

14 11-21-2016 04:57 PM
View JackDuren's profile

Kreg Automaxx sliding clamp

11-21-2016 02:46 PM by JackDuren

Anybody use them? Worth the money? Can they be cut down if a shorter length i...

1 11-21-2016 02:53 PM
View adot45's profile

Barn Fresh 1930's wavy logo Craftsman Knuckle cap

11-20-2016 01:06 PM by adot45

At some point this plane will be in the “before and after” thread...

2 11-21-2016 12:36 PM
View Ron Aylor's profile

Building a Hand Crank Drill Press

10-21-2016 12:58 PM by Ron Aylor

 In keeping with the “unplugged” motif, I want to build a hand crank drill pr...

99 11-20-2016 10:18 PM

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