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My first real...

09-07-2011 05:14 AM by JamieH

dovetail saw. Wife got it for me for my birthday. Sorry for the upside down p...

3 09-07-2011 03:03 PM
View Scrape's profile

1/4" thick blade for plane, shave, etc?

09-06-2011 09:56 PM by Scrape

So, I have some discarded lawnmower blades that I’m looking to cut up f...

1 09-06-2011 11:38 PM
View andy6601's profile

Opening Up a Plane Mouth (Iron body)

09-06-2011 04:48 PM by andy6601

I have a Stanley #7 that is not is the best shape to say the least. It has ru...

8 09-06-2011 07:18 PM
View DarrylF's profile

Planes Made in the USA

09-06-2011 02:59 AM by DarrylF

Hi all, I’m new to this forum and I’ve looked around for somet...

6 09-06-2011 07:22 AM
View pariswoodworking's profile

Help! My vice broke :(

09-05-2011 02:03 AM by pariswoodworking

I was working on a box today and while I was tightening by vice, the lever br...

4 09-05-2011 05:58 PM
View brianl's profile

Circle Cutting by hand

08-30-2011 04:53 PM by brianl

I’m looking at building a tabouret with a circular top (similar to http...

14 09-05-2011 05:04 PM
View CharlieM1958's profile

Why Aren't All Antiques Created Equal?

07-11-2011 12:37 AM by CharlieM1958

Several recent forum topics dealing with old tool restoration got me thinking...

51 09-05-2011 06:19 AM
View maljr1980's profile

help with sharpening chisels

09-05-2011 12:57 AM by maljr1980

hi, i’m new to this forum, but not to woodworking. i am 30 years old a...

3 09-05-2011 05:05 AM
View layne's profile

Hand Engraved Planes

08-31-2011 07:07 PM by layne

I’m new to this forum and I thought I’d introduce myself by s...

22 09-05-2011 01:54 AM
View SnowFrog's profile

Hand Jointer-plane Vs Power Jointer

07-26-2011 07:51 PM by SnowFrog

Hi there; I am trying to understand the difference between how a hand Join...

11 09-05-2011 12:13 AM
View SamuelP's profile

Ebay Deal - Vintage EC Sterns Saw Set in box!

09-04-2011 05:27 PM by SamuelP

Look At this! Almost new with directions. If I only had the room and know...

0 09-04-2011 05:27 PM
View ksSlim's profile

Required Reading??

09-04-2011 05:38 AM by ksSlim

Anyone reccommed any of these titles as particularly good?http://www.brasscit...

3 09-04-2011 05:54 AM
View superstretch's profile

Antique Tools seen at Craft Antique Co-op in Rochester

09-04-2011 04:46 AM by superstretch

Another post tonight and another one to make me feel like a good samaritan be...

6 09-04-2011 05:20 AM
View layne's profile

Hand Engraved Planes

09-02-2011 02:52 PM by layne

I’m new to this forum and I thought I’d introduce myself by showi...

1 09-02-2011 03:20 PM
View DaveN13's profile

Richard Purdy in Carmel Valley

09-02-2011 05:35 AM by DaveN13

Greetings! I am visiting the Central California area and was looking around ...

0 09-02-2011 04:01 AM
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08-27-2011 04:26 AM by Kenyon

Hey everyone, I need some advice. I salvaged these planes from my Papa’...

12 09-01-2011 03:20 AM
View TropicalWW's profile

How do you know the back of a new chisel is flat and polished enough?

08-26-2011 02:14 PM by TropicalWW

I’ve finally gotten around to flattening the back of my chisels, and I ...

20 08-31-2011 05:06 PM
View Gary's profile

Looking for a Tool

08-30-2011 03:06 AM by Gary

I’m trying to find a set of tools that are used to thread a pilot hole....

6 08-30-2011 04:32 AM
View pariswoodworking's profile

Lets see those antique tools

08-25-2011 03:24 PM by pariswoodworking

I’ve been looking at antique tools online this morning and started wond...

69 08-30-2011 04:00 AM
View PaddyH's profile

Pfeil chisel handle refinish

08-29-2011 11:17 PM by PaddyH

Hi, I have just joined the Lumberjocks after browsing for a few months. I ...

0 08-29-2011 11:17 PM

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