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Tool Collectors Corner

03-30-2014 12:07 PM by Don W

I’ve learned a lot from the folks here on LJs. I’m sure my tool c...

184 12-11-2014 02:14 AM
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stanley # 200 honing guide

12-10-2014 12:08 AM by flatboarder

hello does anyone have any instructions for the Stanley #200 honing guide. I ...

0 12-10-2014 12:08 AM
View BobKat's profile

Rookie Question About a Stanley Block Plane

12-07-2014 02:18 AM by BobKat

This may be a dumb questions but…. I just purchased a Stanley 9 1/2 b...

10 12-09-2014 11:18 PM
View Stephenw's profile

Measuring and Marking Tools of Your Dreams

12-21-2012 12:07 AM by Stephenw

There a several “of your dreams” topics on this forum. Why not...

1211 12-09-2014 07:49 PM
View FancyShoes's profile

I need 30 c clamps

12-08-2014 12:50 AM by FancyShoes

I have been going to auctions to try and get these c clamps I meed, but peopl...

6 12-09-2014 04:01 PM
View Brodan's profile

Stanley Rule and Level Co No 29 find

11-30-2014 10:52 PM by Brodan

I bought this Stanley Plane while picking through an “antique” sh...

6 12-07-2014 03:41 PM
View Tim's profile

Is this what I think it is?

12-01-2014 01:07 AM by Tim

I think this thing is for making custom hose clamps before hose clamps were e...

7 12-06-2014 10:31 PM
View padawan's profile

Millers Falls chisels

12-06-2014 04:23 PM by padawan

Hey everyone I found a set of vintage millers falls and stanley chisels on Eb...

3 12-06-2014 07:04 PM
View Jim Jakosh's profile

Can you identify this tool?

11-29-2014 11:49 PM by Jim Jakosh

I found this little tool in a huge bucket of screws and nails and all kids of...

22 12-06-2014 03:23 AM
View ajw1978's profile

Not woodworking-specific, but ... USA-made Craftsman tools -- found.

12-04-2014 10:06 PM by ajw1978

This may very well be in the wrong forum and, if so, I apologize in advance. ...

9 12-05-2014 07:17 PM
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"Waltfest" - Benefit for owner of Brass City Tools

12-01-2014 02:56 PM by chrisstef

Being a hand tool lover and also living one town over from the famed Brass Ci...

6 12-04-2014 04:55 AM
View Bob Current 's profile

Unknown tools please help identify

12-03-2014 09:08 PM by Bob Current

I took pictures of what appear to be specialized tools in a 150 y...

8 12-03-2014 11:34 PM
View Joel_B's profile

How would you sharpen this plane.

12-01-2014 10:22 PM by Joel_B

Thinking about buying one of these cornering planes but assuming the blade wo...

6 12-02-2014 05:57 AM
View mdraft's profile

looking for a dovetail saw

11-26-2014 11:46 PM by mdraft

Hi friends, I’m in the market for a new dovetail saw. I have two fr...

19 11-30-2014 09:58 PM
View MattR's profile

Infill shoulder planes?

11-27-2014 03:18 PM by MattR

I find myself in need of a shoulder plane. The epay prices of old Records o...

4 11-30-2014 06:54 PM
View giser3546's profile

Flattening stanley #7

11-28-2014 03:21 PM by giser3546

I`ve seen several turtorials on flattening planes but my 22” long #7 is...

12 11-29-2014 10:33 PM
View JustplaneJeff's profile

susprises found at local auction

11-29-2014 02:12 AM by JustplaneJeff

Attended a local auction wednesday evening that had a few too...

7 11-29-2014 03:52 PM
View handystanley's profile

Router Plane - Open or Closed Throat

11-29-2014 03:45 AM by handystanley

I am looking at purchasing a Lie Valley / Veritas Router Plane. The question...

2 11-29-2014 11:29 AM
View BigNate78's profile

worn-out bar clamps

11-26-2014 01:02 AM by BigNate78

Any one know of a way of getting old bar clamps to re-grab the bar? mine seem...

14 11-29-2014 08:51 AM
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Woodcraft 50% Black Friday - Wood River Vices

11-28-2014 12:58 PM by camps764

Just passing it along…right now on you can order the Wood...

0 11-28-2014 12:58 PM

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