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View Jake01's profile

Anyone know this maker?

01-19-2016 06:58 PM by Jake01

Does anyone know who makes this chisel?

6 01-21-2016 08:47 PM
View luthierwnc's profile

borrowed scraper plane idea

01-07-2016 12:56 PM by luthierwnc

Hi All, This is a scraper plane I made from A Fulton 3710 chosen because i...

6 01-21-2016 03:22 PM
View JADobson's profile

Never seen a plane like this before

01-20-2016 08:59 PM by JADobson

Saw this on my local kijiji (Canadian Craigslist): Any ideas what the ...

5 01-21-2016 02:59 PM
View interpim's profile

Maves hand plane

01-20-2016 03:20 AM by interpim

A friend of mine is giving me a hand plane, and I’ve never heard of the...

5 01-21-2016 12:55 AM
View DirtyMike's profile

miller falls No 14 question

01-19-2016 10:02 PM by DirtyMike

hello all, i found a miller falls No 14 hand plane at my local antique sto...

8 01-20-2016 10:23 AM
View DylanC's profile

The Hunt for My First Spokeshave

01-06-2016 01:42 AM by DylanC

So, a new Stanley 12-951 can be had for under $20, a US made 151 runs $30-$5...

18 01-20-2016 02:48 AM
View Airframer's profile

Vises of Your Dreams

11-24-2013 02:59 AM by Airframer

Why not.. there is an “of your dreams” thread for everything else...

281 01-20-2016 01:04 AM
View thechipcarver's profile

Auction boast.

01-17-2016 05:25 PM by thechipcarver

Went to the local auction house last night. Picked these up.Is $7.50 for all ...

7 01-18-2016 12:15 AM
View mramseyISU's profile

Woodpeckers Flat Bars

06-13-2014 04:54 PM by mramseyISU

Anybody else seen these flat bars Woodpeckers is peddling? http://www.woodpec...

18 01-17-2016 08:10 PM
View johndeereb's profile

Starrett combination square vs. craftsman

01-14-2016 05:36 PM by johndeereb

Im searching for a gift for my Dad’s birthday again. One of the tools ...

36 01-17-2016 06:42 AM
View Alexandre's profile

Ehh... Stainless steel chisel?

06-12-2012 10:53 PM by Alexandre

Hey guys- Was just wondering if a Stainless steel chisel was possible…P...

18 01-17-2016 12:23 AM
View garbonsai's profile

What the heck is this tool actually called?

01-14-2016 02:02 PM by garbonsai

Per the title, what is this tool actually called? One of my friends had one h...

11 01-16-2016 09:23 PM
View carguy460's profile

Mallets of your dreams

10-05-2012 02:33 PM by carguy460

We have a handplane thread, a saw thread, a brace thread, and a chisel thread...

2675 01-16-2016 05:59 PM
View wreker's profile

Wartime Stanley 5 1/2 Refinish - almost done.

01-16-2016 03:34 AM by wreker

I wanted to share my progress with my wartime 5 1/2 I picked up at a swap mee...

2 01-16-2016 04:43 AM
View James Wright's profile

Saw Setter

01-15-2016 09:29 PM by James Wright

I broke my saw setter last night. The handle just snapped. I got that one at ...

6 01-16-2016 03:06 AM
View SilverbackReef's profile

Query re: Cross Dominance and Hand Sawing

01-15-2016 03:22 PM by SilverbackReef

I’m cross dominant (right handed/left-eyed) and have issues with keepin...

4 01-15-2016 05:38 PM
View JeffP's profile

"Cordless" Router

01-12-2016 12:20 PM by JeffP

I’m shopping for a router plane. This will hopefully be a “one...

9 01-14-2016 06:31 PM
View tburkhart's profile

My xmas haul!

01-14-2016 03:17 PM by tburkhart

Just thought i would show my xmas haul this year! My awesome wife found some ...

6 01-14-2016 05:49 PM
View Woodgrub's profile

Pibro hand planes

01-13-2016 05:29 PM by Woodgrub

Hi guys n galsDose anyone have any info on pibro planes , I have look...

2 01-14-2016 05:23 PM
View luthierwnc's profile

Stanley bolt thread alternatives?

01-12-2016 10:06 PM by luthierwnc

Hi All, I’m rehabbing a Stanley No. 10 1/2 with an adjustable mouth....

5 01-14-2016 01:07 AM

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