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B&C (Brink & Cotton) 176 Vise

07-06-2018 01:16 AM by carguy460

I visited a flea market on Labor Day and brought home a small 6” vise for $10...

0 07-06-2018 01:16 AM
View kimosawboy's profile

Tool Pouch

07-04-2018 10:41 PM by kimosawboy

Looking for input on a simple tool pouch, either clips to belt/waistline, or ...

8 07-05-2018 11:44 AM
View Holbs's profile

It's time. About to pull trigger on Roubo build. Tail vise or wagon vise?

06-30-2018 12:38 AM by Holbs

there are waaaay too many discussion posts of tail / wagon vise discussions t...

15 07-01-2018 12:16 AM
View jtrz's profile

Grandpa's basement: The workbench that keeps on giving

06-26-2018 07:13 AM by jtrz

Every once in a while when I am visiting with my grandparents I sneak down to...

5 06-29-2018 04:22 AM
View Clarkswoodworking's profile

How should I clean up this plane ?

06-27-2018 11:52 PM by Clarkswoodworking

I just picked up this Craftsman jointer planeIt is in good shape but has some...

7 06-29-2018 01:26 AM
View fivecodys's profile

Anyone know what happened to "Plane Collector" over on YouTube?

05-04-2018 08:58 PM by fivecodys

Does anyone know what happened to the “Plane Collector” guy over ...

14 06-28-2018 10:30 AM
View Rockingm69's profile

Stanley #5 type 7 & 8

06-24-2018 12:59 AM by Rockingm69

I recently bought a #5C at an antiques store for $22. The tote was broke in h...

2 06-28-2018 12:06 AM
View Clarkswoodworking's profile

Anything worthwhile in here ?

06-25-2018 03:45 PM by Clarkswoodworking

Local ad$100 for allJust wondering if anything worth restoring in this groupI...

16 06-27-2018 11:58 PM
View ryanl's profile

Stanley no 62 low angle

06-27-2018 10:42 PM by ryanl

would this be a decent plane to get started with. I maybe able to get analmo...

1 06-27-2018 10:47 PM
View Holbs's profile

Edge jointing with #8 always ending with a twist

06-25-2018 03:57 PM by Holbs

I know practice makes perfect..but I am having a hard time correcting somethi...

14 06-27-2018 09:35 PM
View weekendwoodguy's profile

What operations do you use your hand planes for?

06-26-2018 05:07 PM by weekendwoodguy

I have 2 mediocre hand planes and I don’t use them much. I’m sur...

13 06-27-2018 02:07 PM
View mahdee's profile

Bought a tool 32 years ago and forgot about it.

06-24-2018 12:10 PM by mahdee

Hi there,Thought I share this with you. I have been cleaning my shop for mor...

22 06-26-2018 05:30 PM
View Macio's profile

I need help.

06-18-2018 03:10 PM by Macio

Can someone tell me why that chiesel have so strange shape?

29 06-26-2018 11:09 AM
View rcollege's profile

Vintage Swedish Solliden Chisels any Good?

06-25-2018 06:16 PM by rcollege

Hello all, I’m brand new to the LumberJocks. I thought it’s ti...

7 06-25-2018 09:30 PM
View Dwain's profile

My "Rescue" Number 7 - Will this fly?

06-23-2018 11:38 PM by Dwain

Hey Guys, A few months back I bought a “beater” type 11 (or 12...

3 06-25-2018 12:12 PM
View PittsburghTim's profile

Trusted Source for Restored Hand Planes

07-26-2012 12:45 AM by PittsburghTim

Currently, I only own two Record hand planes, a low angle block plane and a #...

15 06-23-2018 02:40 PM
View Joe Lyddon's profile

Bridge City sells out...

06-22-2018 12:23 AM by Joe Lyddon

Bridge City sells out to Harvey industries, Ltd. China gets Bridge City...

7 06-22-2018 11:49 PM
View HokieKen's profile

Sweetheart 750 Chisels: Yea or Nay?

06-21-2018 05:49 PM by HokieKen

I’ve been pondering this set of chisels for a while. I’ve read r...

12 06-21-2018 09:55 PM
View Rob_s's profile

Maker Brand Co

06-21-2018 04:23 PM by Rob_s

Anyone that listens to The Modern Maker Podcast (made up of the guys from MOD...

0 06-21-2018 04:23 PM
View ArthurPhlogiston's profile

Plane ID and vintage plane shopping advice

06-18-2018 08:08 PM by ArthurPhlogiston

Hello all, I was hoping someone might be able to help me ID this plane. Th...

9 06-21-2018 01:14 AM

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