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Moisture meter

03-27-2016 11:37 PM by Woodcut1

I am still a little confused about moisture meters. Most pin type say measure...

10 04-25-2016 04:08 PM
View BrentParkin's profile

Another amazing tool chest

04-22-2016 08:59 PM by BrentParkin

Did anyone notice Chris Schwarz mentioning this new tool chest that is up...

6 04-24-2016 04:17 PM
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Why can't I use water on oil stones and vise verse?

03-18-2015 09:23 AM by Sanderguy777

I have a water stone and an oil stone. I know that I can’t use oil on t...

20 04-24-2016 04:24 AM
View Stormbind's profile

Restoring old hand planes

04-22-2016 03:05 AM by Stormbind

I have some old hand plans that I would like to restore. Do any of you have a...

7 04-24-2016 03:52 AM
View Marn64's profile

Pre-Lateral restoration Tote and knob

04-23-2016 02:54 PM by Marn64

As some of you probably already know I am restoring a Stanley type 4 no 7. A ...

6 04-23-2016 11:44 PM
View bold1's profile

Sears parts prices.

04-21-2016 12:16 AM by bold1

I was using my Sears Craftsman 1/2” drill the other day backing out scr...

13 04-22-2016 05:13 PM
View Makai's profile

Parts for Stanley #5 hand plane

04-21-2016 05:05 PM by Makai

Aloha, I realize I could just pick up a bolt at the hardware store, but I wou...

7 04-21-2016 07:43 PM
View JeffP's profile

Folding ruler - I don't get it

04-16-2016 11:19 PM by JeffP

So, I think I must be missing the point. I have seen a number of youtube v...

66 04-21-2016 05:18 PM
View andy6601's profile

Planing Knots

12-17-2012 12:23 PM by andy6601

I have been working with a lot of pine lately and I have been doing my best t...

21 04-21-2016 03:15 PM
View DW833's profile

Picked up five stanley planes at flea market

04-21-2016 02:51 AM by DW833

Came across several hand planes recently. Today picked up five stanley plane...

8 04-21-2016 01:09 PM
View bbasiaga's profile

New Old Plane - Stanley #7C

04-20-2016 02:46 AM by bbasiaga

I found this at a local antique place. I figured what the heck – it wa...

19 04-20-2016 11:13 PM
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Stanley Plane identification help

04-20-2016 01:00 AM by Troy Cleckler

So I found this Bailey plane at a antique shop. Picked it up because I’...

4 04-20-2016 09:04 PM
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Shapton professional on glass??

04-19-2016 03:03 PM by PaBull

Hallo fellow LJ’s, i was listening to one of the latest FWW podcasts wh...

10 04-20-2016 04:12 PM
View Purrmaster's profile

Should I modify this veneer scraper?

04-16-2016 03:04 AM by Purrmaster

I just got this veneer scraper at Woodcraft:

20 04-20-2016 02:26 PM
View Theplumber's profile

Help me identify this plane

04-19-2016 09:06 PM by Theplumber

Does anyone know the brand or history of this plane. I’m very curious. ...

0 04-19-2016 09:06 PM
View MrRon's profile

I hate Bessey clamps

04-15-2016 07:18 PM by MrRon

I have 6 Bessey bar clamps and I curse them when I have to use them. They are...

20 04-19-2016 03:11 PM
View mandatory66's profile

Long Stanley #2

04-17-2016 11:57 PM by mandatory66

I have a LN #2 plane for a couple of years and i spotted an old Stanley #2 at...

6 04-19-2016 01:18 AM
View TuffO's profile

Questions From a Newbie Handtool WoodWorker

03-17-2016 05:48 AM by TuffO

Hello gentleman! Long time lurker here. Finally posting and ready to ask som...

14 04-18-2016 05:20 PM
View Autorotate's profile

New to Hand Tools

03-16-2016 10:58 PM by Autorotate

I am interested in adding hand tools to my collection. I am set to take a few...

15 04-18-2016 05:17 PM
View JustplaneJeff's profile

Auction Haul in Indy

03-22-2016 02:20 AM by JustplaneJeff

Attended the MJD toll auction this past weekend and came away with some m...

6 04-18-2016 05:13 PM

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