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Wood, your hand tools, you and a little know-how. Share your questions, tips and strategies for the use and maintenance of hand-tools.

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New hand planes

469 days ago by Tackett

With hand tools being popular to use again and getting tired of feeding the b...

15 467 days ago
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Polishing handsaw brass screws

468 days ago by ToddJB

All, This maybe super common knowledge, but I had never heard it before an...

6 468 days ago
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Buying vintage hand tools in Denmark?

470 days ago by toolmike

Hi everyone, Hoping someone might be able to help me. We’ll be vacat...

2 468 days ago
View Dallas's profile (online now)

I guess I just don't talk right

469 days ago by Dallas

We went to the flea market today and I wandered looking for tools to rehab or...

25 468 days ago
View Klickitat's profile

New and need advice on plane purchase

469 days ago by Klickitat

Just found this place because of a customer who stopped by my booth. I am abs...

7 469 days ago
View mariva57's profile

sharpening chisels

477 days ago by mariva57

I bought the Sharp 3000. I would like to sharpen this set ofchisels short of ...

11 469 days ago
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Henckels skew wood chisel

470 days ago by wudwuker

Hello everyone,I came across a Henckels skew chisel 70-12 with a plastic octa...

3 469 days ago
View Derek Cohen's profile

Planes for the 2013 Perth Lie-Nielsen Tool Event

473 days ago by Derek Cohen

I’ve posted a few new planes I built here:

8 469 days ago
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DIY/Wooden Toolbox Smackdown

492 days ago by redSLED

I am hereby raising the lowly wooden toolbox into the woodworking DIY limelig...

10 470 days ago
View Loren's profile

How to make a hide glue pot

471 days ago by Loren

I used a small crock pot… it doesn’t have any switches, it’...

6 470 days ago
View YoungOne's profile

Restoring 965 brace, how do I remove the jaws?

710 days ago by YoungOne

I have been following Brit’s wonderful blog post on how to a restore a ...

7 471 days ago
View Oldtool's profile

Question for the hand saw users out there .....

472 days ago by Oldtool

To the hand saw users out in there Lumberjocks land, I have a question regard...

4 471 days ago
View Marcus's profile

Do you actually use your Lie-Nielsen tools?

473 days ago by Marcus

I was just checking ebay for a Lie-Nielsen scraper plane and seeing what all ...

19 472 days ago
View Dave's profile

Refurbishing Question on a Panel Gauge

485 days ago by Dave

I have come across a nice gauge. The plates are made of steel and the screws ...

44 472 days ago
View hiswillus's profile

Hand Crank Drill Press

475 days ago by hiswillus

Just got this in today and know absolutely nothing of drill presses. I was t...

9 473 days ago
View toolie's profile

shopsmith magazine sharpening system ........

473 days ago by toolie

or how a power tool woodworker sharpens his chisels. i had seen a sandpape...

1 473 days ago
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Hand Tool Noob with Saw questions.

474 days ago by hiswillus

Looking for the differences in all hand saws in general. The only one I real...

5 474 days ago
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Hand saw restoration

475 days ago by 806jlb

I have several vintage Disston hand saws that I would like to restore. I was...

4 474 days ago
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Faithfull Hand Planes. What's the Catch?

478 days ago by Benvolio

So these planes have patchy reviews on the net but what’s there is gene...

5 474 days ago
View RussellAP's profile

My first chisel.

474 days ago by RussellAP

I found several of these HSS steel blanks at a store that sells hardware odds...

2 474 days ago

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