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Hand Plane Question

02-29-2016 02:02 AM by Bill Commerford

I have recently found an old plane ( Sargent 424 ) at the right price. Really...

7 03-03-2016 07:23 PM
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"Traditional Woodworker" central Florida

03-03-2016 06:59 PM by Steamboat_Willie

Would anyone from the Orlando/Lakeland/Tampa central FL area know of any acco...

1 03-03-2016 07:04 PM
View LeslieJohn's profile

Professional handtools woodworkers

03-03-2016 01:40 PM by LeslieJohn

Hi Guys Most woodworkers today works with powertools. I myself was one bef...

6 03-03-2016 05:45 PM
View CB_Cohick's profile

I am a terrible saw sharpener, but I am having fun

02-14-2016 02:52 AM by CB_Cohick

I picked up a nondescript Warrented Superior 8 ppi crosscut saw while rust hu...

29 03-03-2016 03:03 PM
View BigJay's profile

Low Angle planes

03-01-2016 02:19 AM by BigJay

If you could only buy one, which would you choose a low angle jack plane or a...

8 03-01-2016 02:13 PM
View TheWoodenOyster's profile

Hollow Augers? Anyone Used One?

02-29-2016 12:24 AM by TheWoodenOyster

Hey guys, I am continuing my quest to make consistently sized round tenons...

3 03-01-2016 02:13 PM
View Dex378's profile

Please Help Me Identify These Saws, Disston and Harvey W. Peace

02-29-2016 09:47 PM by Dex378

I grabbed these 2 saws not too long ago. Wondering if anyone knew what models...

4 03-01-2016 01:16 AM
View hotbyte's profile

EZE Lap Availability

02-29-2016 02:56 PM by hotbyte

I was looking online for the EZE Lap 3X8 Super Fine diamond plate (81SF) and ...

6 03-01-2016 01:00 AM
View Holt's profile

Question about making a set of Hollows and Rounds

02-25-2016 11:13 PM by Holt

Read the article in the latest issue of Popular Woodworking about building th...

2 02-27-2016 10:07 PM
View AldenW's profile

Stanley 52 Spokeshave

02-25-2016 03:01 PM by AldenW

Hey all, I stopped at an antique shop at lunch time today and picked up a ...

8 02-27-2016 02:49 AM
View Vindex's profile

Is this block plane worth restoring?

02-25-2016 03:00 PM by Vindex

I am relatively new to woodworking, and after getting comfortable with my no....

9 02-26-2016 04:08 PM
View Tricorn's profile

Plane Advice - Jack of All Trades?

02-26-2016 12:07 AM by Tricorn

I am wading into the world of hand tools, and after doing some research, I pu...

13 02-26-2016 01:04 PM
View mike12ophone's profile

Veritas MKII Honing Guide Narrow & Std?

02-24-2016 06:27 PM by mike12ophone

I need a honing guide and am about to pick up the narrow veritas as i have no...

6 02-24-2016 09:00 PM
View Joel_B's profile

Need help hand planing edges

02-15-2016 01:10 AM by Joel_B

I have some 3/4” thick white oak boards that I was trying to hand plane...

22 02-24-2016 08:22 PM
View TheTurtleCarpenter's profile

Hand tool Event. Lost Art Press / LN / Lazarus / Steiner and more

02-23-2016 10:41 PM by TheTurtleCarpenter

This looks to be a nice lineup,,Details here: just click on Guest demonstrat...

3 02-24-2016 12:21 PM
View Luthierman's profile

Narex dovetail chisel set. Anyone use them?

02-19-2016 01:08 AM by Luthierman

In specifics, these ones. I recently bought a set of the Narex mortis...

14 02-24-2016 01:19 AM
View loiblb's profile

Hand plane storage

02-14-2016 06:40 PM by loiblb

I have several good hand planes laying around my bench. As time goes by I see...

12 02-22-2016 03:34 PM
View mike12ophone's profile

Japanese Chisel - Flat Edge

02-22-2016 01:43 PM by mike12ophone

Are flat edge (as opposed to bevel edge) suitable for general bench use? I gu...

5 02-22-2016 02:47 PM
View Brett's profile

Clamps: how tight?

07-11-2012 02:08 PM by Brett

When I use clamps to hold boards together while glue dries, should I snug up ...

31 02-22-2016 05:22 AM
View rwe2156's profile

Show me how do you store your planes?

02-18-2016 04:14 PM by rwe2156

Right now I am using a tilted plane till but need to expand it for a couple n...

18 02-22-2016 02:47 AM

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