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View Don Broussard's profile

Rasp and File

01-24-2015 01:01 AM by Don Broussard

I picked up a few tools from a friend this weekend, and two of them are unfam...

8 01-24-2015 04:00 PM
View Coel's profile

starting set up. help me spend my money

01-22-2015 07:44 AM by Coel

So I have money I’m slowly putting aside for a table saw. But in the m...

20 01-24-2015 03:25 AM
View Derek Cohen's profile

Veritas Custom Planes - more than a review

01-23-2015 03:22 PM by Derek Cohen

One thing lead to another, and I wrote a series of articles … four in a...

2 01-24-2015 01:02 AM
View Lattimer's profile

hand saw value

01-22-2015 11:31 PM by Lattimer

Mods, please delete if this thread is inappropriate. I read through the posti...

7 01-23-2015 08:10 PM
View AESamuel's profile

Squaring end grain without a shooting board.

01-22-2015 04:04 PM by AESamuel

Hi! I’m making a candle holder out of Sapele at the moment and I hav...

8 01-23-2015 04:53 PM
View Tim Dahn's profile

Re-harden a plane iron

01-20-2015 04:03 PM by Tim Dahn

I have a Sargent plane iron that is tapered, I was hoping to try it in a plan...

7 01-23-2015 10:01 AM
View MLD's profile

97-1/2 Chisel Plane: Veritas or Lie-Nielsen?

01-21-2015 01:02 PM by MLD

I have been pondering the purchase of a chisel plane for some time and have d...

5 01-22-2015 01:15 PM
View daddywoofdawg's profile

scary sharp

01-21-2015 12:21 AM by daddywoofdawg

The oil stone I have is junk,So I’ve be read up about the scary sharp m...

16 01-21-2015 08:08 PM
View jdh122's profile

wood river vs veritas side rabbet plane

01-18-2015 12:05 PM by jdh122

I’ve decided I’d like to buy a side rabbet plane and am seeking a...

10 01-21-2015 12:51 PM
View fumehappy's profile

file rust prevention.

01-20-2015 02:26 AM by fumehappy

Hello all,Got some files and rasps recently cleaned in citric acid. I know o...

5 01-21-2015 01:50 AM
View Benvolio's profile

' the devil is Stanley Sweetheart??

02-11-2013 08:48 AM by Benvolio

Hello, everyone long time lurker, first time poster. I’ve been st...

17 01-21-2015 12:35 AM
View Don W's profile

Tool Collectors Corner

03-30-2014 12:07 PM by Don W

I’ve learned a lot from the folks here on LJs. I’m sure my tool c...

205 01-20-2015 09:21 PM
View mbs's profile

Does your wife help in the shop?

01-18-2015 03:52 AM by mbs

My wife wants to replace a 40” round table top in the house. I had som...

44 01-20-2015 08:27 PM
View Sparks8286's profile

Golden Bird Chisels???

01-20-2015 01:20 AM by Sparks8286

Has anybody ever heard of these? I assume ‘Golden Bird’ is the b...

8 01-20-2015 03:54 AM
View bandit571's profile (online now)

Wood for a new handle

01-18-2015 04:28 PM by bandit571

Have an old 22” long wood bodied Try plane That has a “stump&#...

12 01-19-2015 07:35 PM
View Catlike's profile

Sharpening - convert potter's wheel to grinding/sharpening wheel

01-16-2015 08:27 PM by Catlike

I read somewhere of someone using a potter’s wheel as a sharpening whee...

4 01-19-2015 07:00 PM
View oltexasboy1's profile

Old back saw

01-18-2015 05:53 PM by oltexasboy1

Does anyone here have any experience with removing split nuts from an old saw...

6 01-19-2015 06:33 PM
View Pat83's profile

Help me choose a plane to purchase

01-16-2015 08:29 PM by Pat83

I am a fairly new member to lumber jocks and I’d like to ask for help c...

6 01-19-2015 06:10 AM
View MissouriOutdoors88's profile

Got first hand plane today

01-04-2015 03:04 AM by MissouriOutdoors88

I got this at a local used tool shop today for 18 bucks. Stanley No. 4. J...

58 01-19-2015 03:35 AM
View ChuckV's profile (online now)

Antique Planes

01-17-2015 08:44 PM by ChuckV

Last week I started volunteering some time at our town’s Historical Soc...

2 01-18-2015 04:54 PM

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