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hand tool kit for lumber->furniture, etc. while camping

502 days ago by lumberstuff

Hi all,So rather than whittling whilst camping, I figured I’d try somet...

12 500 days ago
View Everett1's profile

New Veritas Large Shoulder plane - no micro bevel?

501 days ago by Everett1

Sup folks, I just got a new Veritas Large Shoulder plane yesterday, i noti...

3 500 days ago
View Pimzedd's profile (online now)

Stanley 608 Bedrock Plan up for Auction, Need Advice

508 days ago by Pimzedd

I am going to an auction in about two hours. There is a Stanley 608 Bedrock ...

13 500 days ago
View Benvolio's profile

What's the link between Irwin and Record?

503 days ago by Benvolio

... So I know Record were a british company making good quality tools at some...

8 500 days ago
View botanist's profile

Selling Stanley 45, need some advice

501 days ago by botanist

I’ve got a Stanley 45 that I’m interested in selling and I was cu...

8 500 days ago
View LukieB's profile

Custom engraved hand plane for sale for a good cause!!!! Look!!! Auction Ends Feb 23

505 days ago by LukieB

And we have yet another generous Lumberjock who wants to help out the cause f...

26 502 days ago
View flyboy's profile

Transitional Plane care

502 days ago by flyboy

Hi. I just picked up a 27” Bridge Tool Co. Transitional plane. This is ...

13 502 days ago
View Bsmith's profile

Re-Square a square?

502 days ago by Bsmith

My “Big Box Store Square” is no longer square. I would like to pu...

1 502 days ago
View jhut's profile

North Bros. 1530a restoration help

503 days ago by jhut

I just picked up a North Bros. 1530a on ebay. It’s in pretty rough shap...

4 503 days ago
View mak's profile

Low cost tenon/carcass/backsaw

504 days ago by mak

I’m getting ready to cut some large tenons in construction lumber and I...

7 503 days ago
View Sawdustonmyshoulder's profile

Y'all Got an Idea What This Does? Or Is?

503 days ago by Sawdustonmyshoulder

I bought this item this week and wondering if any of you all had seen one...

18 503 days ago
View DouginVa's profile

Electrolysis and Nickel plating on tools

503 days ago by DouginVa

I just acquired a Stanley #55 molding plane that has a litttle rust on itR...

4 503 days ago
View CharlieM1958's profile (online now)

What is this plane?

504 days ago by CharlieM1958

This listing caught my eye, and I thought I’d throw it out here for dis...

37 503 days ago
View Mark828's profile

1867 Stanley Jointer Plane

507 days ago by Mark828

Picked this up at my local antique shop this morning for $40. Had to have it,...

3 504 days ago
View Beginningwoodworker's profile

I pick up a Vaughan 99 16oz rip hammer

504 days ago by Beginningwoodworker

I order me a Vaughan 99 Rip Hammer, but it came with some kind finish on hamm...

6 504 days ago
View botanist's profile

Help with identifying a plane

505 days ago by botanist

I’ve got way too many tools that I don’t use and not enough of th...

17 504 days ago
View 12strings's profile

Wooden smoothing Plane design?

505 days ago by 12strings

So, the shop-made planes thread has inspired me to make a wooden smoothing pl...

4 504 days ago
View Planeman40's profile

Hand planes for billionaires . . .

506 days ago by Planeman40

For the billionaire woodworker who has everything . . . http://www.holte...

42 504 days ago
View JohnChung's profile

Stanley replacement blade.

506 days ago by JohnChung

Hi, I have a post war Stanley 4 plane. The default plane works okay on sof...

9 505 days ago
View konnon6's profile

hand plane restoreation

505 days ago by konnon6

Does anybody know of any free videos on hand plane restoreation. I have thre...

6 505 days ago

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