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Blade Source

12-30-2015 03:11 AM by USCJeff

Hoping for a good referral from someone. I have been selling various shopmad...

1 12-30-2015 12:24 PM
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Skiff Builder - Hand Plane Questions

12-29-2015 12:13 AM by TidewaterSkiffs

Hello everyone, I am new to the forum and wanted to say hello....... and ask ...

8 12-29-2015 05:58 PM
View conifur's profile

Stanley 9 1/2 with an adjustable mouth plate ?

12-27-2015 09:58 PM by conifur

I am not real familiar with hand planes, I picked up an used one with an adju...

3 12-29-2015 01:49 AM
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Sharpening New (to you) Blades

12-10-2015 04:42 PM by Tony1212

I decided to make some Christmas gifts this year. The first time I ever tried...

16 12-29-2015 12:15 AM
View Jarrett's profile

New handle for my big bits!

11-23-2015 03:00 AM by Jarrett

I may have gotten a little excited and spent too much, but I found a Miller F...

10 12-28-2015 03:13 PM
View Greg the Cajun Wood Artist's profile

Death and Tools

12-27-2015 01:22 AM by Greg the Cajun Wood Artist

12 12-27-2015 11:20 PM
View Brodan's profile

Source for 5/16-18 cap screw for Stanley planes

12-27-2015 03:07 AM by Brodan

I’m refurbing a junk store find and need the caps crew for it. Does any...

4 12-27-2015 06:20 PM
View conifur's profile

Thinking about this for chisels and bench/block plane sharpening, feed back please

12-26-2015 12:07 AM by conifur

Thinking about this for chisels and bench/block plane sharpening, need your c...

12 12-26-2015 07:17 PM
View jess2772's profile

How to prevent wood splintering when drilling?

12-25-2015 11:41 PM by jess2772

I need to drill holes about half-way into the wood, and each time I do the wo...

7 12-26-2015 03:15 PM
View dbw's profile

hand plane "shutter"

12-25-2015 10:49 PM by dbw

Folks, I am getting “shutter” while removing mill marks from the ...

8 12-25-2015 11:57 PM
View tburkhart's profile

Where to look for vintage/used tools in Chicagoland

12-22-2015 09:04 PM by tburkhart

Any Chicago area people that can shoot me in the direction of where to look f...

6 12-25-2015 01:25 AM
View conifur's profile

Stanley 9 1/2

12-24-2015 04:21 PM by conifur

Just picked up a clean one for $15, new to hand planes, what ya think?

1 12-24-2015 04:40 PM
View Tom's profile

Unable to get handplane blade sharp

12-22-2015 08:28 PM by Tom

I have a very old (50 yrs+?) Craftsman hand plane that I am trying to get sha...

15 12-24-2015 03:45 AM
View jeffb33200's profile

long chisels?

12-23-2015 09:24 PM by jeffb33200

Hi All, I picked up an old Fulton chisel because it looked nice. I donR...

7 12-23-2015 11:27 PM
View SuppressiveFire's profile

Yankee 1446 egg beater drill

08-25-2015 02:26 PM by SuppressiveFire

Anyone have a picture of a nicer example? I want to restore all of it close t...

8 12-23-2015 01:53 PM
View willhime's profile

little anvil

12-20-2015 09:26 PM by willhime

I was wondering if anyone has some sort of input on what exactly this might h...

8 12-21-2015 03:27 PM
View ColonelTravis's profile

Best gouge to carve this serving board channel?

12-07-2015 04:30 PM by ColonelTravis

Making a serving board, which has a groove around the perimeter kind of like ...

9 12-20-2015 12:20 PM
View CB_Cohick's profile

The lowly pencil, what kind is your favorite?

12-11-2015 08:10 PM by CB_Cohick

Sure, a pencil is a pencil is a pencil. Right? Maybe not. I’ll bet t...

60 12-19-2015 03:50 AM
View WoodWorkJosh's profile

Super Cheap Scrub plane

12-17-2015 04:35 PM by WoodWorkJosh

Hey guys, I just wanted to let you know I picked up a Kobalt Bench plane from...

3 12-18-2015 06:34 PM
View Thebeardedape's profile

What planer to buy?

12-15-2015 05:15 PM by Thebeardedape

Hey there, woodworkers! Christmas is coming up and i’m looking for a...

15 12-17-2015 03:56 AM

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