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View LucasWoods's profile

What would you do if you were me?

02-10-2015 02:14 AM by LucasWoods

i need help making a $750 decision. I am finally getting a sum from my wife t...

30 02-11-2015 03:13 AM
View AJBelch's profile

Wood Shop for Mentoring

02-10-2015 03:34 PM by AJBelch

Has anyone ever used working wood specifically with hand tools as a means to ...

13 02-10-2015 10:29 PM
View AESamuel's profile

Resawing saw!

02-09-2015 02:56 PM by AESamuel

Hi there, I’m just finished resawing 1ft of 2 1/2” x 2” ...

5 02-10-2015 01:15 PM
View JesseTutt's profile

anyone heard of "Century Brand Files"?

02-06-2015 02:47 PM by JesseTutt

The woodworking show is in town this weekend and I was going through an e-mai...

3 02-10-2015 12:59 AM
View MrRon's profile

Expensive hand tools

02-03-2015 08:22 PM by MrRon

When speaking about high quality hand tools like planes and chisels, Lie Niel...

35 02-09-2015 08:13 PM
View diito's profile

Waterstones, what to get and what to flatten with?

02-03-2015 09:44 PM by diito

My primary sharpening method right now is my Worksharp 3000. It’s grea...

16 02-09-2015 07:57 PM
View Lumberpunk's profile

Vancouver BC Woodworkers check out this CL ad!

02-09-2015 03:15 PM by Lumberpunk

Hi I am unaffiliated with this person and broke so I can’t jump in this...

0 02-09-2015 03:15 PM
View Chris 's profile

Mallet for my new sweatheart chisels

02-04-2015 02:35 AM by Chris

I am starting to collect the 750 sweetheart chisels. I figure at $35-$40 eac...

17 02-09-2015 11:20 AM
View AESamuel's profile

No.5 plane as a jointer?

02-05-2015 05:32 PM by AESamuel

Hi, A local 2nd hand tool store has some stanley No. 5s in fairly decent c...

12 02-08-2015 11:34 PM
View diito's profile

Most useful combination square or double square size?

02-03-2015 08:04 AM by diito

In my user collection of squares I have a new 12” Starrett combination...

14 02-08-2015 05:21 PM
View Nate L.'s profile

Fully restored plane?

02-06-2015 01:02 AM by Nate L.

Just bought this off Ebay…

15 02-06-2015 08:38 PM
View mandatory66's profile

Saw choice for Stanley 150 miter box

12-21-2012 01:19 AM by mandatory66

I just picked up a very nice Stanley 150 miter box and am having difficulty w...

1 02-06-2015 06:38 PM
View EggMan's profile

1974 Sjoberg bench

02-06-2015 02:26 AM by EggMan

I see this bench for sale not far from my house,Not too much more than the pr...

7 02-06-2015 11:54 AM
View MissouriOutdoors88's profile

Plane ID Help

01-26-2015 12:09 AM by MissouriOutdoors88

I picked this Stanley No. 4 up from the antique mall for 20 bucks. I̵...

16 02-06-2015 04:44 AM
View Fender's profile

Plunge Routing Small Pieces of Wood

02-04-2015 03:41 PM by Fender

Hi guys, I am new to woodworking and recently bought a plunge router. My que...

11 02-04-2015 11:52 PM
View fumehappy's profile

Saw Filing help needed

02-03-2015 06:40 PM by fumehappy

Hello,Hoping someone can help me with this…I filed and set a Disston D-...

3 02-03-2015 07:52 PM
View LucasWoods's profile

Metal winding sticks

02-01-2015 04:33 PM by LucasWoods

Been searching and all I could find were 18” aluminum a from LV? I need...

7 02-02-2015 11:15 PM
View MikeUT's profile

Another question about Chisels...

02-02-2015 08:18 PM by MikeUT

I have been meaning to pick up a new set of chisels for a while now but I kee...

4 02-02-2015 10:28 PM
View Josh Williams's profile

Lawrenceburg Saw Co. #4 Backsaw

02-02-2015 02:59 PM by Josh Williams

I am new to buying vintage saws and I’m hooked. I have found a Lawrenc...

3 02-02-2015 03:22 PM
View tap43's profile

How to identify my 1897 plane.

02-02-2015 02:58 PM by tap43

I am not a current woodworker (age 71), but have made simple projects for wif...

1 02-02-2015 03:08 PM

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