Hand Tools Forum

  • Advertise with us

Wood, your hand tools, you and a little know-how. Share your questions, tips and strategies for the use and maintenance of hand-tools.

Topics Replies Last post
View Tedstor's profile

Whats so good about a leg vise?

10-25-2013 02:03 PM by Tedstor

I ask this question out of ignorance, as I’ve never used a leg vise bef...

33 10-26-2013 11:25 PM
View Tedstor's profile

Need a part for this Wilton Corner Vise

10-25-2013 09:58 PM by Tedstor

So this Wilton corner vise magically followed me home today. Its in pretty de...

9 10-26-2013 07:46 PM
View Kv0nT's profile

Drawknife Virgin

10-20-2013 01:29 PM by Kv0nT

I have seen numerous demonstrations from windsor chair makers on the glories ...

9 10-26-2013 01:50 PM
View JustJoe's profile

Free Video on Saw Sharpening (There's a catch)

10-19-2013 03:06 PM by JustJoe

If you’re into saws, I’ve got a video by the late Tom Law called ...

8 10-26-2013 02:46 AM
View Ben's profile

Dozuki saw/coping saw questions

10-11-2013 02:00 AM by Ben

Hi Gang. So, I’m not wildly enamored with my Veritas 14tpi dovetail ...

9 10-26-2013 02:35 AM
View BigJohn's profile

My #45 find

10-14-2013 02:49 PM by BigJohn

Bought this the other day, seems complete and in excellent condition. It is ...

8 10-26-2013 02:09 AM
View ColonelTravis's profile

General chisel question, specific Pfeil question

10-24-2013 12:04 AM by ColonelTravis

Looked at a line of Pfeil bench chisels today in person for the first time, h...

5 10-26-2013 02:04 AM
View Homebrew's profile

J. Walter's book...??

09-20-2013 01:10 PM by Homebrew

Anyone here have any idea when the next version is actually going to be relea...

16 10-26-2013 01:53 AM
View bons's profile

stoning side of finished saw sharpening

10-15-2013 04:06 AM by bons

I am building a hand saw collection for personal use in my new woodworking sh...

2 10-25-2013 09:59 PM
View Kv0nT's profile

Rip saw.

10-24-2013 03:31 PM by Kv0nT

I just finished making a Limbert style tablourette. The legs had to be r...

11 10-25-2013 09:17 PM
View jeffswildwood's profile

Chisel bits find

10-25-2013 01:43 PM by jeffswildwood

Hi all, at a recent trip to a flea market I found a set of eight chisel bits ...

9 10-25-2013 05:54 PM
View TheWoodenOyster's profile

Sharpening A-2 Steel

10-24-2013 05:57 PM by TheWoodenOyster

Hey guys, I ran across some A-2 IBC Pinnacle blades for nearly half off o...

4 10-25-2013 04:00 PM
View TDog's profile

hand tool woodworking bliss

10-25-2013 06:31 AM by TDog

Reasons I have to work the wood by hand… 1. Its inside me2. Like a b...

0 10-25-2013 06:31 AM
View CharlesA's profile

New WoodPeckers MT Center Gauge

10-22-2013 03:41 PM by CharlesA

Just got an email about the new Woodpeckers MT Center Gauge, one of their one...

10 10-24-2013 10:40 PM
View 69BBNova's profile

Gifts For Niece and Boyfriend

09-09-2013 10:35 PM by 69BBNova

I’ve started buying them some better tools if/when they...

5 10-24-2013 01:04 PM
View Ray's profile

De waxed shellac- END RESULT? PHOTO

10-09-2013 04:54 AM by Ray

I read on Rex Mill. com that rosewood totes and knobs look best if de waxed ...

18 10-24-2013 11:22 AM
View Hinge's profile

I am looking for a...

10-23-2013 05:25 PM by Hinge

jewelers screwdriver set that has “real” handles. I am tired of i...

7 10-23-2013 10:35 PM
View SirTonka's profile

waterstone and diamond plate observational notes

10-20-2013 04:51 AM by SirTonka

In a previous post here I asked y’all for help finding the grit of a fe...

12 10-22-2013 05:31 PM
View chopper6322's profile

Westline Block plane

10-21-2013 02:26 PM by chopper6322

Hey folks, I picked up a Westline Block Plane No. 4H6212 7̶...

10 10-21-2013 05:37 PM
View Kevin Wells's profile

Popular Mechanics Hand Plane????

10-20-2013 04:15 PM by Kevin Wells

A Family Member gave me this plane the other day. The blade is razor sharp th...

16 10-21-2013 05:38 AM

« prev 1 ... 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 ... 203 next »
4047 topics

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics