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Need Help with old Handsaw and Plane prices

05-11-2014 09:32 AM by NDakota

I have the chance to go Pre Auction and pick what I want out of approx. 65 ha...

4 05-12-2014 10:55 AM
View BigAxe's profile

Cutting through mortises

05-11-2014 07:04 PM by BigAxe

I am trying to cut through mortise using mortising chisels. I start on each s...

8 05-11-2014 11:18 PM
View Crickett's profile

Hand Planes: Flat Sole vs. Corrugated

05-09-2014 05:35 PM by Crickett

I consider myself a bit of a hybrid worker and recently discovered as awesome...

27 05-11-2014 05:57 PM
View Brett's profile

Recommend a spokeshave?

10-25-2011 09:41 PM by Brett

Can anyone recommend a good, affordable spokeshave?

13 05-11-2014 04:40 PM
View BubbaIBA's profile

Three Side Tables

05-11-2014 04:26 PM by BubbaIBA

SWMBO requested I make three side tables, they didn’t need to match, ju...

0 05-11-2014 04:26 PM
View crank49's profile

Anybody Notice Home Depot Dumped Jorgensen Clamps in Favor of Chinese Irwins

02-13-2013 01:51 AM by crank49

I was just in HD this afternoon and I had planned to pick up a couple of 12&#...

71 05-11-2014 10:47 AM
View pete57's profile

Skew Chisel Sets-USA

05-04-2014 11:52 AM by pete57

Hello,I am in the market to purchase a 4 sets of skew chisels. I have read al...

6 05-10-2014 09:19 PM
View Thuzmund's profile

is this a woodworking tool? :)

05-07-2014 06:49 PM by Thuzmund

Hi folks, My buddy bought this tool the other day and I was making fun of ...

15 05-10-2014 06:42 PM
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Pipe Fittings for Mallets

05-07-2014 12:22 PM by camps764

Kind of a neat idea IMHO. Saw it on Pinterest while looking at other woodwor...

9 05-09-2014 02:23 PM
View lateralus819's profile

"frictionless" shooting board.

05-02-2014 01:31 AM by lateralus819

I’ve started on a shooting board, quite elaborate now, sorta like the s...

26 05-09-2014 12:58 AM
View derosa's profile

Ohio Tool Company/Thistle Brand 07 jointer

05-05-2014 02:40 AM by derosa

Picked this up at an auction yesterday. Has some heavy rust on the bottom but...

5 05-08-2014 01:02 AM
View Charlie's profile

Hand saw questions

09-14-2013 02:00 PM by Charlie

OK so I am kinda diggin’ getting into more hand tools, but I have quest...

2 05-08-2014 12:29 AM
View Bugnurd's profile

Ilanoy planes?

05-07-2014 02:21 AM by Bugnurd

Ever hear of these planes. Are they decent? Any info would be great, there is...

7 05-07-2014 10:52 AM
View uygardogan's profile

Help needed for identification of a hand powered drill press

05-07-2014 07:45 AM by uygardogan

Hi, i bought a hand powered drill press from an old friend. It has only one l...

2 05-07-2014 09:08 AM
View toolmike's profile

used hand tools in Vancouver?

05-01-2014 05:33 PM by toolmike

Hi, Anyone know of any places that sell used hand tools in Vancouver? I...

2 05-07-2014 02:40 AM
View derosa's profile

Are stanley 80/81 thumbscrews a common size

05-06-2014 06:31 PM by derosa

I recently found a Stanley 80 and 81 which did have the rosewood bottom. Each...

2 05-06-2014 10:54 PM
View lateralus819's profile

Which sandpaper for flattening planes

05-04-2014 06:14 PM by lateralus819

I bought a bunch of belt sander belts, as i figured i could use them both for...

20 05-05-2014 09:23 PM
View Pendragon1998's profile

What's the story with the Woodwright's School Store?

05-05-2014 02:06 AM by Pendragon1998

I may have some time to visit the Woodwright’s School Store this week, ...

3 05-05-2014 02:09 PM
View JayT's profile

2014 LJ Hand Tool Calendar

01-28-2014 02:13 PM by JayT

The unofficial 2014 LumberJocks Hand Tool Calendar is done and available for ...

28 05-05-2014 02:40 AM
View cdnstudentwoodworker's profile

Plane identification help needed

05-04-2014 01:42 AM by cdnstudentwoodworker

Despite my best efforts i cant find a single thing on this plane , the diffic...

11 05-05-2014 02:26 AM

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