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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
View Bugnurd's profile

CL Planes, worth a look?

05-05-2014 12:56 AM by Bugnurd

These were posted for $35 on Craigslist. I know nothing about wooden planes, ...

1 05-05-2014 01:30 AM
View Ted's profile

Master Grip 12 Piece Set, Worth $100?

05-02-2014 02:32 AM by Ted

I’d like to get started in carving but really clueless about chisels an...

22 05-04-2014 11:53 PM
View woodchuckerNJ's profile

What do you lube the bottom of your plane with?

04-29-2014 12:41 AM by woodchuckerNJ

Just curious what others are using. I currently am back to candle wax..but ...

17 05-01-2014 02:47 AM
View DocBailey's profile

Catch of the Day (rust harvest)

04-29-2014 09:11 PM by DocBailey

It was a brutally cold winter in the Northeast (and I’m not sure itR...

19 05-01-2014 01:06 AM
View TaylorML's profile

So do I buy Hirsch or Narex?

04-30-2014 11:57 AM by TaylorML

I know that there are already a ton of forums out there about which chisels t...

5 04-30-2014 10:07 PM
View Jerry's profile

Agghhh, I'm going crazy, how do I do this??!!

04-09-2014 02:23 AM by Jerry

Every time I bring a piece of maple home and cut it into pieces to make a box...

19 04-30-2014 03:18 AM
View robdem's profile

Which one to keep record or bailey plane

04-25-2014 01:06 AM by robdem

Ok need some help deciding which hand plane to keep. Have two number 7 hand p...

16 04-29-2014 05:12 PM
View Loren's profile

Old chisels

04-29-2014 05:15 AM by Loren

I wanted a bevel edge chisel in the 35mm range for veneer workso I bought a v...

7 04-29-2014 04:21 PM
View DustyCellist's profile

Bandsaw alternatives (axe/froe, etc)

04-27-2014 03:50 AM by DustyCellist

I am getting started with some hand tools mainly to keep from producing much ...

7 04-28-2014 03:42 PM
View Pendragon1998's profile

Chip a way planes ... any info?

04-26-2014 03:09 PM by Pendragon1998

I was unfamiliar with this brand and I was wondering if someone might be able...

2 04-28-2014 12:23 AM
View Bugnurd's profile

Sweet yard sale score!

04-27-2014 05:08 PM by Bugnurd

Okay, so I hit up a few yard sales yesterday and picked up a few things. The ...

3 04-27-2014 08:02 PM
View wreker's profile

Help with old saw restoration

04-27-2014 12:17 AM by wreker

Hi All,I’m just starting out with hand tools and woodworking, and IR...

5 04-27-2014 05:37 PM
View notitfortat's profile

Question about these plow plane irons-Sandusky and a couple of others

04-27-2014 12:16 AM by notitfortat

Been a lurker on this forum for a bit and finally signed up. I went to a jun...

1 04-27-2014 01:23 AM
View JoeyG's profile

Needle files--Do I need to spend a fortune?

04-24-2014 04:47 PM by JoeyG

I find myself in need of some needle files for some inlay/carvings I am doing...

9 04-26-2014 10:38 PM
View lateralus819's profile

Type collectors.

04-19-2014 12:51 AM by lateralus819

I’m curious how many of you plane buyers/collectors, collect a full set...

29 04-26-2014 08:24 AM
View Bigtones's profile

Metal Products Co. Hand Planes

04-25-2014 12:07 AM by Bigtones

Hello again LJ Forums, I was wondering if anyone has used or heard of thes...

6 04-25-2014 04:22 AM
View Ray's profile

Blade camber shape?

04-24-2014 01:04 AM by Ray

I am in the process of grinding an 8” camber on a blade for a 605 1/2 p...

2 04-24-2014 01:19 AM

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