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Cobalt block plane

10-31-2014 04:31 PM by Troy Cleckler

Went by Lowes and was looking at the kobold block plane and of the four that ...

1 11-01-2014 05:58 AM
View Rick M's profile

What axes for woodworking

10-27-2014 04:08 AM by Rick M

I want to buy an axe for rough hewing small logs, just removing the bark, sap...

25 11-01-2014 02:47 AM
View jasonpaul's profile

Can I get away with just a smoothing plane?

10-30-2014 04:17 PM by jasonpaul

Hello I am looking to do a live edge slab coffee table and was wondering i...

10 10-31-2014 02:46 PM
View CharlesA's profile

Paul Sellers on Bevel Up Planes and Sharpening

10-30-2014 12:35 PM by CharlesA

Thought it was pretty interesting.

0 10-30-2014 12:35 PM
View WoodenGhost's profile

Bailey No. 4 Brass nut

10-23-2014 12:02 AM by WoodenGhost

Hey Guys, I am really new to woodworking and just started my collection. ...

13 10-29-2014 02:44 PM
View NoLongerHere's profile

I found John Walcot!

10-27-2014 01:25 PM by NoLongerHere

I got a message today …. had to share! I wrote a blog called: John W...

5 10-28-2014 11:31 PM
View Chris Wright's profile

Veritas shooting plane

10-12-2014 09:59 PM by Chris Wright

Does anyone own or has anyone used Veritas’ new Shooting Plane (http://...

8 10-28-2014 02:57 PM
View Clarkie's profile

Just wondering.

10-27-2014 12:01 AM by Clarkie

Just wondering if anyone else has gone through the thought process of where t...

15 10-28-2014 11:49 AM
View lundi's profile

Wooden auger handle

10-27-2014 03:04 PM by lundi

I need some info on which handle is the best for an auger, the T-bar type? Wh...

2 10-28-2014 07:42 AM
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10-20-2014 09:20 PM by JUC

Just received my new swan-neck chisel and It really needs sharpening. I have...

4 10-27-2014 09:09 PM
View BubbaIBA's profile

Kinshiro Marking Gauge

10-24-2014 12:57 PM by BubbaIBA

I’ve been looking for a new knife type marking gauge for awhile to supp...

15 10-27-2014 02:56 PM
View rbterhune's profile

Enlighten a Noob Please

10-26-2014 05:08 AM by rbterhune

I am looking to purchase a block plane… Can you provide some pros an...

7 10-27-2014 02:40 AM
View Troy Cleckler 's profile

Dovetail saw and chisel questions

10-26-2014 01:22 PM by Troy Cleckler

Yeah, I know, kinda in reverse order but I’ve placed an order with lee ...

7 10-27-2014 01:37 AM
View saddletramp's profile

Tormek or clone

10-18-2011 08:03 PM by saddletramp

I have come to the conclusion that I need a slow speed, wet sharpening system...

40 10-26-2014 05:13 PM
View Hullguitars's profile

Building a Shoulder plane

10-24-2014 12:38 PM by Hullguitars

Hello, My name is Grant, and I am a self ...

10 10-26-2014 02:35 PM
View ToddJB's profile

WTB Stanley 750 chisels

05-27-2014 11:29 PM by ToddJB

All, I’m try to build up a set of Stanley 750 socket chisels like the o...

27 10-26-2014 05:10 AM
View CTW's profile

Help needed to restore chipped edge on a vintage chisel

10-25-2014 03:05 PM by CTW

I have an old chisel that has a chipped edge which I would like to repair for...

5 10-25-2014 06:13 PM
View DaveV's profile

Can someone identify this Chisel

10-25-2014 03:07 PM by DaveV

Hello. I have had a bunch of these Chisels for about 30 years and I don;t re...

1 10-25-2014 05:36 PM
View lateralus819's profile

Help with some trim details?

10-24-2014 06:09 PM by lateralus819

Doing some interior work for my inlaws. Adding some QSWO thresh holds for bot...

13 10-25-2014 04:45 PM
View BubbaIBA's profile

Ashley Iles Mark II Chisels

10-25-2014 12:32 PM by BubbaIBA

While having my morning coffee and doing a little mindless browsing before pu...

0 10-25-2014 12:32 PM

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