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View Gene Howe's profile

Stew-Mac Ultimate Scrapers

11-28-2014 12:30 PM by Gene Howe

Had an opportunity to use my recently acquired Stew-Mac scrapers on some waln...

18 12-18-2014 05:31 PM
View Diamondmike's profile

Hand planers

12-15-2014 12:08 AM by Diamondmike

I have a complete set of Stanley Bailey hand planers left from my deceased fa...

11 12-17-2014 12:38 PM
View BigJohn's profile

Thought I got a steal.

12-15-2014 09:53 PM by BigJohn

Hello. Just thought I would share this. I won an auction last week and thou...

2 12-17-2014 04:24 AM
View BigJohn's profile

Finally got a Stanley #50

12-17-2014 12:56 AM by BigJohn

Hey. Finally got a #50. I paid about $100 for it. You all think I did OK o...

4 12-17-2014 02:39 AM
View Buke27's profile

Looking for a Woodworking Store in Liverpool, U.K.

12-15-2014 10:58 AM by Buke27

I’ll be in Liverpool, U.K. next month for work. Any of you lumberjocks...

1 12-17-2014 01:42 AM
View shipwright's profile

How many chevalets are built / being built?

10-09-2012 12:45 AM by shipwright

Since I built my first chevalet in winter 2011, I have been in touch with a n...

25 12-16-2014 07:09 AM
View Bob099's profile

What is it, found on eBay

12-15-2014 12:08 AM by Bob099

Saw an odd Stanley tool on eBay, odd to me at least. Stanley No. 8th Tool ...

3 12-15-2014 03:19 AM
View giser3546's profile

Hand saw TPI for joinery

12-04-2014 04:31 PM by giser3546

I have one 14 TPI Veritas hand saw and I’ve used it just about every ti...

19 12-13-2014 06:47 PM
View TheWoodenOyster's profile

Chisel Recommendations for dovetail cutting and some paring

12-10-2014 04:03 PM by TheWoodenOyster

Hey guys, I recently started cutting dovetails by hand and started using m...

14 12-13-2014 06:28 PM
View RonB57's profile

Panel Saw Survey

12-12-2014 12:21 AM by RonB57

For those that are interested, I have posted a very short and basic multiple ...

2 12-12-2014 01:54 AM
View diverlloyd's profile

need help dating a stanley brace

12-11-2014 07:27 PM by diverlloyd

So as the title says I need help on dating a Stanley brace. I have searched t...

15 12-12-2014 01:09 AM
View todd4390's profile

Trend Diamond Stones

12-11-2014 03:34 PM by todd4390

I just purchased my first hand plane and along with that I purchased a Trend ...

2 12-11-2014 10:07 PM
View jtm's profile

Should I buy the Stanley Sweetheart 750 chisel set?

06-13-2014 07:12 AM by jtm

He folks, I currently have the $5 set of chisels from Harbor Freight. T...

38 12-11-2014 07:31 PM
View PhillipRCW's profile

Clamps... So many options

12-10-2014 09:34 PM by PhillipRCW

I am starting up my custom furniture business. I want to mainly focus on tabl...

15 12-11-2014 05:53 PM
View flatboarder's profile

stanley # 200 honing guide

12-10-2014 12:08 AM by flatboarder

hello does anyone have any instructions for the Stanley #200 honing guide. I ...

0 12-10-2014 12:08 AM
View BobKat's profile

Rookie Question About a Stanley Block Plane

12-07-2014 02:18 AM by BobKat

This may be a dumb questions but…. I just purchased a Stanley 9 1/2 b...

10 12-09-2014 11:18 PM
View FancyShoes's profile

I need 30 c clamps

12-08-2014 12:50 AM by FancyShoes

I have been going to auctions to try and get these c clamps I meed, but peopl...

6 12-09-2014 04:01 PM
View Brodan's profile

Stanley Rule and Level Co No 29 find

11-30-2014 10:52 PM by Brodan

I bought this Stanley Plane while picking through an “antique” sh...

6 12-07-2014 03:41 PM
View Tim's profile

Is this what I think it is?

12-01-2014 01:07 AM by Tim

I think this thing is for making custom hose clamps before hose clamps were e...

7 12-06-2014 10:31 PM
View maxhall's profile

Millers Falls chisels

12-06-2014 04:23 PM by maxhall

Hey everyone I found a set of vintage millers falls and stanley chisels on Eb...

3 12-06-2014 07:04 PM

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