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Blog entry by greg48 posted 82 days ago 1000 reads 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Went to a “pre” yard sale today and picked up a few items, but this I couldn’t let pass by.

It’s all there except the drive belts and should probably be cleaned and re-lubricated. It came with bits, face plate, live and dead centers, vise, well pretty much everything in the picture and the original case with another major piece of which I am not sure of (yet). The other thing I’m not sure of yet is what I’m going to do with it.

In addition, I picked up on an old Wood/Iron plane,

a few piloted router bits (un-used),

a power hand planer, and a small bench vise.

The whole kit-n-kaboodle for $35. I’m starting to feel a bit guilty. Think I will return and make a donation.

-- Greg, No. Cal.



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freddy1962

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#1 posted 81 days ago

$35, WOW. I feel guilty too! lol

-- JEFF Illinois (Banks of the Mississippi)

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Don W

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#2 posted 81 days ago

Were you wearing a mask? What a steal.

-- Master hand plane hoarder. - http://timetestedtools.com

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Buckethead

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#3 posted 81 days ago

^^^

-- Bucket, any person that spends 10k on a bicycle is guaranteed to be a $@I almost started to like you. -bhog

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stefang

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#4 posted 81 days ago

Everybody deserves a little good luck and you have certainly got your fair share with these bargains. Congratulations!

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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oldnovice

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#5 posted 81 days ago

I have always wanted a Unimat … the older version as the newer ones are really bad.
Let me know your address and when you are going on vacation!
Can you tell I am green with envy?

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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TheFridge

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#6 posted 81 days ago

I hate you…

-- "We build our workshops. Then we enjoy the fruits of our labor by laboring for more fruits." - Me

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greg48

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#7 posted 81 days ago

I was having a difficult time sleeping. I returned and made an additional contribution. It’s a Catholic thing I suppose

-- Greg, No. Cal.

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TheFridge

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#8 posted 81 days ago

Now I can’t hate you.

Well played my friend. Well played.

-- "We build our workshops. Then we enjoy the fruits of our labor by laboring for more fruits." - Me

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