I really wanted a veritas or LN version of these for cleaning up tenons, but this morning I found this in an antique store. $10. Blade is marked Providence tool company. I sharpened it up and I’m really impressed what these old guys can ...
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Location: Central MA
New to woodworking and carving 2014.
-- I do this for fun.
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|commented on||New lumber rack||05-02-2016 01:13 AM|
|commented on||Workbench build.||05-02-2016 12:39 AM|
|added project||Tool boards||05-02-2016 12:14 AM|
|added blog entry||Planes #2: Antique store find - skew shoulder plane (and a saw)||05-01-2016 03:50 PM|
|added blog entry||Workshop #15: Ordered materials for a sharpening station||05-01-2016 01:33 AM|
|commented on||buying a new band saw||04-29-2016 07:18 PM|
|commented on||Carving/dovetails table||04-29-2016 07:00 PM|
|commented on||Carved icon frames and strips for icon shelves.||04-28-2016 06:37 PM|
|commented on||Chimney Cupboard||04-26-2016 01:11 PM|
|commented on||Writing desk||04-23-2016 09:33 PM|
|commented on||there are no "deals"||04-23-2016 09:31 PM|
|commented on||there are no "deals"||04-23-2016 09:30 PM|
|commented on||Celtic walnut ordament||04-23-2016 09:25 PM|
|commented on||My Version of the Chisel Plane||04-23-2016 09:23 PM|
|commented on||Calm out of chaos: My Shop Build #1: Fixing the tablesaw fence.||04-23-2016 08:29 AM|
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I finally shelled out for some proper sharpening stones. I went with the 8” dmt solid surface stones and purchased a set from sharpeningsupplies.com (https://www.sharpeningsupplies.com/DMT-8-Dia-Sharp-Diamond-Kit-P405C127.aspx). I have to ...
I’ve been watching craigslist for some lumber deals to build up a modest stock for small projects. I found a listing for Cherry, air dried 7 years. $3/bf. pretty good, eh? I go to pick some up this morning. the first 3 layers of the s...
Here’s a short video tour of the shop. It’s coming along nicely. It’s a bit of a mess at the moment.. shavings everywhere. Really should have swept before shooting the video. I just tuned up my ebay Stanley#5… hence the...