I’ve been looking to grow my hand plane collection for almost a year. A Stanley #6 kinda satisfied my tastes, I don’t make a lot of large projects, and nice Stanley #7’s and #8’s usually command premium prices. This #6 s...
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164 posts in 1833 days
Location: University City (St. Louis)
Prefers handtools, likes to listen to the radio while woodworking. I like making furniture, don't have the time or space right now. Small projects until then.
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|commented on||Mobile Base With A Twist||93 days ago|
|replied on||Screws - Coarse vs Fine Threads||101 days ago|
|commented on||Modified New Yankee Workshop Workbench||129 days ago|
|commented on||workbench||144 days ago|
|commented on||krenov style jointer plane||165 days ago|
|commented on||CHALLENGE||167 days ago|
|commented on||HARLEY DAVIDSON PLAQUE||167 days ago|
|added project||Mini Block Plane||168 days ago|
|replied on||Was - RE:Looking for a SAFE way to rip thin strips on a Radial Arm Saw||168 days ago|
|commented on||Picture frame clamp||173 days ago|
|commented on||Bench Top Bench||183 days ago|
|commented on||17' Cedar Kayak||183 days ago|
|added blog entry||Finding the right hand plane||184 days ago|
|commented on||Walnut End Grain Block||186 days ago|
|added project||I needed a new marking gauge||212 days ago|
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Hi Everyone, I decided to remake my shooting board because my first try left a little to be desired. I wanted more accuracy and I didn’t have the ability to shoot 45° mitres. I started with some reclaimed 3/4” common plywood and ...
I wanted to try my hand at making hand planes, the shop needs several. Struggling with the design concept, I bought a book “Making Traditional Wooden Planes” by John M. Whelan, it was no novel but a good source of wood plane design info. It’s w...