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Project by shinju posted 08-02-2012 12:33 PM 1984 views 1 time favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

hello,well been a while since i posted some thing .well just picked up this craftsman # 45 plane made by stanley.not as well finished but has all the parts, just a sucker for #45 planes,thanks for looking…. peace shinju

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Doug McPherson

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#1 posted 08-02-2012 01:47 PM

Do you feel good about the price? (That’s a soft inquiry)

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#2 posted 08-02-2012 04:28 PM

Yes,the price was very good, it has 23 cutters rosewood knobs same adjustably as the stanley,very happy with it,first time I seen one made for craftsman,will research to find age and model..

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#3 posted 08-07-2012 11:26 PM

I have one of these that I like to use. I much prefer using it to cut dado grooves, especially if I only have 1 or 2 to cut. I can have it set up and complete a groove before I can have the appropriate bit inserted into a router.


-- Hey, woodworking ain't brain surgery. Just do something and keep trying till you get it. Doc

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