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Forum topic by Kirk650 posted 06-07-2016 07:27 PM 579 views 0 times favorited 5 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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06-07-2016 07:27 PM

I’ve been wanting to upgrade my everyday use bench chisels. I’ve considered this one and that one, and after much deliberation have ordered a couple of the Veritas PM-V11 chisels. I hated to spend that much money, but the wife just told me she’s replacing her perfectly good cell phone with the newest iPhone. Geez! So I ordered them. I’ll have them long after her new phone dies. I got the 1/4 and 1/2 inch chisels. In the near future is much dovetailing. Might as well prepare for it.

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#1 posted 06-07-2016 07:31 PM

Dude, should’ve just got the Aldi chisels for 7.99. They’re just as good.

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#2 posted 06-07-2016 09:10 PM

Thank your wife for giving you the excuse you needed.

-- Nathan, TX -- Hire the lazy man. He may not do as much work but that's because he will find a better way.

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#3 posted 06-07-2016 09:35 PM

You’re gonna love them!

-- Our village hasn't lost it's idiot, he was elected to congress.

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#4 posted 06-08-2016 12:41 AM

Dude, should ve just got the Aldi chisels for 7.99. They re just as good.

I just got a set of the Aldi chisels but mine were only 6.99 :) but I will bet the Veritas chisels are a lot better.

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#5 posted 06-08-2016 01:42 AM

If they hold an edge like the Plane blades do they will be amazing!

-- Lifting one end of the plank.

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