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Forum topic by Kaleb the Swede posted 07-28-2016 07:20 PM 552 views 0 times favorited 7 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Kaleb the Swede

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07-28-2016 07:20 PM

Walked absently through a thrift store and found 3 tools to take home. A nice marking gauge, a Great Neck block plane (with a Norris style adjuster), and a Starrett 18 inch combination square covered in rust and green paint.

They all cleaned up and work like a dream. The Starrett square is just as square as my 12 inch one after checking it.

Not bad for 12 whole dollars!

-- Just trying to build something beautiful


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#1 posted 07-28-2016 08:54 PM

That’s amazing Kaleb!

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#2 posted 07-28-2016 09:00 PM

Looks like a nice score to me !

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#3 posted 07-28-2016 10:30 PM

Awesome.. Way to Go!

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#4 posted 07-29-2016 12:45 AM

Thanks guys. They will be used happily in the shop

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#5 posted 07-29-2016 01:25 AM

Great score on the goodies.

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#6 posted 07-29-2016 01:53 AM

You dog… That is a complement…

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#7 posted 07-29-2016 02:33 AM

Super find, Kaleb!!

Jim

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