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Forum topic by LDO2802 posted 06-26-2017 03:27 PM 1103 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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LDO2802

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06-26-2017 03:27 PM

Not to disparage them, but it seems like Flexcut and Pfeil have cornered the market when it comes to woodworking stores and hobby stores. I can never find other brands unless I go online. Anyone else seen this? One time, ONCE, I found a Butz knife.


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Loren

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#1 posted 06-26-2017 04:17 PM

They may put tools in stores on consignment or
something to make it easy for the stores
to carry stock.

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#2 posted 06-28-2017 07:25 PM

Well, when I go online, I can find at least 30 brands from super cheap to super expensive. With the lack of woodworking stores that are available to window shop in, I wanted to find a place with more variety. Don’t get me wrong, woodcraft has like 200 chisels/gouges/veiners in their display case…..........but they are all Pfeil. I want to be able to compare some side by side.

On a plus note, since Two Cherries is from Germany, I asked my Deutsch friend about picking up a set as it is easier to buy it in Germany and ship it here. He was all for it! Now to just save up the 300 dollars. LOL

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#3 posted 10-10-2017 09:42 AM

My local woodcraft has two cherries, pfiel and flexcut, i guess i am just lucky to be near this one.

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#4 posted 10-10-2017 03:36 PM

You talking bench chisels or carving chisels? I picked up a set of 6 Two Cherries bench chisels from Jamestown Dist. for $150. Loved them so much I got a starter set of their carving chisels for around $180. Just can’t remember where.

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