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Forum topic by TheWoodNerd posted 07-19-2011 08:05 PM 2754 views 0 times favorited 11 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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07-19-2011 08:05 PM

If I didn’t already have a set, I’d be all over this …,41504&p=67707

-- The Wood Nerd --

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#1 posted 07-19-2011 10:54 PM

Hmmm. $85 for a set of 10…

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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#2 posted 07-19-2011 11:07 PM

Yep, surprisingly nice chisels at the normal price, that 10-piece set is a steal at this price. I got a 4-piece set a couple years ago to use for a while until I decided what “nice” chisels I wanted. Haven’t seen a need to “upgrade” yet. Beware, however, the handles are quite ugly although comfortable. See for my review of the set I got.

Before anyone asks, NO I’m not a LV affiliate or anything like that. I generally don’t post sales, I just think this is an awesome deal. In fact, I’m probably gonna get that 10-piece set myself …

-- The Wood Nerd --

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#3 posted 07-20-2011 12:12 AM

I think that the 7-piece set is the best buy, but sprung for the 10-piece set since I’ve felt the need for larger chisels a handful of times.


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#4 posted 07-20-2011 06:09 AM

Nice chisels, I paid $76 for an 8 piece set with free shipping

-- E J ------- Always Keep a Firm Grip on Your Tool

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#5 posted 07-20-2011 07:25 AM

Thanks for posting. I benefitted greatly a couple months ago when another member tipped me off on a great chisel deal (ebay). So while I can’t take advantage of this particular offer, I still encourage members to post especially good bargains like this one. Its a LJ perk.

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#6 posted 07-24-2011 05:40 AM

Maybe i can get some

-- Jerry Nettrour, San Antonio,

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#7 posted 07-24-2011 11:07 PM

Can’t beat these for the price. I have these and some LN chisels and I prefer to use the LN’s but it I had it do do all over again, I’d spend the money I spent on the chisels on something else.

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#8 posted 07-24-2011 11:13 PM

thanks for the heads up, I just wish they had an 1/8” one to go with that 10 piece set. Those are all great prices on each set.

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop,

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#9 posted 07-25-2011 12:15 AM

I received the 7 piece set friday,and have been putting them to the test since.I like them and have worked well chopping out the waste from dovetails.

-- I don't drive a Prius.

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#10 posted 07-31-2011 12:45 AM

I got the 7-piece set. Spent a bit of time with the stones today to get them all set up. The backs weren’t as flat as I’d have liked, but it didn’t take too long to get them worked through the series of stones and to hair-cutting sharp.

-- Ben - resident cheese whiz.

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