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Forum topic by Gregn posted 10-01-2011 05:35 PM 937 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Gregn

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10-01-2011 05:35 PM

Topic tags/keywords: hand tools stanley no 5 hand plane

I’m not a yard sale type person and with the colder weather creeping in, I need a new coat for the winter months as I have grown, in girth. LOL
Anyway I didn’t find a coat, but did come across a pleasant find to make the morning worth while. I picked up this Stanley NO. 5 that needs some TLC for 5 bucks.

-- I don't make mistakes, I have great learning lessons, Greg


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CharlieM1958

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#1 posted 10-01-2011 05:45 PM

Excellent find for $5, Greg! This plane looks to be in great shape aside from from the surface crud. It should clean up beautifully.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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Don W

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#2 posted 10-01-2011 05:53 PM

I love those $5 Finds. That’s going to make a fine user.

-- http://timetestedtools.net - Collecting is an investment in the past, and the future.

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Kent Shepherd

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#3 posted 10-01-2011 06:35 PM

Great price. I hope you post after you restore it. All it takes is a little (or a lot) of work.
It is so rewarding to make them nice looking as well as usable.

-- http://shepherdtoolandsupply.com/

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Bill White

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#4 posted 10-02-2011 01:12 AM

Dang! I’ll give ya $10.00 before restore, and I’ll pay shipping.
I’m just finishing the restore on a sweet #7.
Bill

-- bill@magraphics.us

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