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bunkie

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926 days ago

Topic tags/keywords: lee valley jack plane scraper plane shoulder plane dovetail saw

One of the great joys of going to the Woodworking show is to spend time at the Lee Valley booth. They bring examples of all of their Veritas hand tools, a bench and various boards. Spend as much time as you like, try a number of tools and have a good time.

I got a chance to try a scraping plane, a low-angle jack, a medium shoulder plane and both of their dovetail saws (the ones with the composite backs).

Pure joy. The problem, of course, is that were I to acquire an example of each, I would be out about $800. It’s a good thing that I don’t need any more stationary power tools…

-- Altruism is, ultimately, self-serving


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#1 posted 926 days ago

I was lucky enough to be able to buy (with last years Christmas money) all 3 of these!

-- Folly ever comes cloaked in opportunity!

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