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Forum topic by Dave posted 02-10-2012 08:57 PM 2678 views 27 times favorited 41 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Dave

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02-10-2012 08:57 PM

Topic tags/keywords: resource traditional handtools

I want to thank WayneC for starting this great list and giving it to me a long time ago.
Some of my favorites
Plane Builders
http://www.andersonplanes.com/
http://www.breseplane.com/page04.html
http://galoot-tools.com/life/main.html
http://www.holtey-planes.com/
http://www.marcouplanes.com/
Reference
http://home.comcast.net/~rexmill/planes101/refinish/refininshing.htm
http://www.mwtca.org/
http://www.hansbrunnertools.gil.com.au/Stanley%20by%20numbers/Stanley%201.htm
http://www.inthewoodshop.com/index.html
http://www.record-planes.com/
http://www.cianperez.com/Wood/WoodDocs/WoodHowTo/INDEXHowTo.htm
http://www.supertool.com/index.htm
http://www.handplane.com/
http://www.finetools.com/
http://www.hyperkitten.com/tools/stanleybenchplane/
http://www.antique-used-tools.com/brtypes.htm
http://www.rexmill.com/
http://www.supertool.com/StanleyBG/stan0a.html
http://www.disstonianinstitute.com/
http://www.wkfinetools.com/index.asp
BLOGS
http://thewoodhaven.co.uk/
http://www.theunpluggedwoodshop.com/
http://foldingrule.blogspot.com/
http://villagecarpenterlinks.blogspot.com/2009/02/blogshandtools-only.html
http://logancabinetshoppe.com/blog/
Free online drawing
http://www.diagram.ly/
Plane ID
http://www.brasscityrecords.com/toolworks/graphics/plane%20id.html
http://sawdustmaking.com/Hand%20Planes/handplanes.htm
Not really about just hand tools, but free downloadable reference books on wood working and other crafts, some from the 1800’s some from the early 1900’s.
http://chestofbooks.com/home-improvement/index.html
http://www.craftsmanspace.com/
Don W Started similar threads here
One for hand planes
And one for hand saws
Another source of hours of hand tool entertainment…..The Woodwrights Shop
Different source for Woodwright Shop
Brit has a thread found here.
I posted a load of links some time ago on the following forum post. Scroll down and you will see them all in the comments. http://lumberjocks.com/topics/24639

And the best of all LUMBERJOCKS ;)_

-- Superdav "No matter where you go - there you are." http://chiselandforge.com


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Bertha

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#1 posted 02-10-2012 08:59 PM

Outstanding!
Nod to the P. Marcou site.

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

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Dave

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#2 posted 02-10-2012 09:01 PM

You guys post them and I will add them to the top.
tag it blog, reference, builder etc…....

-- Superdav "No matter where you go - there you are." http://chiselandforge.com

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ShaneA

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#3 posted 02-10-2012 09:12 PM

Dave, I have visited/used some you have posted, but not all. I will need to check some more of them out. Thanks for posting.

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Dave

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#4 posted 02-10-2012 09:29 PM

thanks Shane. Lets see if we can add more.

-- Superdav "No matter where you go - there you are." http://chiselandforge.com

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#5 posted 02-10-2012 10:12 PM

Plane ID:
http://www.brasscityrecords.com/toolworks/graphics/plane%20id.html
http://sawdustmaking.com/Hand%20Planes/hand_planes.htm

Not really about just hand tools, but free downloadable reference books on wood working and other crafts, some from the 1800’s some from the early 1900’s.
http://chestofbooks.com/home-improvement/index.html
http://www.craftsmanspace.com/

-- Improvise.... Adapt...... Overcome!

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#6 posted 02-10-2012 10:40 PM

Hey Dave, I’ve started 2 similar threads
One for hand planes
And one for hand saws

-- Master hand plane hoarder. - http://timetestedtools.com

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Dave

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#7 posted 02-10-2012 11:03 PM

Updated ;) thanks guys. Any and all information would be nice

-- Superdav "No matter where you go - there you are." http://chiselandforge.com

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#8 posted 02-11-2012 01:36 AM

awesome list o good links superd. thnx fer postin em. I faved yer favs, incase I may need any of em, they’re all here. very good

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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#9 posted 02-11-2012 01:51 AM

Thanks for the consolidated list superD

-- It isn't the mountains ahead to climb that wear you out; it's the pebble in your shoe. - Muhammad Ali

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lysdexic

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#10 posted 02-11-2012 02:00 AM

Dave,

Another source of hours of hand tool entertainment…..The Woodwrights Shop index of online episodes.

-- It isn't the mountains ahead to climb that wear you out; it's the pebble in your shoe. - Muhammad Ali

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Dave

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#11 posted 02-11-2012 03:58 AM

Bertha, Shane, Dallas and Don thank you guys for the support.
Roger anytime buddie.
Scott I couldn’t agree more. I know of a different source.
UPDATED

-- Superdav "No matter where you go - there you are." http://chiselandforge.com

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#12 posted 02-11-2012 11:29 AM

Dave – I posted a load of links some time ago on the following forum post. Scroll down and you will see them all in the comments.

http://lumberjocks.com/topics/24639

-- Andy -- Old Chinese proverb say: If you think something can't be done, don't interrupt man who is doing it.

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Dave

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#13 posted 02-11-2012 12:39 PM

Thank you for your entry Brit.
Updated

-- Superdav "No matter where you go - there you are." http://chiselandforge.com

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#14 posted 02-11-2012 01:13 PM

http://www.mwtca.org/

-- -Sam - Tampa, FL- "A man who carries a cat by the tail learns somthing he can in no other way" -Mark Twain

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#15 posted 02-11-2012 01:22 PM

sensory overload
SENSORY OVERLOAD

SENSORY OVERLOAD

TOOOOOOO …............. MUCH …......... INFORMATION!!!!

good job, valuable resource

-- ♫♪♪♫♫ Saddletramp, saddletramp, I'm as free as the breeze and I ride where I please, saddletramp ♪♪♪♫♪ ...... Bob W....NW Michigan (Traverse City area)

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