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Forum topic by ShipWreck posted 724 days ago 917 views 0 times favorited 11 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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ShipWreck

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724 days ago

I scored this off Ebay with a winning bid of $36.00 + $11.00 shipping. It looked super clean when I saw it online, but was shocked to see how well preserved it is when it arrived today. I played with it for a few minutes on a clean 2X4. The blade adjusting wheel has only a 1/4 turn of slop. The lateral adjuster has zero slop. I dont have enough knowledge yet to tell if it is all original, if not….... whoever refinished it is world class. The wife was a little jealous seeing that a $47.00 plane looks and works as good as her Veritas plane I bought her a couple months ago. She wants to bring it to her guild meeting tonight.


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KenBry

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#1 posted 724 days ago

Your the guy who won that from me? DARN YOU!.... J/K Nice buy

-- Ken, USAF MSgt, Ret.

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rodman40

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#2 posted 724 days ago

Great buy, nice shape too

-- Rodman

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a1Jim

109273 posts in 2078 days


#3 posted 724 days ago

That’s a pretty one congrats.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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CharlieM1958

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#4 posted 724 days ago

Whether it’s original or restored, it’s a beauty, and a steal at that price.

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

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redryder

2062 posts in 1602 days


#5 posted 723 days ago

That’s stupid…............. $11.00 for shipping…............

-- mike...............

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wanlong diamond tools

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#6 posted 723 days ago

Wanlong Diamond Tools Co.,Ltd was established in 1993,specialized in manufacturing stone diamond tools. Wanlong has wide range of diamond cutting tools and abrasives with diversified specifications to cutting and grinding of stones, pottery porcelain and other construction materials. wanLong is well renowned for its supreme quality characterized sharpness, durability and stability in diamond segments, circular blades, diamond wires, polishers for continuous polishing machine and diamond flexible pads branded “WANLONG”, which are popularly accepted in CHINESE domestic market as well as substantially sold over to Europe, U.S.A, South Asia and Mid-east countries.

<url>Wanlong Diamond Tools</url> Co.,Ltd has been in a constant pursuit of such enterprise spirit as QUALITY FIRST & CUSTOMERS ORIENTED, redoubling our efforts for further improvements along with innovations in a purpose to furnish our customers with good service and create a brilliant future together.

-- Wanlong Diamond Tools

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Fred Hargis

1475 posts in 994 days


#7 posted 723 days ago

Nice plane…but WTH is Wanlong Diamond Tools doing here?

-- I long for the days when Coke was a cola, and a joint was a bad place to be (Merle Haggard)

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racerglen

2122 posts in 1281 days


#8 posted 723 days ago

Fred, I think we’s been spammed..
ShipWreck, that’s one beautiful plane, and ditto the shaving !

-- Glen, Vernon B.C. Canada

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helluvawreck

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#9 posted 723 days ago

A wonderful acquisition. It’s beautiful for sure.

helluvawreck
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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SnowyRiver

51451 posts in 1981 days


#10 posted 723 days ago

Great get…a beautiful plane.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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Milo

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#11 posted 723 days ago

Yes, I think everyone agrees…

You officially suck. ;)

Now, if you’ll excuse me, I have to figure out a way not to be so green…

-- Beer, Beer, Thank God for Beer. It's my way of keeping my mind fresh and clear...

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