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Forum topic by CharlieM1958 posted 05-14-2012 01:29 PM 925 views 0 times favorited 12 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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CharlieM1958

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05-14-2012 01:29 PM

If anyone out there this morning is looking for a #7, this one looks pretty decent for a current bid of $27+.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/VINTAGE-BAILEY-7-22-X-3-WOOD-PLANE-/251056073228?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item3a741baa0c#ht_500wt_1416

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


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Lee A. Jesberger

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#1 posted 05-14-2012 02:49 PM

Very nice of you to pass this along, Charlie!

Lee

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RussellAP

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#2 posted 05-14-2012 03:03 PM

It’s not easy to find one of these with a intact tote.

-- A positive attitude will take you much further than positive thinking ever will.

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RussellAP

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#3 posted 05-14-2012 03:07 PM

Cool, I got it for 38.00, thanks charlie. I was looking for a No 7.

-- A positive attitude will take you much further than positive thinking ever will.

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CharlieM1958

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#4 posted 05-14-2012 03:35 PM

I’m glad one of us got it!

I didn’t need another #7, but this is the condition I usually try to jump on…. ugly, but with nothing broken. This one looks like it will clean up beautifully, Russell.

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

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RussellAP

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#5 posted 05-14-2012 03:39 PM

I think I’ll keep it and use it. I may not clean it up, just the frog and sharpen it up. I only recondition the ones I’m selling.

-- A positive attitude will take you much further than positive thinking ever will.

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CharlieM1958

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#6 posted 05-14-2012 04:08 PM

I don’t blame you. Personally, I just gotta make ‘em shiny… but that’s just me. :-)

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

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Roswell

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#7 posted 05-14-2012 05:11 PM

Thanks for the post. Maybe next time I’ll notice it in time to buy! Daddy needs a jointer…

-- _Never argue with an idiot. They'll just drag you down to their level and beat you with experience_

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Brohymn62

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#8 posted 05-14-2012 05:46 PM

Missed it! Congrats Russell… my search continues

-- Chris G. ; Los Angeles, CA

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RussellAP

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#9 posted 05-14-2012 05:52 PM

Bro, with shipping it came to $54 which is a good price I think. Now I’ll go to an estate sale and see one better for like $5.

-- A positive attitude will take you much further than positive thinking ever will.

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TopamaxSurvivor

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#10 posted 05-14-2012 08:19 PM

Nice find Charlie. Glad to see it has a LJ home ;-))

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#11 posted 05-14-2012 09:31 PM

Russell i know what you mean i just got a work sharp 3000 for $200 and now there is one on ebay with all the bells and whistles for $125

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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Bill White

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#12 posted 05-14-2012 09:37 PM

Russell, you are SO hooked into planes. Can ya get a second job to support your habit?
Good haul.
Bill

-- bill@magraphics.us

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