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Forum topic by 12strings posted 547 days ago 726 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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12strings

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547 days ago

What do you know about the old Ben Hur planes? Were they made by a larger company? Are they any good?

-- I'm strictly hand-tool only...unless the power tool is faster and easier!


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#1 posted 547 days ago

Never heard of the brand. Stanley and other foundries
made house brand planes for hardware and department
store chains. Some of them are about the same quality
as Bailey planes and some of them are really inferior tools.

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#2 posted 546 days ago

Ben Hur was by Sargent.

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