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Forum topic by Boris posted 11-28-2012 11:10 PM 2482 views 0 times favorited 7 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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11-28-2012 11:10 PM

Hi guys, I was browsing the Internet and I came acros the web pages mentioned in the title. Has any of you purchased any item from them?

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

They seems to be a good store.

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#2 posted 11-29-2012 12:05 AM

I got a set of japanese chisels from them. Lowest price I could find. Strangely, one of the chisels had a hole drilled through the handle. Doesnt effect use, I emailed them about it, they said if I sent it in, they would replace. I didnt feel like going through the hassel. So in one experience, I would say it was ok. But, I hadnt heard of them before either.

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#3 posted 11-29-2012 12:40 AM

I’ve bought from Manny when I used to go to the Woodworking Shows. Ok stuff, not premium, but good.

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#4 posted 11-29-2012 01:12 AM

I have purchased several items from them, and have always been completely satisfied. Never had a reason to contact their CS.


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#5 posted 11-29-2012 11:00 PM

Thank you guys, I appreciate your help, I think I am going to buy one of the shoulder plane they sell.

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#6 posted 11-30-2012 12:31 AM

If that’s the same Manny’s in Lexington, KY, I used to go in a few times a year when I lived around there. Pretty varied selection of stuff. I moved about five years ago and caught them on a move to a bigger location, hundreds of printed plans. Nice folks too.

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#7 posted 11-30-2012 07:58 PM

Yes they are in Lexington KY,
Does any of you have a shop fox hand plane?

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