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mvflaim

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12-19-2012 12:18 AM

Hi, my name is Mike and I’m an antique molding plane addict.

-- http://mvflaim.wordpress.com/


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#1 posted 12-19-2012 12:23 AM

You and Stumpy Nubs need to compare collections.

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#2 posted 12-19-2012 12:27 AM

Holy crap. Take a pill!

-- jay, www.allaboutastro.com

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#3 posted 12-19-2012 12:28 AM

Oh my! That’s just plain crazy! Or should I say plane crazy? :-)

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#4 posted 12-19-2012 12:30 AM

The first step is recognizing that you have a problem.
The only problem I see, though is…..
You can’t get to your workbench!!!

I’ll be happy to lighten your load…
For a small fee!!!

Nice “little” collection!!!

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procrastination a bad thing?

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#5 posted 12-19-2012 12:53 AM

WOW!!!!!

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#6 posted 12-19-2012 01:01 AM

The crazy thing is that the majority of them are unique with only a handful of duplicates.

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#7 posted 12-19-2012 01:02 AM

Do you use them or just look at them? With a collection like that, everything in my shop would have moulding of some sort on it. :)
DanK

-- Dan Krager, Olney IL http://www.kragerwoodworking.weebly.com If you take something apart and put it back together enough times, eventually you will have two of them.

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#8 posted 12-19-2012 01:04 AM

What a collection. How do you find the one you need?

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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#9 posted 12-19-2012 01:11 AM

A stunning collection!!

-- Einstein: "The intuitive mind is a sacred gift, and the rational mind is a faithful servant. We have created a society that honors the servant and has forgotten the gift." I'm Poopiekat!!

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#10 posted 12-19-2012 01:13 AM

I hope you use each and every one…

-- Sometimes the creative process requires foul language. -- Charles Neil

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#11 posted 12-19-2012 01:17 AM

I am envious! What a nice collection.

-- Mike

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#12 posted 12-19-2012 01:18 AM

You win!

Nice collection. Glad to hear that you only have a “handful of duplicates”

-- Nicky

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#13 posted 12-19-2012 01:24 AM

Welcome Mike.

-- Ryan - Bethel Park, PA

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#14 posted 12-19-2012 01:34 AM

I have a lot of planes but nothing that cool WOW

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#15 posted 12-19-2012 01:42 AM

Mike, I feel your pain. I too am an addict. I came to realize that I couldn’t make use of them all, so I managed to stop buying.
HOWEVER, if you would be interested, I would be willing to see if we could arrange a swap for some of our planes. I currently use as many as I can, mostly the complex profile molding planes, but have some others that are duplicates, or are specials I’ll never use. If you think you’d be interested, let me know.
Thanks, Oldtool.

-- "I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The point is to bring them the real facts." - Abraham Lincoln

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