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Forum topic by unisaw posted 03-06-2013 01:51 AM 889 views 0 times favorited 6 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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03-06-2013 01:51 AM

Picked this up from CL for $20. Looks to be an older version of tool never used – oil still on the blade. I know they’re very common but still pleased.

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#1 posted 03-06-2013 01:54 AM

You did good on that one. Very useful tool in my arena. JB

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#2 posted 03-06-2013 02:02 AM

And save the box.

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#3 posted 03-06-2013 02:11 AM

Might fetch a surprising price at auction in that condition
with box.

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#4 posted 03-06-2013 02:20 AM

its a great tool, I had the Kunz (German Version) before…....consider this Hock blade, Hardened for a balance of long edge life and burr “rollability”.

-- Nature is my manifestation of God. I go to nature every day for inspiration in the day's work. I follow in building the principles which nature has used in its domain" Frank Lloyd Wright

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#5 posted 03-06-2013 04:16 AM

Unisaw – do I detect a “Made in England” sticker on that scraper?
btw – a friend gave me a NOS case of the malleable version back in November. All had original box with one of the few red Stanley labels, packing paper and instructions. It took a lot longer than you’d guess to get rid of all but one (for me). And they did not fetch a lot.
just one man’s experience.

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#6 posted 03-06-2013 05:38 AM

I have been looking for one for a while that is not over priced. Nice find.

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