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Forum topic by Hersh posted 08-01-2013 05:02 PM 821 views 0 times favorited 7 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Hersh

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08-01-2013 05:02 PM

Topic tags/keywords: plane jointer chisel blade router

Lumberjocks? I do not know what this is exactly. Here is what I know about it (or think I know): It is made in the USA by Stanley, has the numbers 6575 stamped on both sides, it looks like it could handle two types of blades (one on each end. I don’t know what it’s name is or where to get blades, etc. If anyone has information about this item I would like to know about it. I’ve seen some pertty amazing things on this sight, and extreme talent and knowledge; so I’m sure someone will have an answer.

Thank You All,
Hersh

-- Hersh from Port Angeles, WA - Gotta Complete That Project!


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#1 posted 08-01-2013 05:10 PM

its a stanley #49 bit depth stop I believe.

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#2 posted 08-01-2013 05:11 PM

It is a bit guage.
Basically a stop block for a brace and bit.

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#3 posted 08-01-2013 05:11 PM

duplicate post

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#4 posted 08-01-2013 05:31 PM

Don and Dr Dirt,
Thank you for identifying this tool for me. I have not run into it before and knew LJ would come through. I got it at a yard sale last weekend. I bought another Stanley No. 4 for $5.00 and the guy handed me this thing and says, “take this with you too.” I said thanks and thought as I walked to my truck, “what is this thing I just got for free?”

So, Thanks again for your help,
Hersh

-- Hersh from Port Angeles, WA - Gotta Complete That Project!

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#5 posted 08-01-2013 05:58 PM

I’m glad you didn’t ask me, cause I didn’t have a clue…...But now I know, in case I ever run across one…..

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#6 posted 08-01-2013 06:03 PM

A very useful gadget to have if you do the brace and bit thing. Nice guy!

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#7 posted 08-01-2013 08:35 PM

That’s a new one on me too.
Glad to have the info.
Bill

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