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|485 days ago||
I purchased a used Unifence for $100 its in pretty good shape. The problem is how do I install it. It is a really old model because it says “Rockwell Unifence”. The main head of the fence only has 2 adjustment screws that are for adjusting the fence parallel to the blade. The rail is the old style with the closed back with 4 ...
|511 days ago||
Unifence for $100 on CL - 7 replies
I found a Unifence on CL for $100. If the fence is in good shape is this a good deal? I like the unifence over the BMeyer becaus eof the versatility of the fence. Plus it is only $100. I am going to pick it up Friday after work.
|516 days ago||
I normally wouldnt post something like this on this forumn, but I am a retired Navy Chief Petty Officer. On Friday in Aurora, CO two US Navy Sailors were killed in the massacre in the movie theater. One was an old Shipmate I served with on USS Nimitz. His name was MM1 Jon Blunk. He died while shielding his girlfriend from the deadly fire. RIP Jo...
|533 days ago||
Is Delta Lathe 46-701 worth the money - 0 replies
I found a 46-701 lathe for sale for $375. Is it worth the money. I am gonna offe rthe guy $275 and will go up to $300. Is this a pretty good deal or what? I know it uses the sheave pully for the speed control and the speed range is 500-2000 rpm. It is a 12” lathe with metal leg stand and drill insert for the tail stock.
|585 days ago||
My cheap handplane might be worth $$$$ - 7 replies
So last Saturday wnet to an estate sale and picked up 5 handplanes for $35. 2- Stanley No5, 1-Stanley No4, 1-Stanley Bedrock 605, and a No 5 body.Well today I started looking at the No4 and went to Patrick Leach’s website, http://www.hyperkitten.com/tools/stanley_bench_plane/start_flowchart.phpWell by answering his questions on the site I...
|592 days ago||
Well yesterday I saw an estate sale and stoppped by to take a look. Well I picked up a Bedrock 605, 2-#5’s, I think a #4, and a body for a #5. I paid $35 for the lot. I think I got a good deal on them.[IMG]http://i222.photobucket.com/albums/dd290/cpoevo/Tool%20finds/DSCN0282.jpg[/IMG][IMG]http://i222.photobucket.com/albums/dd290/cpoevo/...
|672 days ago||
New(used) tool gloat - 4 replies
Picked a Powermatic Model 50 6” jointer today for $200. I have seen these listed for way more. The cabinet is a little rusted, but it isi n nice shape over all. The guy just put a new set of knives in it too.
|789 days ago||
Craftsman Electronic RAS is it worth it? - 7 replies
I found a 10” Electronic CRaftsman RAS on CRaigslist for $150. Is the saw worth it? I have heard they are very accurate and the old electronic ones are hard to find, but very desirable. Just asking for some advice.Thanks