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08-22-2012 03:09 AM

Need installation instructions for Delta Unifence - 7 replies

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 ...

07-27-2012 01:42 AM

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.

07-22-2012 03:07 AM

2 Sailors killed in movie shooting, RIP Shipmates - 6 replies

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...

07-04-2012 08:09 PM

Is Delta Lathe 46-701 worth the money - 7 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.

05-14-2012 04:24 AM

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...

05-06-2012 08:41 PM

Tool gloat, handplanes, drill press, bandsaw, and more. - 13 replies

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/...

02-17-2012 03:43 AM

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.

10-22-2011 11:50 PM

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


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