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06-12-2019 06:33 PM

Hard wood / high quality lumber in Westchester County, NY? - 7 replies

Hello gang, Moved from Wisconsin to New-York. Looking for a good place to get wood around White Plains. Please let me know if you know any.Thanks,

09-03-2016 02:33 AM

regular bench plane sharpened for end grain ? - 2 replies

Is that possible to sharpen a regular bench plane to be use for end grain ?if it is possible, what need to be done ?Thanks for any input.

11-13-2015 02:58 PM

CNC 6040 - Anyone using ??? - 14 replies

I’m looking at various option. This one is interesting for many aspect, however I’m not finding many ww using it. Anybody around with a up and running machine like that ?Thanks,

10-25-2015 06:45 PM

Plane Lot - For Trade or Sell - 7 replies

A nice lot of utility plane, different sizes, from block plane to No.5 size. All complete, no crack or missing part, 90%+ of iron left . 3 Stanley, 1 Lakeside all made in the U.S.A. Will trade for wood or other vintage tool(s) or all for $50. Contact me through PM. Thanks.!

10-20-2015 05:52 PM

No4 - Restoration - Opinion - 12 replies

I’m restoring a No4 Stanley. Nothing special there. However it’s clearly a 1942-45 model due to the black paint left over on the handles. I’m on the fence : do I keep the black to restore it original condition or do I finish the wood “classic” Please give me your opinion !Cheers,

02-26-2015 08:33 PM

Handplane instruction help, please - 11 replies

I just bought a Stanley 920 block plane. The instruction state “Comes with accurate ground edge of 25°; finishing with an additional honed angle of 30° is recommended”. Can some one translate in English for me ? I realy don’t understand what that mean.Thanks,

05-12-2014 02:04 AM

Replacing my BT3100 with a TS4100 - Advise ? - 3 replies

After researching for months, I think I’ll be replacing my now old and rattling BT3100 for a Bosch 4100. Decision is based on usage and space (budget is not a problem). Love the modularity of the extensions and the compact foot print, manageable weight. Reviews are stellar. On top of that, all my Bosh tools (router, drill, sander…) ...

05-05-2014 01:47 AM

Cutting log on band saw. - 13 replies

I keep reading that to be cut log on a band saw the log must be “green” aka wet wood. Any reason why i couldn’t try with dry wood ? I good a tone of maple logs in about 24/26” length that i would like to utilize. Thanks for the input !

04-26-2014 03:23 PM

6" Jointer wanted - 8 replies

Tired of using warped wood… Therefor looking for a used (not a antique) 6” jointer, good condition. Don’t need to be a top of the line, just straight and working. Can pick up, in a reasonable radius from home.


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