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12-13-2017 03:19 PM

Are there ANY glasses which Doesn't FOG up? - 10 replies

I have 4 !!! different safety glasses, all of them sweat/fog up like crazy and make me blind and unable to see anything as soon as I start doing something, some of them were very cheap,some of them expensive, but all fog up.. Doing any kind of work/fixing car is just impossible with them as they just turn in a hazard, I have tried the dishwashin...

12-12-2017 01:57 PM

FREE Fine good quality Sharpening Stones. - 5 replies

I was looking for a way to get the ultimate edge, still working towards it..however.. I wanted to buy some Fine 6k grit stones,until I saw someone selling SLATE sharpening stones in various Fancy Names & various fancy prices,reviews seemed good as well! Right there and than I knew where I can get them myself without paying crazy prices (Or i...

12-08-2017 12:41 AM

Which ~6000grit waterstone? - 17 replies

I currently got a 400/1000 diamond stone, does a nice job, however now need something finer around 6000 probably before I attack it with a strop and super fine paste.Have no idea whatsoever about all the brands for the non-diamond stones, so looking for some feedback. I currently have my eye on the King KDS 1000/6000 Combination £37.88 from a...

12-06-2017 04:30 PM

Which Honing Paste do YOU Use? - 6 replies

My setup currently is a 400 & 1000 Grit diamond stones , after that I give a better edge using Autosol paste buttered on a good flat hardwood (that’s what I already had) , the results are very OK!However, I want to play around and I have an OCD around achieving the best I can :D I have a lot of time on my hands and I want to achieve t...

11-25-2017 11:19 PM

Makita 18v Circular Saws - Good for Fine work? - 10 replies

I have a task to create a bunch of custom kitchen cabinets, and need a way to cut up plywood accurately while also leaving a nice edge finish.I do not have a tablesaw and do not plan to get one due to having nowhere to store it. I’m currently looking at this 136mm compact Makita 18v circular saw, I like the form factor of it very much +...

08-07-2017 09:37 PM

Best Manual Mitre saw? - 16 replies

I want to purchase a good quality manual mitre saw that is actually a good quality tool and can produce excellent results- it will be used for trim work mostly but also for some regular mitre saw usage when I will be working away from power outlet. I currently got a nobex champion 180 which supposedly is the top-of-the-range-stuff ,and quite exp...

08-01-2017 11:37 PM

Is this a good Plane? ( stanley bailey) - 11 replies

I have been looking to purchase jointer plane and a near mint one came up for good price,however… I’m not sure how old it is and is it any good? It even has a packaging which doesn’t looks old so Im worrying if its any good if its one of the new releases :( :( :( I have no idea how to tell the age, but I got some pictures,an...

07-30-2017 04:18 AM

Which Plane Combo for A to Z Finishing? - 20 replies

I’m looking to purchase several hand planes (used vintage record/stanley) to be able to tackle various projects and to be able to do 95% of the work with handtools I currently got a £8 record no4 which I’m planing to convert to be a scrub plane (camber the blade/widen the mouth). This is my plan so far:- for the first step -rap...

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