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12-05-2015 07:32 AM

WTT Stanley #40 scrub plane (good user) DFW - 3 replies

Looking to trade this good user Stanley # 40 scrub plane for some other hand tools. She’s in good condition has most of her japaning in tact 70%+ no cracks or major pitting. Rosewood tote and knob are solid.Great user. Interested in..Backsaws tenon, sash, miter, carcass (usable condition)Vintage ChiselsRabbet/rebate planes Shoulder ...

12-03-2015 12:57 PM

Craftsman 10" model 100 cast iron table saw DFW - 10 replies

Craftsman model 100 cast iron belt drive table sawI was told it was from the 1940-1950s Works great Includes 2 cast iron wing extensionsMetal frame baseMiter gage Locking fence4 super heavy duty casters10” Dewalt multi purpose carbide blade (well used) I believe it is a 1hp motor but I’m not positive I’ve used this ...

06-05-2014 02:27 AM

old hand tools for sale, disston saws, planes, clamps - 11 replies

Helping a friend move a few tools.All of these have been recent users, most of them are still sharp and ready to go. I will try and get some more details on the saws tomorrow I do know that they are all disstons and the two I handled were sharp. He doesn’t have any set prices in mind, so make a reasonable offer and I’m sure we ...

05-20-2014 10:47 PM

Pipe Makers Forum - 51 replies

Welcome. Please feel free to post any pipe related questions, information, resources here. I will be adding more info on here soon!!

02-10-2014 12:05 AM

lathe question.... - 63 replies

I just purchased a one way talon 4 jaw lathe chuck to put on my old craftsman lathe.. Any advice on how to remove this old live center? (Or whatever it’s called) Edit Just hooked it all up did a couple of practice pieces. Everything is looking good

02-04-2014 06:00 PM

Tobacco Pipe Swap 2014 - 259 replies

Lumberjocks Tobacco Pipe Swap 2014 updated on 3/14/2014 Registration is CLOSED Completed Pipe Deadline May 5thPlease send photos of your completed pipe by May 5th to [email protected] let me know the material (wood/stem) you will be using once you know. After i receive your Photo i will send you the name and address of your recipien...

11-12-2013 02:46 AM

Vintage & Antique Tool Sale Garland, TX (DFW) - 10 replies

It’s back again for anyone that can make the sale!He always has a huge selection and very reasonable prices. I will be there! Don’t Miss Out!

11-06-2013 05:59 PM

LJ's Measurement & Layout Tool Swap 2013 - 615 replies

Updated 2/10/2013 5:06 PM CSTWelcome to the 2013 LJ’s Measurement & Layout Tool Swap Email me at [email protected] This one is a little different guys! Joining the Swap: Deadline for entry is November 25th If you want to participate in this swap contact me at the email above, letting me know your LJ user name, Name, address ...

10-04-2013 06:58 PM

Doug Fir Glue Lam Slabs 22" x 6" x 4' DFW Area "Bench Tops" - 3 replies

Doug Fir Glue Lam Slabs 22 1/2” x 6” x 4’ DFW They are cut to a little over 4 foot each they make great bench tops if you trying to save some money they weigh in well over 100lbs each these beams are typically priced at $30-$35 a foot wholesale I’m asking $60 each OBO And of course pickup only..

08-10-2013 04:06 AM

Special delivery - 17 replies

Posted on nextdoor that I would pickup or haul off wood scrap around my neighborhood and someone replied back saying he had some wood he would bring me. Guessing its around 500-600+ board feet of kiln dried cedar 4×4’s 2×3’s 1×12’s and 2×2’s they all appear to be 4ft in length the pile is right arou...

08-01-2013 07:46 PM

Reclaimed Cabinet Doors - What to do.... What to do... - 19 replies

Just wanted to get your thoughts and ideas on this load of High-End Cabinet doors someone gave me. I was told they are solid Ash can anyone confirm this? I will post some more close up photos tonight.I’ve never worked with Ash before. Have any of you ever cut down cabinet doors to reuse the wood? if so do you have any tips for gettin...

05-06-2013 08:58 PM

An Awesome Antique Hand Tool dealer - 9 replies

Last month I met Mr Lynn Dowd at a Hand tool swap here in Dallas, He sells antique tools of all kinds he has a huge selection and is very knowledgeable about the tools. Super nice guy, and very reasonable prices. Lynn & Tracy DowdDowd’s Vintage & Antique ToolsGarland, Texas(972) 271 TOOL (8665)[email protected] http://w...

04-27-2013 07:59 PM

Look at this Wood Pile, What are my options? - 25 replies

This is sitting across the street I don’t have any milling equipment, I do have a table saw and access to a medium sized Bandsaw I’ve never milled wood for lumber what options to i have any thoughts or suggestions? I would really like to make use of this pile before someone grabs it. Also I think it is Cotton wood tree IR...

04-19-2013 07:26 PM

Wet Stones, Where do I start? (Hand Plane) - 24 replies

The only wet stones i’ve used before were for pocket knives, that being said what type of reasonably priced wet stone(s) would you recommend for maintaining a Hand Plane Blade?.

04-17-2013 06:15 PM

Round or Square Dog holes? - 22 replies

I’m designing my first workbench and trying to lay everything out before i get started.Anyways i’ve seen people use square dogs/dog holes and round ones are there any pro’s and cons between the two? Round seems like it would be a lot easier to make but if i’m missing out on something by going with the Round ones I woul...

04-12-2013 04:54 AM

My next power tool Planer? or Joiner? or?.... - 50 replies

I’m just starting out in woodworking and i’m looking to add to my arsenal.I’ve narrowed down my next purchase and I think it is a toss up between a Planer or a Joinerwanted to get some fellow LJ’ers opinions And it is possible that i would get more benifit from some other power tool?, here is what i have so far in my g...

04-10-2013 04:02 PM

Restoring surface on old Craftsman Series 100 Tablesaw - 9 replies

Hey guys, Craftsman Series 100 TS Just wanted to get some of your thoughts on restoring/cleaning this old table saw surface. I was told not to use wire brushes or sanding because it create shallow dips in the surface and it would not be dead flat any more. the top is smooth it is just very discolored due to age. I will try and pos...

03-08-2013 07:27 PM

Tools of your Nightmares - 32 replies

Ok i’ve seen all of the “Tools of your Dreams” well here is a twist Tools of your NightmaresIt might be because it is extremely dangerous or because its just plain worthless and awkward to use.. Well after using my 1959 Craftsman RAS I understand the reason for the recall.. This is my Ni...

03-01-2013 09:19 AM

old craftsman radial arm saw 1950`s or 60`s? - 25 replies

I picked this old ras for a song and wanted to see if anyone could tell me about how old it might be, i am also looking for any ideas or suggestions on replacing the surface top and making some type of fence/backplate I am pretty new to woodworking Also looking for a manual Thanks in advance

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