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09-11-2020 04:50 PM

Sourse for models or examples of period details such as cabriole legs - 8 replies

I have not built a period piece yet, but when I finish building bookcases for my two girls then I plan on moving onto my first period piece as its a part of woodworking that has always interested me. I am leaning towards a highboy or lowboy in the Queen Anne style. Are there places to order model or example cabriole legs from to use as a temp...

07-09-2020 05:11 PM

Stain pulled in a couple spots under Arm R Seal application - 1 reply

Im finishing up a countertop that I stained with Minwax oil stain and then Arm R Seal satin topcoat. I am applying the Arm R Seal with a cotton cloth and the majority of the top looks great after an initial coat of the Arm R Seal. There are two spots though where I must have pulled the cotton cloth with a extra pressure, and I can see faint star...

05-22-2020 01:12 PM

FS: Hollows and Rounds - Even numbered half set skewed - 0 replies

Looking to sell my even numbered half set of hollows and rounds. These were made by TJ Gardner of Bristol and all have the owner mark of R.J. Ricketts. These have a skewed iron setup bedded at around 53 degrees I think. They are in great condition and are sharp and ready to use. All of the wedges are original and the irons are in great shape too...

06-04-2019 02:27 PM

Solutions to raise an 8" jointer off the floor a few inches? - 7 replies

I’m beginning the thought process of reorganizing my shop and looking into making some upgrades. The first upgrade on my bucket list is a new jointer. I currently have an olde 6” Delta 37-280 but its time to upgrade to something with longer tables and a more robust fence system. The Delta sits on a 3rd party mobile base which worked ...

11-26-2018 04:01 PM

Planing stop placement - 0 replies

I bought the Benchcrafted Planing Stop a number of months ago and after completing the move to the new house I finally have my work shop set up and I am ready to get the planing stop installed in my bench. My question is about the placement of the stop in relation to my leg vise. I have my leg vise on the left-front leg of my bench. Many of t...

08-21-2018 03:06 PM

WTB: Fine Woodworking back issues - 7 replies

Looking for anyone who wants to part ways with their back issues of Fine Woodworking. Let me know and we can work something out I’m sure.

12-14-2016 08:00 PM

Looking for Fine Woodworking back issues - 8 replies

I am interested in any and all back issues of Fine Woodworking. I am of course open to discussing price and to figure out the best method of getting the back issues to me via either shipment or if you are located PA, OH, WV area even a local pick-up. I know a few listings pop on on Ebay but I figured if I could help someone on here with clean...

04-08-2014 08:39 PM

Looking for recommendations for reputable vintage Stanley plane sellers - 11 replies

I’m looking for recommendations for reputable sellers of vintage planes and tools in general with an emphasis on Stanley planes. I am New user here, in fact I just registered mere moments ago. I’ve been a predominantly power tool user up until now but I’ve spent the past couple months lurking on here and researching/learning all I can about hand...

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