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  0 Thread: Acme Handsaw Filer Model HSF
Post: RE: Acme Handsaw Filer Model HSF

TraditionalToolworks Wrote: (Yesterday, 06:22 AM) -- Doug, If you stop back in here, I'd like to thank you for a pleasant transaction, the filer is now home kinda safely. Getting loaded... ...
Timberwolf Tool Swap N' Sell 26 920 4 hours ago
  0 Thread: Disston 3D Saw Vise
Post: RE: Disston 3D Saw Vise

Bill_Houghton Wrote: (Today, 08:13 AM) -- Incidentally, Disston seems to have called these "D-3" vises, at least in 1932, as evidenced by this catalog page from that year (thoughtfully posted by some...
Timberwolf Woodworking Hand Tools 39 1,078 Today, 10:39 AM
  0 Thread: Disston 3D Saw Vise
Post: RE: Disston 3D Saw Vise

Admiral Wrote: (05-11-2022, 01:07 PM) -- When I used the disston, I'd line the jaws with a few layers of blue painter's tape, which worked for me. -- ........ That also sound like a plan, but lead...
Timberwolf Woodworking Hand Tools 39 1,078 05-11-2022, 02:21 PM
  0 Thread: Disston 3D Saw Vise
Post: RE: Disston 3D Saw Vise

TraditionalToolworks Wrote: (05-11-2022, 12:17 AM) -- OMG Jack, this could be a long reply... I have always enjoyed the way Cosman teaches, he explains things in a way that are understandable to m...
Timberwolf Woodworking Hand Tools 39 1,078 05-11-2022, 10:21 AM
  0 Thread: Sharpening system help
Post: RE: Sharpening system help

Scouter Wrote: (05-09-2022, 05:06 PM) -- Trying to decide about a new sharpening system, and the choices out there are quite confusing, any thoughts would be more than welcome. What I am looking at a...
Timberwolf Woodworking Power Tools 10 448 05-11-2022, 09:17 AM
  0 Thread: Disston 3D Saw Vise
Post: RE: Disston 3D Saw Vise

TraditionalToolworks Wrote: (05-10-2022, 08:30 PM) -- I don't know about that, the Grammercy most likely operates and opens/closes very smoothly. It is true that it is not cast iron, but it's not ...
Timberwolf Woodworking Hand Tools 39 1,078 05-10-2022, 10:14 PM
  0 Thread: Heat Treating Old Chisels
Post: RE: Heat Treating Old Chisels

ricagamb Wrote: (05-04-2022, 09:55 PM) -- I have been collecting and refurbishing old chisels to resell mostly and keep the good ones. I have noticed that there seems to be a wide variation of hardne...
Timberwolf Woodworking Hand Tools 12 618 05-09-2022, 08:35 AM
  0 Thread: Acme Handsaw Filer Model HSF
Post: RE: Acme Handsaw Filer Model HSF

TraditionalToolworks Wrote: (05-08-2022, 07:13 PM) -- I know, I wouldn't even miss the cash tomorrow and after I got in my hand tool shop I'd be gloating every time I looked at it, just like I do my ...
Timberwolf Tool Swap N' Sell 26 920 05-08-2022, 08:55 PM
  0 Thread: Heat Treating Old Chisels
Post: RE: Heat Treating Old Chisels

ricagamb Wrote: (05-08-2022, 06:37 PM) -- Well thanks for the info and now I am confused. I have 2 witherbys and one noname which afile wont even scrape the surface-not just the cutting edge the whol...
Timberwolf Woodworking Hand Tools 12 618 05-08-2022, 07:21 PM
  0 Thread: Acme Handsaw Filer Model HSF
Post: RE: Acme Handsaw Filer Model HSF

TraditionalToolworks Wrote: (05-08-2022, 05:19 PM) -- Jack, Agree 100%, and I haven't gotten a call from the OP yet, but I mentioned to him that it's Mother's Day so I don't expect to even get a r...
Timberwolf Tool Swap N' Sell 26 920 05-08-2022, 05:51 PM
  0 Thread: Acme Handsaw Filer Model HSF
Post: RE: Acme Handsaw Filer Model HSF

TraditionalToolworks Wrote: (05-08-2022, 04:01 AM) -- Oh geez, the OP is even local, I do have the cash...I want to see Pedder get it though. I could be up there with a engine hoist in my Tacoma a...
Timberwolf Tool Swap N' Sell 26 920 05-08-2022, 12:04 PM
  0 Thread: Heat Treating Old Chisels
Post: RE: Heat Treating Old Chisels

adamcherubini Wrote: (05-07-2022, 10:50 PM) -- I think you have some of this a little sideways.  Lots of woodworkers believe differential hardening, either by hardening only a portion of the tool...
Timberwolf Woodworking Hand Tools 12 618 05-08-2022, 08:39 AM
  0 Thread: Toolmaker
Post: RE: Hamler and scrapers

Bill Tindall Wrote: (05-07-2022, 07:00 AM) -- I attended a demonstration he did at a Midwest Tools Collectors show before the world stopped.  We had arranged to get him to a club meeting but some vir...
Timberwolf Woodworking Hand Tools 14 606 05-07-2022, 07:28 AM
  0 Thread: The Mother of All Bar Clamps
Post: RE: The Mother of All Bar Clamps

Philip1231 Wrote: (01-14-2022, 12:10 PM) -- From time to time, I've thought that it might be advantageous to have a couple deep-reach bar clamps: maybe of a size that could reach half way across the ...
Timberwolf Woodworking Hand Tools 8 1,450 05-06-2022, 12:15 PM
  0 Thread: Toolmaker
Post: RE: Toolmaker

Derek Cohen Wrote: (05-06-2022, 08:15 AM) -- My one and only Hamler plane, the 1882 Miller Patent Plough Plane ... http://www.inthewoodshop.com/ToolReviews/1882MillerPatentPloughPlane_html_m1daa16...
Timberwolf Woodworking Hand Tools 14 606 05-06-2022, 10:01 AM
  0 Thread: Heat Treating Old Chisels
Post: RE: Heat Treating Old Chisels

ricagamb Wrote: (05-05-2022, 07:12 PM) -- The video were really eyeopening to the making of chisels. I guess I wasn't clear in my post about the hardness that I have found in a few Witherby's. I know...
Timberwolf Woodworking Hand Tools 12 618 05-05-2022, 09:33 PM
  0 Thread: Toolmaker
Post: RE: Toolmaker

ricagamb Wrote: (05-05-2022, 08:13 PM) -- I watched his shop tour, what an amazing machinist. Never find out what he did before retiring, I think this scraper plane attachment is a great idea. Too ba...
Timberwolf Woodworking Hand Tools 14 606 05-05-2022, 08:27 PM
  0 Thread: Toolmaker
Post: RE: Toolmaker

TraditionalToolworks Wrote: (05-05-2022, 05:11 PM) -- Indeed his stuff is good. Not sure if you're familiar with the work Bill Carter did with miniature planes, but Frank Ford was lucky to get a s...
Timberwolf Woodworking Hand Tools 14 606 05-05-2022, 08:21 PM
  0 Thread: Toolmaker
Post: RE: Toolmaker

enjuneer Wrote: (05-05-2022, 04:49 PM) -- Paul's latest project is a miniature Monarch 10EE metal lathe. The brass parts were cast in his shop, while the other pieces were made on a mill and lathe. ...
Timberwolf Woodworking Hand Tools 14 606 05-05-2022, 08:14 PM
  0 Thread: Toolmaker
Post: RE: Toolmaker

RonB1957 Wrote: (05-05-2022, 12:07 PM) -- Waaaayyyy out of my league. Interesting. -- ............ I know exactly what you mean...even the screw sizes are to scale...usually a compromise for most cr...
Timberwolf Woodworking Hand Tools 14 606 05-05-2022, 12:32 PM

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