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  0 Thread: transitional planes
Post: RE: transitional planes

Transitional planes: They were good enough for H.O. Studley.. they are good enough for you. Josh
JClark Woodworking Hand Tools 16 10,130 10-25-2016, 03:35 PM
  0 Thread: Hand saw sharpening class
Post: RE: Hand saw sharpening class

That's a great venue for a class. Matt's the best at what he does and a fantastic teacher. Have a great time!
JClark Woodworking Hand Tools 6 4,864 10-24-2016, 05:19 PM
  0 Thread: I'm on a roll with Richardson saws right now
Post: RE: I'm on a roll with Richardson saws right now

Woah.  That  is  sweet.
JClark Woodworking Hand Tools 4 2,978 10-23-2016, 08:33 PM
  0 Thread: No. 6 plane: What's it good for?
Post: RE: No. 6 plane: What's it good for?

(10-14-2016, 07:10 PM)AHill Wrote:  Maybe the reason you see a lot more No. 6's in NE is because the No. 7's cost more.  New Englanders are known for their thriftiness. This theory would seem to be ...
JClark Woodworking Hand Tools 31 17,069 10-14-2016, 08:35 PM
  0 Thread: No. 6 plane: What's it good for?
Post: RE: No. 6 plane: What's it good for?

(10-14-2016, 05:31 PM)AHill Wrote: You really don't find a lot of No. 6's in the wild, which is probably telling you something.  I think for most carpentry work, a block plane, a No. 5, and No. 7.  ...
JClark Woodworking Hand Tools 31 17,069 10-14-2016, 06:38 PM
  0 Thread: A pretty special Richardson Bros. Saw (pics warning)
Post: RE: A pretty special Richardson Bros. Saw (pics wa...

Simply awesome. Best saw discovery I've seen all year. Congrats on finding it, Daryl. Josh
JClark Woodworking Hand Tools 25 14,524 09-25-2016, 05:25 PM
  0 Thread: A few interesting finds
Post: RE: A few interesting finds

[quote pid='7354414' dateline='1474497736'] Dave, are the two collars on the KK router normal ? [/quote] Believe it or not, that's original. It's how these planes held the foot/depth stop. You just n...
JClark Woodworking Hand Tools 6 4,695 09-21-2016, 08:53 PM
  0 Thread: A few interesting finds
Post: RE: A few interesting finds

(09-21-2016, 01:41 PM)DaveParkis Wrote: Last is the ubiquitous Stanley 118. We've all seen 'em and most of us have one (or 6). What struck me as odd about this one is the adjustable mouth. What rea...
JClark Woodworking Hand Tools 6 4,695 09-21-2016, 01:56 PM
  0 Thread: Crucible Tool second release
Post: RE: Crucible Tool second release

(09-18-2016, 04:09 PM)Admiral Wrote: Hmmm, nice, and I expected it would be, but I'm confused as pricing should be more in line with Starrett retail.  :s  What is the holdfast pricing, does anyone k...
JClark Woodworking Hand Tools 32 20,819 09-18-2016, 05:22 PM
  0 Thread: Sector
Post: RE: Sector

(09-13-2016, 06:35 PM)Boatman53 Wrote: The Schwarz did a blog a while back and he took a somewhat used up but serviceable boxwood folding rule, sanded the numbers and lines off the added his oun sca...
JClark Woodworking Hand Tools 13 13,508 09-13-2016, 08:36 PM
  0 Thread: CVSW Open House Sept 10
Post: CVSW Open House Sept 10

The Connecticut Valley School of Woodworking will be hosting its annual open house on Saturday, Sept 10 from 9-4. Event details are here:  http://www.schoolofwoodworking.com/open-house-2016.html It's ...
JClark Woodworking Hand Tools 8 3,984 08-29-2016, 09:05 PM
  0 Thread: New Toolmaker: Crucible Tool
Post: RE: New Toolmaker: Crucible Tool

(08-17-2016, 01:13 PM)Mike Brady Wrote:   Another good reason not to rebore....no place for the spur or lead screw to bite. Look at it as a way to justify new tools. Get some Cook's patent auger bi...
JClark Woodworking Hand Tools 17 13,211 08-17-2016, 02:55 PM
  Question Thread: Is it me, or....
Post: RE: Is it me, or....

(08-15-2016, 06:47 PM)Mike Brady Wrote: How much irony is there in young people wanting to use only the latest technology to communicate about hand tools? :-/ Oh, and there's Reddit of course. If y...
JClark Woodworking Hand Tools 61 40,360 08-15-2016, 09:11 PM
  0 Thread: Is it me, or....
Post: RE: Is it me, or....

(08-15-2016, 01:41 PM)Rob Young Wrote: I've made the suggestion but what I'm finding is that "young people" aren't interested in forums.  Too 1990's.  They are more interested in using "modern" soci...
JClark Woodworking Hand Tools 61 40,360 08-15-2016, 06:35 PM
  0 Thread: An old #8
Post: RE: An old #8

Wow. That's not something you see every day. It's a type 3 no. 8. Congrats- cool plane.  Josh
JClark Woodworking Hand Tools 3 2,439 07-31-2016, 08:16 PM
  0 Thread: You must be very strong...
Post: RE: You must be very strong...

(07-28-2016, 04:17 PM)Martin S. Wrote: The "Tall Crane Saw" had 2 medallions, it was probably a good saw. Sad, very sad. Don't worry. I think it's a modern D-12 with a medallion stuck in it instea...
JClark Woodworking Hand Tools 10 6,901 07-28-2016, 06:27 PM
  0 Thread: Marking and Measuring Gloat
Post: RE: Marking and Measuring Gloat

(07-26-2016, 07:14 PM)eg54string Wrote: I could not find a 55 1/2 caliper rule in my Walter's, or Warman's.    That 6-fold Stearns rule MJD sold is a whole different sort of rare and really doesn't ...
JClark Woodworking Hand Tools 15 7,819 07-26-2016, 08:02 PM
  0 Thread: Stanley?
Post: Re: Stanley?

It's a Stanley, just a fairly recent one that doesn't fit into the type study.
JClark Woodworking Hand Tools 3 2,787 06-15-2016, 09:40 AM
  0 Thread: Need some Peace saw advice
Post: Re: Need some Peace saw advice

Martin S. said:No, you can find better Harvey Peace saws on ebay.The blade is too used up, unless you want to get a replacement blade from Blacky's Boy.I am not sure I would give $20 for it. I agr...
JClark Woodworking Hand Tools 3 4,655 06-03-2016, 10:27 AM
  0 Thread: Need some Peace saw advice
Post: Re: Need some Peace saw advice

Very hard to say without photos, Joe. Can you post any?Peace saws sell for a good amount if they are in excellent condition- usually in the $100-150 range. If there are any defects at all that pri...
JClark Woodworking Hand Tools 3 4,655 06-02-2016, 05:55 PM

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