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  0 Thread: Skew the Plane, Lower the Cutting Angle
Post: RE: Skew the Plane, Lower the Cutting Angle

Pedder Wrote: (02-02-2022, 01:54 AM) -- I will never get, if the slicing is more than lowering the cutting angle. If you just push it skewed but straight forward, there ist no action of microteeth l...
omark Woodworking Hand Tools 16 1,799 02-19-2022, 08:30 AM
  0 Thread: Allergic to Ash?
Post: RE: Allergic to Ash?

Tom, There is a test for allergies -- 'skin prick test'. Wikipedia article about the test has an image of samples' kit (a box with lots of blue handles). If you look closely you will notice 'Ash'...
omark Woodworking Hand Tools 11 1,452 12-02-2021, 08:32 PM
  0 Thread: Circular saw -- bevel angle precision
Post: Circular saw -- bevel angle precision

Hi, This is about finer usage than cutting construction lumber to length so I hope the question belongs here :) Recently I have bought circular saw, no previous experience with such tool. I attem...
omark Woodworking Power Tools 3 485 12-02-2021, 08:19 PM
  0 Thread: Koyamaichi?
Post: RE: Koyamaichi?

Alan is correct about chisels previously sold by LV: both dovetail, paring and cranked versions were explicitly described as from Koyama. Everything seems to be discontinued now ...
omark Woodworking Hand Tools 4 1,000 10-26-2021, 03:19 PM
  0 Thread: NX60 back ?
Post: RE: NX60 back ?

I have seen it available at one of these stores and assumed availability at LV... I am glad it is getting better !
omark Woodworking Hand Tools 13 1,911 10-21-2021, 10:34 AM
  0 Thread: NX60 back ?
Post: NX60 back ?

It seems Veritas NX60 plane is back ?
omark Woodworking Hand Tools 13 1,911 10-21-2021, 09:07 AM
  0 Thread: Tool order from Amazon - how to report undelivered package?
Post: RE: Tool order from Amazon - how to report undeliv...

Thank you very much. All replies are helpful indeed (and hopefully will answer future issue of someone else). My problem was I have never seen that "Customer service' link... I entered phone numbe...
omark Woodworking Power Tools 8 1,221 10-03-2021, 07:45 PM
  0 Thread: Tool order from Amazon - how to report undelivered package?
Post: Tool order from Amazon - how to report undelivered...

Hi, Recently I have ordered a drill from Amazon. The website claims it was delivered - it even shows picture of package on a porch. The problem the porch is certainly not mine. I have lost pos...
omark Woodworking Power Tools 8 1,221 09-30-2021, 08:24 PM
  0 Thread: Face gluing planks for bench
Post: RE: Face gluing planks for bench

I do not remember either, but Chris Schwarz recent book about workbenches (very nice and free download available as well) has some discussion about that and the pictures of leg vise chop or vise jaws ...
omark Woodworking Hand Tools 3 725 08-12-2021, 07:39 PM
  0 Thread: flattening chisel backs part 2
Post: RE: flattening chisel backs part 2

Tom, very nice.  Especially 20deg sides are great and unique -- why manufacturers put so sharp angles on sides of big chisels I will never understand. Regards, Miroslaw
omark Woodworking Hand Tools 5 1,042 07-15-2021, 12:25 PM
  0 Thread: Hand plane true confession
Post: RE: Hand plane true confession

As indicated above, sharp blade and decent sole are very important. To diagnose what the problem is, start with edge planing a board 12in long and around 1/2in thick. With that  you can determin...
omark Woodworking Hand Tools 24 3,666 12-08-2020, 06:33 PM
  0 Thread: Blanket Chest, Night Table, Armoire
Post: RE: Try to post a picture

I get "Server Error" page, unfortunately.
omark Woodworking 30 4,386 11-20-2020, 08:08 PM
  0 Thread: Handsaw decisions
Post: RE: Handsaw decisions

adamcherubini Wrote: (11-20-2020, 11:12 AM) -- ... I personally don’t find the need for a long coarse rip saw on a daily basis. ... -- Adam, did you mean long coarse X-CUT, perhaps ? (otherwise...
omark Woodworking Hand Tools 4 1,343 11-20-2020, 08:04 PM
  0 Thread: Lots of Hand Saws -- Freshly Sharpened
Post: RE: Lots of Hand Saws -- Freshly Sharpened

greatscott Wrote: (10-06-2020, 11:49 AM) -- Can we at least follow the guidelines for posting tools for sale? Posts omitting either description or price will be deleted without notice. Posts th...
omark Tool Swap N' Sell 10 2,781 10-09-2020, 06:52 PM
  0 Thread: threaded pipe for clamp
Post: RE: threaded pipe for clamp

Thank you for responses ! I think I will ask for cutting and threading pieces from 10ft pipe.
omark Woodworking 12 2,616 08-04-2020, 08:50 AM
  0 Thread: threaded pipe for clamp
Post: threaded pipe for clamp

Hi, Recently have been to Lowes and HomeDepot looking for 3/4in threaded pipe for pipe clamp. Prices are around $15--$22 (2ft--10ft). I do not have threading tool, but noticed HD sells online...
omark Woodworking 12 2,616 08-03-2020, 07:26 PM
  0 Thread: heavy tool delivery - lift gate service?
Post: heavy tool delivery - lift gate service?

Hi, I recently watched YT video about delivery and assembling of a bandsaw, very heavy at > 350lb. The owner had to use a tractor to go around house [but it is not the point]. He claimed that lift...
omark Woodworking Power Tools 9 2,616 07-02-2020, 02:56 PM
  0 Thread: Clamp-on vise question
Post: RE: Clamp-on vise question

EricU Wrote: (01-03-2020, 08:55 AM) -- it doesn't need to be round.  Or even made of metal. The right size fender washer and a piece of wood will work. Clamp it in the vise when it's not in use. -- S...
omark Woodworking Hand Tools 9 3,563 01-03-2020, 11:52 AM
  0 Thread: Stanley #4 iron compatible with MF #9?
Post: RE: Stanley #4 iron compatible with MF #9?

I had similar situation - ordered blade and chipbreaker for Type 19 #4, it fits right. Then wanted another set for [older] #6. First tried wider blade with 2inch chipbreaker and noticed wrong distanc...
omark Woodworking Hand Tools 6 2,628 12-31-2019, 06:18 PM
  0 Thread: basic " " of woodworking?
Post: RE: basic " " of woodworking?

Measuring? Assemblying? Finishing? Thinking? Cleaning mentioned above is good candidate too... :)
omark Woodworking 15 5,134 12-30-2019, 02:12 PM

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