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  0 Thread: SOLD:Drill Press: DUNLAP/Sears Bench Top Very Nicely Restored SOLD
Post: RE: Drill Press: DUNLAP/Sears Bench Top Very Nicel...

Phil and I are neighbors and it seems like we’ve been trading tools for a few years now. I am trying hard to resist this drill press as it is a beauty! It runs like a Swiss watch!  Hope someone snags...
kwadams Tool Swap N' Sell 8 630 04-07-2021, 05:52 AM
  0 Thread: Veritas Narrow-Blade Head for Veritas Mk.II Honing Guide System
Post: RE: Veritas Narrow-Blade Head for Veritas Mk.II Ho...

Thanks, Derek, appreciate the advice. It would be nice to have another option in addition to my excellent LN guide.  Best wishes, Kevin
kwadams Woodworking Hand Tools 14 1,516 03-04-2021, 07:55 AM
  0 Thread: Veritas Narrow-Blade Head for Veritas Mk.II Honing Guide System
Post: RE: Veritas Narrow-Blade Head for Veritas Mk.II Ho...

Hi Derek, I currently own the LN guide. I like it a lot as a precise side clamping guide. It’s especially great with short blades like spokeshaves with the long jaws. I’ve been thinking of getting th...
kwadams Woodworking Hand Tools 14 1,516 03-03-2021, 10:17 PM
  0 Thread: I'm a scroll saw convert!
Post: RE: I'm a scroll saw convert!

I just had a Hegner come up (1996 model, but looked brand new), but asking price of $800 seemed a little high. I would jump at a nice one at $500, presuming it’s at least the 18” model. I’ll k...
kwadams Woodworking Power Tools 20 1,708 01-02-2021, 11:37 AM
  0 Thread: I'm a scroll saw convert!
Post: RE: I'm a scroll saw convert!

Thanks, Bill, I’m looking at the Pegas and been also doing a search of local classifieds for a nice Hegner. Many years ago I owned an RBI, which was very nice. I had actually gone to a wwing show (whe...
kwadams Woodworking Power Tools 20 1,708 12-30-2020, 08:39 AM
  0 Thread: I'm a scroll saw convert!
Post: RE: I'm a scroll saw convert!

Bill, what scroll saw do you use now or what’s been your favorite over the years? I used to own one and enjoyed it, would like to get back into it. Thanks. Kevin
kwadams Woodworking Power Tools 20 1,708 12-29-2020, 08:58 PM
  0 Thread: Source for slip stones?
Post: RE: Source for slip stones?

Hi, Water stones or oil stones? I prefer the latter since they hold their shape forever. For oil stones, I’ve bought from Tools For Working Wood. For water, several places like LV. You can also make ...
kwadams Woodworking Hand Tools 6 779 12-29-2020, 08:37 AM
  0 Thread: Hello from the Weaned Pup - RyanC
Post: RE: Hello from the Weaned Pup - RyanC

Hi Ryan, welcome back! I have a screwdriver you made for me quite a few years ago, just love it. Happy New Year! Kevin
kwadams Woodworking Hand Tools 22 2,530 12-28-2020, 07:20 PM
  0 Thread: Merry Christmas
Post: RE: Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas to you and your family, Phil! Looking forward to hopefully seeing you in 2021! Hope everyone has a happy and safe holiday and New Year ahead!! Kevin
kwadams Woodworking Hand Tools 8 793 12-24-2020, 08:21 PM
  0 Thread: Conover Lathe For Sale 47401
Post: RE: Conover Lathe For Sale 47401

Sounds good to me. And that chair you made with Dave is priceless. I think anyone that was fortunate enough to build a chair with Dave and also JA have had experiences that will perhaps not happen aga...
kwadams Tool Swap N' Sell 5 1,474 12-03-2020, 09:42 PM
  0 Thread: Conover Lathe For Sale 47401
Post: RE: Conover Lathe For Sale 47401

Hey John, good to see you around! I’ve wanted one of those lathes for ever, but afraid we are not local to each other! Did you get something else or no longer making Windsors? Hope all is well. Kev...
kwadams Tool Swap N' Sell 5 1,474 12-03-2020, 05:01 PM
  0 Thread: Lie Nielsen Honing Guide Jaws for Skew Block Plane: SOLD
Post: RE: Lie Nielsen Honing Guide Jaws for Skew Block P...

To say nothing about missing his sock with winter coming and all! Kevin
kwadams Tool Swap N' Sell 4 619 11-20-2020, 07:53 AM
  0 Thread: WANT TO TRADE: Lie Nielsen 140 Skew Block Plane: FINALLY FOUND ONE!
Post: RE: WANT TO TRADE: Lie Nielsen 140 Skew Block Plan...

Congrats, Phil!! I know your kids are older now so I am guessing you didn’t have to trade one for the plane??! And I look forward to LN and the world being back to producing “normal”!! Kevin
kwadams Tool Swap N' Sell 18 2,206 11-17-2020, 07:24 PM
  0 Thread: Spoonmaker's drawknife
Post: RE: Spoonmaker's drawknife

Lee Valley has had that small drawknife for quite a while in O1 steel and just started offering in PM-V11. I’ve owned the former for years and it’s a very nice detail knife. Thanks. Kevin
kwadams Woodworking Hand Tools 7 1,350 10-19-2020, 05:48 AM
  0 Thread: Shaker Sideboard: Mission Accomplished
Post: RE: Shaker Sideboard: Mission Accomplished

Phil, just great work! You set yourself up for success by all the planning you did and then your skills got it done. Thanks for bringing us along for the ride. Can’t wait to see it in person at some p...
kwadams Woodworking Hand Tools 181 29,773 10-10-2020, 09:16 AM
  0 Thread: FS: Stanley 39-3/4 Dado Planes
Post: RE: FS: Stanley 39-1/2 & 39-3/4 Dado Planes

Sent a PM to see if the 3/4” dado is still available. Thanks. Kevin
kwadams Tool Swap N' Sell 5 1,160 10-04-2020, 10:24 AM
  0 Thread: Shaker Sideboard: Mission Accomplished
Post: RE: Shaker Sideboard: A Hard Nut To Crack

Yeah, doesn’t Garrett Hack use inlay to place a message in morse code? Well, you have the start of your message now! Kevin
kwadams Woodworking Hand Tools 181 29,773 10-04-2020, 09:37 AM
  0 Thread: Shaker Sideboard: Mission Accomplished
Post: RE: Shaker Sideboard: A Hard Nut To Crack

And a hundred years from now someone will be inspecting this piece and wonder what the significance was of the dowel in the end grain. The craftsman surely had some deep meaning in mind! Really nice ...
kwadams Woodworking Hand Tools 181 29,773 10-04-2020, 09:18 AM
  0 Thread: Shaker Sideboard: Mission Accomplished
Post: RE: Shaker Sideboard: A Hard Nut To Crack

Super glue and some sanding dust? We’re still on the humid side now (I know your shop is humidity controlled though) and heading into winter, so that’s my main concern on the cracks getting worse if y...
kwadams Woodworking Hand Tools 181 29,773 10-03-2020, 09:10 PM
  0 Thread: Shaker Sideboard: Mission Accomplished
Post: RE: Shaker Sideboard: Moving on to the Top

Wow, that sure is nice work, Phil! The doors especially came out great. I think you said earlier what you were using for a finish, but can’t remember...Osmo? Can’t wait to see the drawers in and top...
kwadams Woodworking Hand Tools 181 29,773 09-28-2020, 06:20 PM

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