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

thomaskila Wrote: (05-06-2022, 08:51 PM) -- Kinda know what it is.  Don't know how to use it.  Definitely don't need it.  Absolutely wish I had it... GLWS! Earl -- Ahh. Just saw this. Will have...
RonB1957 Tool Swap N' Sell 26 1,082 05-07-2022, 10:06 PM
  0 Thread: looking for an ACME Saw vice to germany
Post: RE: looking for an ACME Saw vice to germany

Pedder Wrote: (05-06-2022, 06:34 AM) -- First of all: You suck big times. BUT: isn't it strictly forbidden to have more than one of theses vises? I pretty sure! So if you need any help (from a ...
RonB1957 Tool Swap N' Sell 13 455 05-06-2022, 09:14 AM
  0 Thread: looking for an ACME Saw vice to germany
Post: RE: looking for an ACME Saw vice to germany

Pedder Wrote: (05-05-2022, 04:41 AM) -- Thank you, Phil! 50 pounds is about 25 kilogramm, wich should not be a problem to fit in a big cardbox (used for movings) if you put enough material around i...
RonB1957 Tool Swap N' Sell 13 455 05-05-2022, 12:52 PM
  0 Thread: Acme Handsaw Filer Model HSF
Post: RE: Acme Handsaw Filer Model HSF

Pedder Wrote: (05-05-2022, 04:44 AM) -- It would be a shame to rip it apart, but if you ever think about selling the saw vice only and send it to Germany, please contact me. Cheers Pedder -- I ...
RonB1957 Tool Swap N' Sell 26 1,082 05-05-2022, 12:13 PM
  0 Thread: Acme Handsaw Filer Model HSF
Post: RE: Acme Handsaw Filer Model HSF

gov.cheese Wrote: (05-05-2022, 09:38 AM) -- Wowzer. Somebody's going to be happy. -- Figures it is way over there. Otherwise it would be in my shop already.
RonB1957 Tool Swap N' Sell 26 1,082 05-05-2022, 12:10 PM
  0 Thread: Toolmaker
Post: RE: Toolmaker

Timberwolf Wrote: (05-05-2022, 11:10 AM) -- One of the finest craftsman I know of...Paul Hamler...finest "tool genius" I have ever met...His work is so incredible it is mind boggling, especially to t...
RonB1957 Woodworking Hand Tools 14 657 05-05-2022, 12:07 PM
  0 Thread: Disston 3D Saw Vise
Post: RE: Disston 3D Saw Vise

Mike Brady Wrote: (05-01-2022, 06:46 PM) -- I agree with your praise of the Grammercy vise, but instead of bankrolling that purchase, I applied those dollars to the Lie-Nielsen Twin Screw Vise and ma...
RonB1957 Woodworking Hand Tools 40 1,261 05-01-2022, 09:35 PM
  0 Thread: stanley type 16 3c plane
Post: RE: stanley type 16 3c plane

Tapper Wrote: (04-30-2022, 02:54 PM) -- Not a problem - PM and e-mail received and replies sent. We all get busy. Thanks, Doug -- Plane is sold. Thanks Doug.
RonB1957 Tool Swap N' Sell 6 451 04-30-2022, 10:55 PM
  0 Thread: stanley type 16 3c plane
Post: RE: stanley type 16 3c plane

Tapper Wrote: (04-28-2022, 08:10 AM) -- No response from the OP. Doug -- So sorry. PM sent in return and pics. sent to email. Will post here shortly. Very busy week. :( Here you go. https://...
RonB1957 Tool Swap N' Sell 6 451 04-30-2022, 09:06 AM
  0 Thread: stanley type 16 3c plane
Post: stanley type 16 3c plane

I have this plane that is in pretty good shape with almost all of it's japanning, solid knob and handle etc. I bought it a couple years ago while looking for a type 17 or 18 smooth bottom. As the titl...
RonB1957 Tool Swap N' Sell 6 451 04-25-2022, 09:41 PM
  0 Thread: Going off of Pedders post
Post: RE: Going off of Pedders post

wmickley Wrote: (04-14-2022, 06:50 AM) -- I have no idea what you are talking about here, Ron. I have been making half blind dovetails for 45 years, but I don't know what digging out with the back of...
RonB1957 Woodworking Hand Tools 68 2,335 04-15-2022, 04:17 AM
  0 Thread: Going off of Pedders post
Post: RE: Going off of Pedders post

wmickley Wrote: (04-13-2022, 03:28 PM) -- The hang angle is dependent on the depth of cut. You can see that on traditional saws the shallower the saw the higher the angle. A handle that extends down ...
RonB1957 Woodworking Hand Tools 68 2,335 04-13-2022, 04:19 PM
  0 Thread: Couple of saws
Post: RE: Couple of saws

Mainelywoodworking Wrote: (04-09-2022, 01:59 PM) -- Someone better buy that Carcass Saw ASAP… -- Carcass and dovetail saw have been sold. Thank you.
RonB1957 Tool Swap N' Sell 1 514 04-12-2022, 05:53 PM
  0 Thread: saw making
Post: RE: saw making

AHill Wrote: (04-12-2022, 12:50 PM) -- Not sure he's been mentioned in this thread, but Ron Herman from Ohio had more saw knowledge in his little finger than most users will know in a lifetime.  He w...
RonB1957 Woodworking Hand Tools 146 7,667 04-12-2022, 05:47 PM
  0 Thread: Couple of saws
Post: Couple of saws

Well, went to Springfield, Mo. the other day to take brass material to my friend, the machinist, for some work he is doing for me. Decided to go to Grizzly while there, to look for a 10-22 scratch and...
RonB1957 Tool Swap N' Sell 1 514 04-09-2022, 10:16 AM
  0 Thread: saw making
Post: RE: saw making

Tony Z Several questions:  Ron, can you post a pic of your handle with the lamb's tongue?  Next, I would like to see opinions (versus a folded back) about slotted backs and what is the saw plate holdi...
RonB1957 Woodworking Hand Tools 146 7,667 04-06-2022, 10:15 PM
  0 Thread: Saw Making continuation
Post: RE: Saw Making continuation

TraditionalToolworks Wrote: (04-01-2022, 11:54 PM) -- Ron, I have always loved your saws and was surprised that nobody mentioned your name when joined it early, I just happened to logon when Pedde...
RonB1957 Woodworking Hand Tools 10 846 04-02-2022, 11:12 PM
  0 Thread: Saw Making continuation
Post: RE: Saw Making continuation

Ok So I forgot a couple: This is an 18" x 4.5" x 0.025" Tenon I made with a "traditional" folded back and stainless saw bolts with cherry for the tote. It is 10ppi x 8* rake x 0* fleam. I designed a...
RonB1957 Woodworking Hand Tools 10 846 03-31-2022, 08:21 PM
  0 Thread: Saw Making continuation
Post: Saw Making continuation

I did not wish the hijack the other thread. So I will just post my, most likely, last saws of the summer. Although I do have about 20 tucked away in a work bench. Hopefully I will get the pics rig...
RonB1957 Woodworking Hand Tools 10 846 03-31-2022, 08:08 PM
  0 Thread: saw making
Post: RE: saw making

Pedder Wrote: (03-29-2022, 03:02 AM) -- Hi Ron, Thank you! I still have this pink ivory to make a handle from. I don't and we never have coated brass. I sand up to 2000 and than some autosol a...
RonB1957 Woodworking Hand Tools 146 7,667 03-29-2022, 09:53 AM

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