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  0 Thread: Restoring Vintage Stanley No. 750/720 Chisels
Post: RE: Restoring Vintage Stanley No. 750/720 Chisels

I have restored a few 750's and made new handles for them in the process.   I used hickory stock and turned the handles after glueing layers of leather to a tenon turned on the end of the blank.  As a...
Mike Brady Woodworking Hand Tools 2 535 08-28-2021, 02:15 PM
  0 Thread: Roorkhee Chair
Post: RE: Roorkhee Chair

(08-18-2021, 11:46 AM)MauleSkinner Wrote: Got the back braces made and the stretchers planed roughly octagonal. Next is tapering the holes for the stretchers, then tapering the stretcher ends and cu...
Mike Brady Woodworking Hand Tools 6 544 08-22-2021, 11:35 AM
  0 Thread: MWTCA Garfield farm show outside of Chicago
Post: RE: MWTCA Garfield farm show out of Chicago

(08-02-2021, 12:05 AM)iclark Wrote: For those of us who have to drool over these meets vicariously, how did it go? Here is the next best thing to actually being there: https://www.youtube.com/watch...
Mike Brady Woodworking Hand Tools 3 424 08-02-2021, 06:31 AM
  0 Thread: Lie Nielsen tool production and COVID
Post: RE: Lie Nielsen tool production and COVID

(07-22-2021, 05:43 PM)Mike Brady Wrote: Check your PMs, Eric.
Mike Brady Woodworking Hand Tools 15 2,699 07-22-2021, 05:46 PM
  0 Thread: Dustless De-Nib, a few years late
Post: RE: Dustless De-Nib, a few years late

Looks awesome Chris!
Mike Brady Woodworking Hand Tools 12 1,065 07-06-2021, 09:09 AM
  0 Thread: Saw Vice
Post: RE: Saw Vice

I agree with Tony that the price is very high for that condition. J
Mike Brady Woodworking Hand Tools 12 1,166 06-28-2021, 01:12 PM
  0 Thread: Saw Vice
Post: RE: Saw Vice

(06-27-2021, 04:25 PM)Scoony Wrote: Ran through the local Peddlers mall to look for a piece of plywood for a project. Saw a Wentworth saw vice in one of the booths. Rusty, but looked complete and th...
Mike Brady Woodworking Hand Tools 12 1,166 06-28-2021, 08:52 AM
  0 Thread: Mark I and Mark II
Post: RE: Mark I and Mark II

(06-06-2021, 12:12 PM)Timberwolf Wrote: I made these in 2007...14 yrs ago..First one has a Lexan beam with a roll pin sharpened to a cutting edge..The MKII has a brass beam and is a combination squa...
Mike Brady Woodworking Hand Tools 5 778 06-07-2021, 07:47 AM
  0 Thread: No. 1 Plane Re-Issue by Union !
Post: RE: No. 1 Plane Re-Issue by Union !

(05-30-2021, 03:21 PM)Rporter@unionmfgco.com Wrote: All is well with a recent move to Boyertown, PA. We’ve been a bit quiet due to being extremely busy getting things put together and getting settle...
Mike Brady Woodworking Hand Tools 17 6,399 06-02-2021, 08:59 AM
  0 Thread: No. 1 Plane Re-Issue by Union !
Post: RE: No. 1 Plane Re-Issue by Union !

Can  any of you provide an update on this venture?  I noticed in searching that very little comes up other than the web page, which really doesn't provide much information.  There are some "seconds" p...
Mike Brady Woodworking Hand Tools 17 6,399 05-22-2021, 07:08 PM
  0 Thread: WTB LN no.610
Post: RE: WTB LN no.610

Jim Bode shows they sold one recently for $225., which must be close to the original selling price.
Mike Brady Tool Swap N' Sell 14 2,041 04-30-2021, 11:00 AM
  0 Thread: LN stuff?
Post: RE: LN stuff?

(04-11-2021, 11:30 AM)CStan Wrote: It looks like every single bench plane on their site is backordered.  Not sure how they survive that, or if they even should.  Lean inventory, JIT, aggressive outs...
Mike Brady Woodworking Hand Tools 38 6,586 04-11-2021, 12:39 PM
  0 Thread: [Beatles] Quando para mucho mi a More Ray... Medullary
Post: RE: [Beatles] Quando para mucho mi a More Ray... M...

(04-03-2021, 10:56 AM)C. in Indy Wrote: It did go pretty quick after that.  Not only with the nice gauge from Mike, but also by ganging boards when I cut the tails. Later I rabbeted a basic chamfer...
Mike Brady Woodworking Hand Tools 4 929 04-03-2021, 03:31 PM
  0 Thread: Handworks 2021
Post: RE: Handworks 2021

https://handworks.co/  still shows it as on , but Sept 3-4, 2021 , so that would be Fri-Sat.  Looks like some clarification is needed.  I hope I haven't muddied the water :no:
Mike Brady Woodworking Hand Tools 7 2,302 03-31-2021, 07:38 AM
  0 Thread: Handworks 2021
Post: Handworks 2021

It has been announced that Handworks will be held this year on Sept 2-3, in Amana, IA.  Note that U of Iowa has a home game that same Saturday. Correction: Sept. 3rd & 4th, 2021
Mike Brady Woodworking Hand Tools 7 2,302 03-30-2021, 06:25 PM
  0 Thread: Home made carcass saw question
Post: RE: Home made carcass saw question

Magnificent saw!  ----- and hello Friar Pete :D
Mike Brady Woodworking Hand Tools 16 2,312 03-25-2021, 03:51 PM
  0 Thread: Help Typing a Stanley #4 C
Post: RE: Help Typing a Stanley #4 C

(03-20-2021, 11:48 AM)Bob Zajicek Wrote: G'day all! I've got a Stanley #4 C and I'm trying to figure out which type this critter is. It has 'No 4" cast into the toe, a moderately high knob and a 'B'...
Mike Brady Woodworking Hand Tools 4 711 03-20-2021, 06:40 PM
  0 Thread: Millers Fall Flexible Lever Cap
Post: RE: Millers Fall Flexible Lever Cap

Not to pee in the Cheerios, but the nicest plane I ever found in the wild was a Millers-Falls with the two-piece lever cap.  It also was a total dog as a working plane.  Couldn't make a fine shaving. ...
Mike Brady Woodworking Hand Tools 10 1,383 03-04-2021, 07:33 AM
  0 Thread: Bow saw question
Post: RE: Bow saw question

(03-01-2021, 06:21 PM)MauleSkinner Wrote: I use mason line for both the 12” as well as the larger ones. I started off with 80-lb test braided fishing line on the 12” ones, which also works well. I t...
Mike Brady Woodworking Hand Tools 5 918 03-02-2021, 10:50 AM
  0 Thread: Bow saw question
Post: Bow saw question

I need to replace the tensioning cord on a 12" bow saw.  What do you recommend?
Mike Brady Woodworking Hand Tools 5 918 03-01-2021, 02:39 PM

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