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    Scott Winners

    About sharpening handsaws

    Thread Starter: Scott Winners

    There is some agitation in another area here to opening a sub forum specific to sharpening. I am far too new to have a valued opinion on the subject, though I am in favor. I can generally apply a rule of thirds when I take up a new thing. For joinery, sharpening saws turns out to be easy for...

    Last Post By: lowell holmes Yesterday, 5:20 PM Go to last post
    Erich Weidner

    Squaring Up Really Long Boards... Tips?

    Thread Starter: Erich Weidner

    I have a few dozen long boards I need to glue up into large panels. (11' to 16' for each section). They will be about 32" wide. I'm gluing up from 1 x 6 S4S stock. (So nominally 3/4" x 5-1/2"). They of course all have some bow, cup, or twist. I don't care at all about the look of one flat face...

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    Rob Luter

    Bridge City Tools

    Thread Starter: Rob Luter

    The folks at FWW are trumpeting the soon to be released Dual Angle Bench Planes from Bridge City Tools. Scary money. I am an extreme tool nerd. I love precision. These planes (and other BCT products) exude substance, quality, and luxury. Am I the only guy that considers them an elegant and...

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    steven c newman

    A new Desk for me

    Thread Starter: steven c newman

    "old" one is cramped, small drawers....not enough room for the computer I am using...so. Came up with a rough "Plan".. Picked up about 40bf of Ash....($20.....) Then drew up a better Plan... More as a guide, than anything carved in stone....(already a few design changes have been made..)...

    Last Post By: steven c newman Yesterday, 5:51 PM Go to last post
    Joe Beaulieu

    Sharpening Forum?

    Thread Starter: Joe Beaulieu

    Hi All, i am really surprised there is not a separate section of this forum for sharpening. I have as many sharpening questions as I do woodworking questions. I am sure I am not the first to raise this idea. Just a thought. Thanks Joe

    Last Post By: lowell holmes Yesterday, 5:59 PM Go to last post
    lowell holmes

    Tool rust prevention

    Thread Starter: lowell holmes

    In the current issue of This Old House Magazine, a reader ask Tom Silva how he prevents rust on his tools. I live in Galveston County Texas, so I Know a bit about rust. I coat my tools with Johnson's Floor Wax. They do not rust. I thought some new woodworkers might be interested.

    Last Post By: lowell holmes Today, 2:44 PM Go to last post
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