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    I have a Chaplin #8 sizedd plane with corrugated...

    I have a Chaplin #8 sizedd plane with corrugated sole. It was my 1st jointer and is now unused. Going to sell it as ssoon as I figure out how to box it.
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    To err is human; to forgive, divine - neither of...

    To err is human; to forgive, divine - neither of which shall be company policy.
  3. Wall space is valuable and that would give you...

    Wall space is valuable and that would give you more. Floor space is also valuable and a permanent wall would give you less because you would then be unable to slide machines into that 3rd space for...
  4. I started with and still use a Timberwolf blade. ...

    I started with and still use a Timberwolf blade. I suggest that you start with an inexpensive blade. I strongly suggest watching Alex Snodgrass' videos in YouTube about setting up your saw. ...
  5. Just in case some have lost the original goal...

    Just in case some have lost the original goal that resulted in the Unicorn method. David was looking for a fast and easy way to produce a durable edge. As he demonstrates, a quick hit on the...
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    Tom, if you want to spend money for superior...

    Tom, if you want to spend money for superior tools then look at the tools made by Chris Vesper who is, like you, a machinist par excellence.

    Track saws make a class of operations easier. They are...
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    Too lazy and tired to do the arithmetic - but...

    Too lazy and tired to do the arithmetic - but your fence is out by .004" over a distance of what? Divide your fence measurement length and multiply nu .oo4. That should account for ,ost of the...
  8. Thank you for writing this. I had already come...

    Thank you for writing this. I had already come to the conclusion that Unicorning was going to confined to my older, yard sale type chisels and possibly my Sorby registered and Narec mortise chisels....
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    Perfection is the enemy of good enough. From a...

    Perfection is the enemy of good enough.

    From a former military operations planner "Always plan the scapegoat first"

    From my good fishing buddy (a general contractor and superb finish carpenter)...
  10. As you say, empirical evidence is best. I will...

    As you say, empirical evidence is best. I will continue to finish at sub-micron levels. I wonder what the general feeling is here about the finish grit level. I further wonder if that varies...
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    I use this Bandsaw Buddy from Axminster and find...

    I use this Bandsaw Buddy from Axminster and find it to be very effective.
    https://www.axminstertools.com/us/ujk-technology-bandsaw-buddy-101807?glCountry=US&glCurrency=USD
  12. I use 1000, 6000, abd 13000. I firmly believe...

    I use 1000, 6000, abd 13000. I firmly believe that the best edges are finished with a grit of 0.5 microns or less.
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    If work can be called fun then it appears ass...

    If work can be called fun then it appears ass though you are having it. Thanks for the pix.
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    Yes, I bought one and find it to be well worth...

    Yes, I bought one and find it to be well worth the price. I nostly use it for plane irons.
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    When I was a bou, the Boy Scouts were a...

    When I was a bou, the Boy Scouts were a functional, useful organization (and may still be.) I started with the officcial BS hatchet. Mostly had to use my dad's axe for brush clearing around the...
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    What a sweet little chest/bench! Indeed, it is...

    What a sweet little chest/bench! Indeed, it is perfect for travel - so now you need to travel with it. Make stuff around the campfire. Great little project. Thanks for posting - I;ll have to go...
  17. Foot or leg pain is generally abnormal and is...

    Foot or leg pain is generally abnormal and is worth having checked by a podiatrist or orthopedic surgeon. Prescription orthotics can work wonders to eliminate pain including some types of back pain.
  18. I did not read the whole thread. I just wanted...

    I did not read the whole thread. I just wanted to point out that two flats @45 and a round is also the configuration for 30 amp 120V RV plugs, Just wanted to suggest that you be sure you have a...
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    I have huge piles of stuff in my cabs. They are...

    I have huge piles of stuff in my cabs. They are over 12" deep. All done with pocket screwed plywood. Just put a 24" deep x 8' storage/tool section over the tool chests. Took a chance on...
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    https://www.corrosionx.com/search?q=corrosionx+hd

    https://www.corrosionx.com/search?q=corrosionx+hd
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    When I had a Ridgid TS, I had and used a Freud...

    When I had a Ridgid TS, I had and used a Freud 30T ripper for anything over 4/4. Now that I have a 3hp SS PCS and a Grizzly BS, I try to do the major ripping on the BS and a "finish" cut on the TS...
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    Benchcrafted has some in stock - if I read their...

    Benchcrafted has some in stock - if I read their Instagram correctly
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    Thank you sir, I've been looking for an excuse...

    Thank you sir, I've been looking for an excuse to buy MF stuff over the years. Just never needed his solutions and especially at the premium prices.
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    So, is the edge guide as precise as he says? Any...

    So, is the edge guide as precise as he says? Any more precise than the PC or Festool edge guides? His plunge bases for the palm routers are things of beauty.
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    If you want precision and have $$$, then Micro...

    If you want precision and have $$$, then Micro Fence
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