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    Maybe add that famous line from TV....."But wait,...

    Maybe add that famous line from TV....."But wait, there is more.....call in the next 5 minutes..."
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    Or..get a shop stool and have a seat..."If the...

    Or..get a shop stool and have a seat..."If the mountain cannot come to.." comes to mind. When I do dovetails and the like, I am usually sitting down on a stool.

    If your back is hurting from...
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    Still have a few rehabs to do...but, 415048 1...

    Still have a few rehabs to do...but,
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    1 of 5 Block planes is now done. Stanley made a 220 model, Geo. Worthington Co. had it set up to sell as a W2200.
    May work on some of these...when I...
  4. Whatever...

    Whatever...
  5. Fool's errand...

    Fool's errand...
  6. Have learned HOW to use a Stanley 45....making...

    Have learned HOW to use a Stanley 45....making Gooves, rebates, dados, Tongue & Groove using the match cutters, and even using the Sash cutter. Have even made a couple other shapes of cutters, as...
  7. Prefer his Rachels Standing Desk...

    Prefer his Rachels Standing Desk
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    But, mainly in Curly Maple, with a few bits of Cherry...

    In High School, back in the 60s....Not only did we learn metal working (...
  8. This one was done this evening... 415007 And,...

    This one was done this evening...
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    And, given a test drive, once the iron was sharpened up...
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    Saving another one for tomorrow
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    Might take a while..5 block planes needed...
  9. In bringing back this hi-jacked thread....going...

    In bringing back this hi-jacked thread....going back to what I have learned..in rehabbing several hundred hand planes.

    Soles precision ground to 0.00001? marketing hype, is about all.....unless...
  10. Perhaps Mr. Trees has never sat through one of...

    Perhaps Mr. Trees has never sat through one of Roy Underhills shows? He does each show in a single take....in "real time", too. Or..just visit Roy's school he runs....

    About the only "cut...
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    Polishing is done on the Belknap No. 17 Crusader...

    Polishing is done on the Belknap No. 17 Crusader saw...
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    Saw has been taken for a test drive...
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    Of about 10 full strokes...a little rub with the old candle helped out...Results?...
  12. Wonder IF Charles also calls it a "Knife wall"? ...

    Wonder IF Charles also calls it a "Knife wall"?
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    Rebates in curly maple. These were raised panels for a Chest of Drawers' side panels, used in a Frame & Panel....raised the other...
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    Hmmm, I can get 10% off the cover price, every...

    Hmmm, I can get 10% off the cover price, every time I go into a BORG....plus I get to read/glance through the "book" to see IF I would want to even buy that issue....I could, though, just buy the...
  14. I use the nicker, if it is set in the right way (...

    I use the nicker, if it is set in the right way ( have seen a few with it backwards), and well sharpened...works just fine, for me.
  15. Rebates across the grain...I use the...

    Rebates across the grain...I use the Stanley/Wards No. 78......
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    Tools used.. 414845 Millers Falls No. 214 was a...

    Tools used..
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    Millers Falls No. 214 was a bit too big for this saw. Yes, I do have a few mill files in the shop. had to change out the Stanley saw file...4 and a half saw plates was a bit...
  17. So sayeth yet another Sellers hater.....maybe do...

    So sayeth yet another Sellers hater.....maybe do a youtube vid to show how YOU do this? Didn't think so...

    3 points on a plane's sole NEED to be co-planar..toe, heel, and around the mouth...
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    Rehab on the Sheffield saw is done. 414844...

    Rehab on the Sheffield saw is done.
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    And is now hanging up with the other 3 panel saws...

    Film at 2300 hrs, ZULU...
  19. Intend to go out on a walk-about, come this Labor...

    Intend to go out on a walk-about, come this Labor Day Weekend....down in West Liberty, OH......seems they are having a Tractor Fest.....
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    Never know what I might find down there....
  20. Or...just watch Paul Sellers....He just MIGHT...

    Or...just watch Paul Sellers....He just MIGHT know a thing or two.....
  21. So...did this photo "show & tell" help out? ...

    So...did this photo "show & tell" help out?

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    Or, time to pack it up..
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    And close the lid.
  22. Amazing amount of info...without a shred being...

    Amazing amount of info...without a shred being said in regards to the plane the OP is using....and, I doubt if I am the only one actually USING the Stanley 45.

    Next? Someone will be on this...
  23. 414798 Sometimes, they are still in the original...

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    Sometimes, they are still in the original boxes..too....
  24. Going to have one of my own...but, I will be...

    Going to have one of my own...but, I will be working on a couple handsaws, instead.....
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    Was in Menard's today, to pick up a 6" extra slim...

    Was in Menard's today, to pick up a 6" extra slim taper file..usually bought a Stanley one.....except...they no longer had Stanley files....they were all branded as Craftsman..$5.99...about the same...
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