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    I swear by cogged belts, never at them.

    I swear by cogged belts, never at them.
  2. Never mind the cutting edge; if I'm seeing it...

    Never mind the cutting edge; if I'm seeing it correctly in the photo on the right the entire shaft looks beat up. Could be the way you photographed it though, because I find it hard to believe this...
  3. In my experience there are three companies that...

    In my experience there are three companies that stand behind what they sell with absolute 100% certainty of a hassle-free interaction should something be amiss: Lee Valley, Tools for Working Wood,...
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    I donít have a table saw but have 2 RASs, which...

    I donít have a table saw but have 2 RASs, which contrary to popular opinion I feel are safer than a table saw as long as theyíre set up and tuned properly. I use them for crosscutting, ripping and...
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    Derek, Other than my scrub (a converted Stanley...

    Derek,
    Other than my scrub (a converted Stanley #4), I donít camber any of my blades. Instead I prefer to knock off the corners (1/64Ē or so) of only my bench planes. Much quicker and consistent, as...
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    Interesting that you bring this up. Iíve got a...

    Interesting that you bring this up. Iíve got a lot of Lie Nielsen chisels and planes as well as a few other manufacturers (Veritas, Stanley, Ray Iles). I just spent the better part of a week...
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    Randall, Sent you a PM.

    Randall,

    Sent you a PM.
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    Stanley 42x. I have 2, will be posting one in the...

    Stanley 42x. I have 2, will be posting one in the classifieds in the next few days.
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    Diamond sharpening stone

    So at the risk of starting another long debate about sharpening, I'm taking the plunge and buying a DMT extra coarse diamond sharpening stone. I've worn my Norton 220 grit waterstone to almost wafer...
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    No experience with LV, but I've got the large and...

    No experience with LV, but I've got the large and small LN scraper planes. I used to use the large one a lot, but now that most of my projects are on the smallish size, I find myself turning to the...
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    I agree with Pete and Brian. I have two Bad Axe...

    I agree with Pete and Brian. I have two Bad Axe saws: Tenon filed rip and Sash filed crosscut. I also have an Adria dovetail which is, of course, filed rip and a Disston carcass filed crosscut. Go...
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    Whiteside and Amana.

    Whiteside and Amana.
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    Will, If you are indeed in SoCal then this is...

    Will,
    If you are indeed in SoCal then this is moot. However if you're in the SF Bay Area, Beronio Lumber carries a large selection of Ipe.
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    I'm a worm drive guy. I invested in a Forrest...

    I'm a worm drive guy. I invested in a Forrest WWII for my PC 314. Never used a Saw Boss, but worm drive power plus high quality blade = a dream saw. As weird as it sounds, it convinced me to invest...
  15. I know these are 3x more than your price range...

    I know these are 3x more than your price range but how many tools do you have that cost $300 or more? If youíre anything like me, Iím guessing a lot. Iím 70 years young, use hand and power tools at...
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    Sticky: Please enter my name. Thanks.

    Please enter my name. Thanks.
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    They embarked on a major expansion, adding stores...

    They embarked on a major expansion, adding stores within a few miles of each other apparently in an attempt to compete with Home Depot. They bought Orchard Supply Hardware (OSH) a few years ago and...
  18. Yeah, great guy to do business with. Always took...

    Yeah, great guy to do business with. Always took the time over the phone to answer my questions. I have the large and small bowsaws and a few of his spokeshaves. All very high quality tools. Only...
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    According to Amazon's website, this has been...

    According to Amazon's website, this has been discontinued by the manufacturer. There are others, albeit a bit more expensive. I'd be interested in the 120v version.
  20. I buy all my blades from sliversmill.com. They...

    I buy all my blades from sliversmill.com. They sell Oshlun but donít show that blade on their website. Theyíre good people to deal with so maybe they can get it for you. Not familiar with...
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    +1 on Hock blades if you canít find a Lie...

    +1 on Hock blades if you canít find a Lie Nielsen. Great products and a great guy to do business with.
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    I have 2, a straight 10" Greenlee and a slightly...

    I have 2, a straight 10" Greenlee and a slightly curved 8" Ohio Tool Company that came with chamfer guides. I use the 10" for rougher work (hogging, de barking, etc.), while the 8" gets used for work...
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    I have a lot of LN planes and prefer them over...

    I have a lot of LN planes and prefer them over the few Veritas and Stanleyís I own, but I donít understand comparing the price of the Woodpeckers jig to the LN. If, like me, you have a variety of LN...
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    Got a minty used LN 98/99 in a package deal with...

    Got a minty used LN 98/99 in a package deal with a few other LN/Veritas planes and have used them occasionally. Recently I scored an unused, in original box Stanley #79 at an estate sale for $10....
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    Another positive review for Blue Max. I bought a...

    Another positive review for Blue Max. I bought a set of 3 from the above mentioned guy on eBay for a BVI Tote Saw that I inherited and completely refurbished. Blue Max was the only tire in that size...
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