Monthly Archives: December 2013

Saw Sharpening Bench Pt 1

The pic above shows the top and the wood that will be used in this project. The wood has been collected over the last year. For shop projects I don’t usually buy the materials, but try to use what I … Continue reading

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Saw Vise

Construction on the new saw sharpening bench begins tomorrow. Today, Santa, dressed as a FedEx driver, delivered the new vise for it. I have wanted one of these great vises since they first appeared on the market. Finally, I tired … Continue reading

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Next Project

This is a sketch of a saw sharpening table I plan to start next week during my annual year end break. My plans are to include a new saw vise from Tools for Working Wood which will be ordered tomorrow.

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Stanley Plane Parts

Stanley Tools no longer sells individual screws for their handplanes. They do however sell a complete set of screws for their planes. You can order the set shown above here. This set is for a #5, but it will fit Stanley … Continue reading

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Another Shop Addition

A few weeks ago I found and purchased this old lathe. It was found in a garage out in the woods of Roxbury, CT. It is a 1941 vintage South Bend 9″ Model B bench lathe and it came on a solid … Continue reading

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