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How to refurbish a bench plane

How to refurbish a bench plane

This post describes how to refurbish a bench plane.  To show what can be done with even the most unpromising...

Dating Record Bench Planes

The most complete reference prepared for dating record bench planes was created by David Lynch: http://www.recordhandplanes.com …and the information in...

Record Bench Planes – a Brief History

Old Record bench planes show up on Ebay UK on a weekly basis and are frequently described by optimistic sellers as “Vintage”,...

Buying used bench planes on ebay

As I mentioned earlier, my foray into buying used bench planes on ebay is inspired by Paul Sellars, a British woodworker...

Starting out with bench planes

The plan was to acquire hand tools as I needed them and since I had to remove about 5 mm from the top of my bench vice...