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Discussion in 'Marketplace' started by lewisboats, Nov 27, 2010.

  1. lewisboats
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    lewisboats Obsessed Member

    Picked these up at Harbor Freight yesterday for $20 for the 3. Bottoms are flat and square, solid brass and some hardwood center...perhaps walnut or a stained oak. I expect the irons aren't the greatest but they could be replaced with some good steel from a big Band saw blade or something similar. Block plane, scraper plane and a bullnose. Not a bad deal I think.

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  2. michael pierzga
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    michael pierzga Senior Member

    I like that little scrapper plane. not a bad haul for 20 bucks. Edges look a bit hard on your hand...perhaps a bit of fileing Harbour freight has some good stuff. Their steel worktables are cheap and surprisingly robust.
     
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