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Vintage Handsaw Advertisement

A wonderful handsaw design from 1887.

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Early Motor Caravans

We live in an age of motor vehicles.  Few of us could consider, for safety if nothing else, taking to the roads in a horse drawn vehicle.  When the automobile seemed here to stay, caravanners in Europe adapted to the … Continue reading

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Know your tools; planes circa 1912

A reference for understanding woodworking planes. Much thought has gone into the evolution of the modern Stanley plane.

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Another Great Design

From Casual Turtle Campers Peter at Casual Turtle Campers has come up with a great new design in a minimalist caravan.  I have posted his earlier work here a couple times and this new design is worth a look..  This … Continue reading

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Interesting Saw

  From 1889.  I like the combination handsaw, square, and 2 foot ruler.  Great idea.

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Another Workbench

A real beauty.  Sits like a desk and would be a great workspace for just about any maker.

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A Woodcarver’s Bench

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