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ShopNotes Podcast 150 — Great Grandma Copal's Aromatic Hand Tools

By: Phil Huber
Restoring, fixing, using, and teaching about vintage woodworking tools.

It's all about old tools on the podcast this episode. Logan, John, and Phil talk about tools they've restored, what they look for and what happens to the tools afterwards: keep & use, sell (in order to buy other tools), give away ... all of the above?

Phil's Dado Plane ShopNotes podcast restoring old tools

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Free Plan Finding a place to store all of the saw blades for a circular saw, miter saw, and table saw can be a problem. You needed to find a way to store them in an organized fashion and protect the carbide teeth from chipping. The blade storage cabinet in this plan is a great way to do that. The pull-out trays store a number of blades in a small space. And the blades nestle in custom cutouts in the trays to protect the teeth.

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Published: April 7, 2023
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