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Old 07-09-2011, 05:48 PM
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Default Re: What I did on my summer vacation...

Originally Posted by joraft View Post
I once found myself up in Cupertino working on a project and I had forgotten to bring a plane. I went to the Home Depot and bought a Buck Brothers block plane for $39.00, thinking it couldn't be THAT bad. I was wrong, it was such a piece of crap that I couldn't even use it. Yet they are still selling them!

However, I have found that it does a great job at holding the door open when needed. Highly recommended!


If I recall correctly you went out and bought some quite expensive blades for that Buck Brothers plane. It seemed that the blades made a huge difference. It also amazed you that Home Depot was selling those blades.

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