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Antique Tools

Author Sandor Nagyszalanczy joins host David Thiel to reveal a collection of antique hand planes and layout tools that can still be used today.

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level can be adjusted to work with angles
Photo 7 of 10This level can even be adjusted to work with angles.

Decorative Level(7 of 10)

Eventually, a bubble was trapped in a vial filled with spirits to make a level very similar to the kind used today. This decorative level was created in the Victorian Era. It has a scale that can be adjusted to work with angles.

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