Nice planes there Bart. There is nothing quite like bringing an old plane back to life. If other woodworkers knew that feeling, Lie Nielsen and Lee Valley would go out of business. Of course the price of planes would go through the roof, but Liberty Tool would fair well enough.
I have no intention of traveling from birth to the grave in a manicured and well preserved body; but rather I will skid in sideways, totally beat up, completely worn out, utterly exhausted and jump off my tractor and loudly yell, "Wow, this is what it took to feed a nation!"