The dump truck #30: A small last tip

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Blog entry by Dutchy posted 03-13-2016 10:38 AM 799 reads 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Some of the followers of my blogs are afraid that I like sanding my fingers. I assure you I don’t like sanding my fingers. Below you can see how I prevent damaging myself.

-- My englisch is bad but how is your dutch?

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#1 posted 03-13-2016 12:14 PM

Thanks for posting the tip. These tips are what makes it much easier to build things like the dump truck.

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#2 posted 03-13-2016 01:07 PM

You know Jan, this one is almost finished. So it isn’t too early to start thinking about what you will build next?

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#3 posted 03-13-2016 02:34 PM

Nice tip my fingers will thank you later me thinks. lol

-- There's a hundred ways to do anything, alot depends on the tools at hand.

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#4 posted 03-13-2016 08:44 PM

tHANK YOU FOR SHARING YOU KNOW HOW, sir….very much appreciated.

-- Lifes good, Enjoy each new day...... Cheers from "On Top DownUnder" Crowie

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#5 posted 03-14-2016 02:46 AM


Thanks for the great advice . . . but it’s 11 days too late!

This photo was taken 5 days after the accident. It’s healing and I’m back out in the shop . . . heeding your advice!


-- Jesus is the ONLY reason for ANY season.

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#6 posted 03-17-2016 02:29 PM

Hi Dutchy ,, did you do wood work like me if so I am doing a New Dump Truck and need to find a way to drill Dowels , in the truck there are tow dowels that are 4” 1/2 that need to be drill right through .. do you have a jig that works

can you e-mail my home e-mail


-- Bruce, Thunder Bay , Ontario, Canada

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#7 posted 04-04-2016 01:08 PM

Great tip Jan. Another useful idea is to buy those rubber things for your finger tips. They are designed to give the fingers traction for leafing through paper or counting money, etc., but I use them sometimes to protect my finger tips while disk sanding.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#8 posted 04-04-2016 03:19 PM

Thanks Mike for your tip.

-- My englisch is bad but how is your dutch?

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