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Blog entry by Greg posted 12-06-2013 06:17 AM 1924 reads 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This guy has access to a lot of self powered tools. This is a way cool and pretty fast video (5:29 minutes) Great video work too. Ingenious actually.

I thought one of the coolest things was how he hand-hewed the rockers, then resawed it in half to produce two. What was your favorite part?!

http://youtu.be/eGe2iGmsDKs

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BerBer5985

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#1 posted 12-06-2013 11:55 AM

That’s awesome! I think it’s amazing what people can do utilizing absolutely no electrons and all body power to make these amazing pieces. That’s some skill right there

-- Greg, Owner, Quality Carpet One, www.qualitycarpetonecrofton.com

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#2 posted 12-06-2013 04:54 PM

Great woodworker with some wonderful video skills. Thank you for sharing.

-- As ever, Gus-the 76 yr young apprentice carpenter

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Tim

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#3 posted 12-07-2013 01:56 AM

Nice, I missed this one. He has other interesting videos too including a couple on the treadle lathe he built and the tools he used in making the rocking chair.

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gfadvm

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#4 posted 12-07-2013 02:03 AM

What a guy! The hand tool work, the ax throwing, the video tricks. Just awesome!

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#5 posted 12-07-2013 02:06 AM

That was pretty awesome.

-- - Billy

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#6 posted 12-07-2013 03:02 AM

That is just way coool, really great work

-- Norman

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#7 posted 12-07-2013 01:37 PM

Spent the last hour sitting back, sipping on coffee, and watching his videos… Very cool! Thanks for sharing.

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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mantwi

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#8 posted 12-11-2013 02:55 AM

Thanks for the heads up. It was as inspiring as it was entertaining. I thought it was going to be a Flintstone rocking chair. You know as in Bedrock, Fred and Wilma. I would have liked that but I loved what it ended up being. Again thanks for the heads up on this.

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#9 posted 12-27-2013 06:32 AM

Great design, technique and execution….

-- VSKGAMING

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#10 posted 12-27-2013 06:54 AM

crazy cool,super build.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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