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Blog entry by Maveric777 posted 1458 days ago 980 reads 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A fellow Lumber Jock contacted me a while back mentioning a jig contest over on Fine Wood Working. He thought I should enter my miter spline jig in the mix. Well, I procrastinated for a while mainly due to me not being sure if my jig was good enough. Do I really want to embarrass myself putting my work up against seasoned talented woodworkers?

Long story short I got to thinking that one of the best woodworkers I know of thought I should enter it…... So maybe there is something there. I went ahead and submitted it yesterday squeaking by the deadline ….. bearly.

Here is the link : Miter Spline Jig

Well wish me luck…. Lord knows I need it….lol

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.



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Cozmo35

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#1 posted 1458 days ago

Dan, You were right to enter this into the contest. It is a great little jig! You have a really good chance of winning. Good luck!

-- If you don't work, you don't eat!.....Garland, TX

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Maveric777

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#2 posted 1458 days ago

Thanks Mike! I’m crossing my fingers on this end. I honestly don’t think anything will come of it, but I’m glad I did enter. Never know till you try …..right? (wow I been feeding that line to my kids all these years and I just now start listening to myself…. Shhh… Don’t tell my kids…lol)

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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GaryD

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#3 posted 1458 days ago

Dan Really nice Jig, Good luck. You should do well!!!! Keeping my fingers crossed for you.

-- Gary, Little River,SC I've Learned that the Lord didn't do it all in one day and neither can I

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Maveric777

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#4 posted 1458 days ago

Thanks Gary!

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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makedust

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#5 posted 1458 days ago

Nice looking jig…Good Luck!

-- "Happiness is creating dust"

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Greg..the Cajun Box Sculptor

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#6 posted 1458 days ago

Your jig is a really well designed idea Dan. Good luck…I think you will win.

-- If retiring is having the time to be able to do what you enjoy then I have always been retired.

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gul

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#7 posted 1458 days ago

All the best! Go make us proud!

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PaBull

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#8 posted 1458 days ago

Good luck!

-- rhykenologist and plant grower

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rsmith71

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#9 posted 1457 days ago

Good luck Bud!

-- Robert - Haven Wood Crafts

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BigTiny

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#10 posted 1457 days ago

I won’t wish you luck, as that jig doesn’t need any. It can stand on its own.

-- The nicer the nice, the higher the price!

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Maveric777

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#11 posted 1457 days ago

Thanks for the support yall. It’s very cool to have such an incredibly talented group support one another. After looking around the other entries I feel like a snow ball in hell right about now, but still glad I entered. To think I have something in the mix is worth it to me.

Thanks again!

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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