Mustache Mike's Corner #4: Scroll saw blade tension, alignment and more...

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Blog entry by StumpyNubs posted 10-30-2013 08:52 PM 1354 reads 2 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 3: Everything you ever wanted to know about scroll saw blades Part 4 of Mustache Mike's Corner series Part 5: Choosing and preparing stock and patterns for scroll sawing »

The stash is back with the fourth installment in his introduction to the scroll saw- learn how to tweak your saw into a scrollin’ dream come true!

Check it out here, then come back to leave a comment!

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#1 posted 10-30-2013 09:51 PM

Another fine episode Mr. Stache!!!

It’s great to have you back in action and passing on the knowledge.
The tip about location of blade breaks will, I’m sure, be very valuable to me, as I progress in my new scroll saw adventure. Thanks for the heads up!!!

Just a thought on production schedules though….
Just push Stumpy out of the shop/studio, so you can “film” when YOU want to!!! ;^)

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procrastination a bad thing?

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#2 posted 10-31-2013 12:53 AM

Thanks for taking the time to make the video.
Your tips on blade breakage wilbe valuable to some of us tyros.l

-- Sawdust and shavings are therapeutic

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#3 posted 10-31-2013 01:01 AM

Mike very informative , another great episode looking foward to them , dont know much on scrolling its on my list and with your videos i think i will be set off on the right path .thank for sharing with us new bees , being tone death my self it would be useless for me to try to hear the diffrence between the notes when i play my banjo or guitar which isnt much any more and not very fluent in them either i use electronic tuner to tune them i can see me now with it trying to tune my scroll saw when i get one ., great job mustash mike keep em coming ,

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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#4 posted 10-31-2013 02:33 PM

Gr8 stuff, MM. Look forward to your fine expertise. :)

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#5 posted 10-31-2013 08:15 PM

Excellent as usual, very informative content. Do not scroll saw much but the information was very useful and very well done.

-- TheOldTimer,Chandler Arizona

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#6 posted 10-31-2013 09:49 PM

It’s about time you got back to work. :)


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#7 posted 11-01-2013 03:00 PM

Great video.The advise on blade breakage, and centering just may be the ticket I needed to improve my skills. Thanks Mustache.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams

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#8 posted 11-02-2013 11:56 PM

Well presented, clear instructions and after I here it “common sense.” Is intarsa on the list?

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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