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Blog entry by bigchopperoo posted 11-04-2009 10:03 PM 1479 reads 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

WhaHooooo!!!!!!!!!! It’s my 30th video. Yes, that’s how many crappy videos i’ve made. But i’ve finally finished part 2 of this series. Hope you like it, if you don’t, i’m sure you’ll tell me. And i’m sure i won’t care. Just smile it feels better. Gotta dance now.

-- Chad Stanton, Big Chopperoo www.woodchoppintime.com



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Craftsman on the lake

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#1 posted 11-04-2009 11:12 PM

Informative as usual. Good job.

-- The smell of wood, coffee in the cup, the wife let's me do my thing, the lake is peaceful.

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#2 posted 11-05-2009 01:29 AM

Chad, this is an interesting video. Thanks for the post. It helps demistify the process of chip carving for me.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#3 posted 11-05-2009 03:02 AM

Very informative! And weird (not that there’s anything wrong with that)!

-- The difference between being defeated and admitting defeat is what makes all the difference in the world - Upton Sinclair, "The Jungle"

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huff

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#4 posted 11-05-2009 03:04 AM

Chad, very informative video. I think my chip carving is more down the line of Dan’s…... Me + sharp knife= bandaid

-- John @ http://www.thehuffordfurnituregroup.com

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#5 posted 11-05-2009 03:56 AM

Did I like the carving demo, yes. The dancing; (as Borat would say) not so much.

-- Common sense is so rare anymore when you do see it, it looks like pure genius.

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MyChipCarving

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#6 posted 11-05-2009 06:55 AM

Hey Bigchopperoo and friends,
Entertaining video!
My videos are not as humorous, but it you’d like to learn more about how to chip carve, please visit my website, www.MyChipCarving.com.
I provide complete lessons, patterns and information on this great craft.
Marty
866-444-6996
www.MyChipCarving.com

-- Marty, https://www.MyChipCarving.com, 866-444-6996

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stefang

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#7 posted 11-05-2009 12:10 PM

Great video Brad in spite of the dancing! You could form your own brotherhood of chip carvers and call them the Chipmunks. By the way, you can also do that kind of carving with a straight bench chisel and get excellent results. Thanks for the entertainment and sharing your knowhow.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#8 posted 11-05-2009 12:48 PM

Thanks for sharing – good video!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#9 posted 11-05-2009 07:49 PM

chad, u definitely loved drama/theater in HS i bet, huh? lol it’s all good dude, long as u give out the good info…only suggestion, put out a series more closely together? as someone following along might want to move the next part sooner…keep up the good work tho!

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#10 posted 11-05-2009 11:11 PM

Thanks for another crappy video, I have to say after watching them this one is the crap crapola crappiest. Anyway interesting to see how this is done and oh, by the way thanks also for remembering the folks who pick and smell flowers.

-- Good judgement comes from experience and experience comes from poor judgement.

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#11 posted 11-14-2009 06:27 PM

Chad, Great video! I hope Safety Dan recovers soon… You have inspired, so MickeyD and I have our chip knives and are making little chips everywhere. This could be habit forming!

-- Never board, always knotty, lots of growth rings

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