Ugly Betsey Work Box - part 1

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Blog entry by bigchopperoo posted 05-21-2009 11:46 AM 1910 reads 1 time favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Do you watch that UGLY BETTY show?

I don’t. I don’t even have a TV! Well… if they made one completely out of wood, I’D BE THERE!!!!

But… if I did, I would probably not watch that show anyways…. only because I have something BETTER than an Ugly Betty!

I have the UGLY BETSEY!!!! And let me tell ya boyz, she’s SWWWEEEEEEET!!!

Come on in and let me show you how to build the woman of your dreams!

-- Chad Stanton, Big Chopperoo

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#1 posted 05-21-2009 12:54 PM

Good video & nice lessons!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#2 posted 05-21-2009 03:01 PM

Is it just me or did this video feature a serious Chad?

You know.. I think that serious Chad (if there is such a thing) is funnier than goofy Chad. I like this project. Its a good idea and useful on many levels.

-- Wipe the blood stains from your blade before coming in.--

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#3 posted 05-21-2009 03:18 PM

Nice Video – very well made! :o)

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

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#4 posted 05-21-2009 05:38 PM

Darn you Chad!

My wife saw this video and my Honey-do list has gained a new project.

-- 温故知新

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#5 posted 05-21-2009 05:56 PM

Another cool video

-- Custom furniture

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#6 posted 05-21-2009 06:45 PM

I won’t even watch this I find the slapstick stuff too boring and predictable not for me sorry I would rather have an hour with toothache.

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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#7 posted 05-21-2009 07:18 PM

Chad -

I always enjoy your videos and your unique ability to combine good information with a solid dose of humor. This post was no exception!




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#8 posted 05-22-2009 01:53 AM

Wonder Bar!

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#9 posted 05-22-2009 03:32 AM

What no dancing? I feel cheated, really, really cheated. OK, gotta go find a life. Bye Bye. PS, the inside tree out is a great tip, thanks.

-- Better woodworking through old hand tools.

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#10 posted 05-24-2009 03:08 AM

Again.. and consistently lately. Humor with good content. A different style but hey, why not? You’re pretty cool, no matter what the women may think.. ;-)

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

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#11 posted 05-25-2009 12:49 AM

Was that Duke Nukem saying “Yeaaah?”

Very handy stool box cutting surface you have there!

-- Gary, Los Angeles, video game animator

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#12 posted 05-26-2009 05:36 PM

I enjoyed it. I’ll watch part two this evening. I don’t think the project it something I’d find all that useful because I alread y have a few small step ladders in my shop, I don’t work outside the shop, and I don’t cut molding; but I was impressed by how many features were rolled into one project. MAybe you should consider selling this on late night infomercials?

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#13 posted 05-26-2009 06:11 PM

And I agree—nice combination of humour and seriousness. (Loved the tea party).

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#14 posted 06-15-2009 07:24 AM

Love the video of Ugly Betsey..very creative presentation and art direction..along with the combination of the special effects. Very capivating and informative at the same time. Good job.


-- "Always keep your pencil sharp and ready"

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