Woodworking blog entries tagged with 'nuts'

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The Basement #39: The Wooden Hex Nut Jig....

01-17-2014 09:13 PM by JL7 | 17 comments »

Or nut jig for short….... I picked up the Beall wood threader using up some Christmas gift cards…’s the one with inserts and taps for 3 threads (1/2”, 3/4” and 1”). Mr. Beall himself has some great videos available if you want to see that work. Also picked up his book: And also this little template for making hex nuts: Using the template still requires you to cut the nuts free (somehow) and I used the band saw and belt sander ...

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Shop Made Trammel Points/Compass

08-09-2013 08:43 PM by A Slice of Wood Workshop | 2 comments »

Create this shop tool in just a couple hours. Can be used as trammel points or throw a pencil in the hole and make it a compass. Create curves, circles, measurements, make it a story stick. The possibilities are endless.

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random #26: Burl Wood... "Nutz" :(

08-28-2009 08:42 AM by Gary Fixler | 8 comments »

This makes me laugh almost as much as it makes me cry. There’s a guy in my neighborhood with a big black truck parked on the street, and a pair of blue TruckNutz hanging below, which I must pass and notice every night when I drive home from work. I do admit that the sheer obnoxiousness of it does at least make me smile. But c’mon… beautiful wood burls? Is nothing sacred? I can only hope it’s injection-molded plastic wrapped in some kind of heat-shrink plastic print....

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