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Blog entry by glennn posted 11-08-2017 04:56 PM 423 reads 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

FOX Super Shop for sale. Inherited in 1985. I have never used it.



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#1 posted 11-08-2017 08:39 PM

OK, I’ll dive in. What is a FOX super shop? Pics wouldn’t be a bad idea either.

-- When you earnestly believe you can compensate for a lack of skill by doubling your efforts, there is no end to what you CAN'T do

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#2 posted 11-08-2017 08:50 PM

Dwain Check out your buddies the answer may lie there

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#3 posted 11-08-2017 10:26 PM

Dwain,
The Fox Super Shop was an attempt by a Fellow named Tony Fox to make an industrial Shopsmith-type multitool that could be used for wood and metal. The endeavor ran int financial trouble and after years (20+ if memory serves me) it was simplified a bit in China and reintroduced as the Super Shop by Smithy. Not long after they started showing up under other names at such places as Menards and Harbor Freight. You’ll find them from time to time under the brand name Iron Wood and the Central Machinery 10-in-1 Woodworking Machine.

A bit more info can be found here: http://www.tool-hunter.com/shopsmith-posts/non-shopsmith-combination-woodworking-tools-excluding-shopsmith-clones-/super-shop-fox-smith-and-others-

Scott


OK, I ll dive in. What is a FOX super shop? Pics wouldn t be a bad idea either.

- Dwain


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