Hard lessons #2: Carbide Is Sharp

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Blog entry by mhawkins2 posted 09-03-2008 03:16 AM 871 reads 0 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch
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As a relativey new wood worker I must continue to remind myself that carbide tipped things are very very sharp. Complacency is a bad idea. I must now also remember where I put the bandages.

-- mhawkins2 - why does my wife keep parking her car in my shop :)?

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#1 posted 09-03-2008 03:35 AM

yep, also wood edges can get very sharp too. ebony holds an edge well. after ripping it down i had a lot of little cuts on my fingers. not fun.

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