New saw from veritas!!!!

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Project by bern92 posted 04-03-2009 03:47 AM 4491 views 2 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch
New saw from veritas!!!!
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Check this out guys, Veritas just had a new type of saw to family….

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#1 posted 04-03-2009 03:52 AM


(Where’s my credit card)

-- Scott - Chico California

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#2 posted 04-03-2009 03:53 AM

An interesting idea, but for the price of ($220) I think I’ll stick to the old way for the time being.

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#3 posted 04-03-2009 03:54 AM

I think this would be really neat to have even though it is part of the annual LV April Fools promotion.

-- Gary D. Stoughton, WI

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#4 posted 04-03-2009 03:59 AM


I guess you can also buy lawn flamingos dipped in 14 carrot gold if you search the internet long enough.

-- Happy woodworking!

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#5 posted 04-03-2009 04:20 AM

Despite the fact it,s an april fools joke, has anyone thought this might just work? or is it just me.

-- if the hand is not working it is not a pure hand

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#6 posted 04-03-2009 04:48 AM

the six gag tools are hilarious, i really like the pouchless toolbelt( don’t walk too close to your tablesaw)

they do say new plane being released 15 may. wonder what it will be.

i wonder what those prototypes they made for this gag would sell for though, definitely one of a kind collector item.

-- Junior -Quality is never an accident-it is the reward for the effort involved.

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#7 posted 04-03-2009 05:03 AM

Looks like someones idea who had to much time on their hands.

-- Dan Wiggins

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#8 posted 04-03-2009 05:09 AM

I don’t know, I know I’m getting old and a little bitter when it comes to April Fool’s jokes, especially on legit business sites, and not laughing, when they go through the trouble of writing a thorough product description, even going so far as to have the add to shopping cart icon, but leave important things out like showing the product in “action”. I’m sure some people would actually love to have a saw like that, but a legit site loses my respect and possible sales in the future, when they go that far. Yes I know (because I clicked it to see the result) that the icon takes you to a page where they pat themselves on the back for getting one over on you.

-- Respect your shop tools and they will respect you - Ric

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#9 posted 04-03-2009 05:36 AM

Lee Valley is releasing a new set of Drawbore Pins in a few weeks also, Chris Schwarz had a write up on his blog. Looks pretty sweet.

-- "Democracy is by far the worst system of government. Except all the others that have been tried." ~ Winston Churchill

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#10 posted 04-03-2009 07:23 AM

I’m with you Kiwi. Even though it’s overkill, It actually looks like it might work. But that’s what makes it a good joke.

But joke or no joke the “Veritas – Dodeca-Gauge”” (,42936” )

That Lee Valley put out as a April Fools joke, Believe it or not is something that I can put to use.
Of course I probably couldn’t afford it.

-- - " If you want square work, You don't cut corners. " - -- Tom Goodman, Santa Maria, CA.

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#11 posted 04-03-2009 04:29 PM

A few years ago one of the HiFi mags did a writeup about a turntable (record player) that used a laser as a stylus(needle) It WAS an april fools joke a couple months later the functional prototype was done now they are on the market for $3 grand. While the tecnical obsticles of the saw for making multiple cuts at once ar not that difficult to overcome making it cut dovetails would be an entirely different matter as the blades would have to go in opposite directions.Now for box joints…I thought it was funny anyway

-- Nothing's just gets expensive

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#12 posted 04-04-2009 05:10 AM

Joke or no, I think it shows that today if you need a specialty tool bad enough you could have it made. Modern day, whatever you want you can get it.

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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#13 posted 04-04-2009 08:46 AM

Clever joke…. very professionally done all the way through the webpage. Great laugh! But so convincing in its layout.

-- Rick, south Sweden

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#14 posted 04-05-2009 10:32 AM

IT could actually be used for a dovetail saw>>> just imagine a dial to change the angle and then reverse the board and cut again hey… could work!!
What do you reckon Kiwi??
Larry from Caboolture …Down Under

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ For lovers of all things timber...

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#15 posted 10-26-2010 01:21 PM

Sorry, helluvawreck is very skeptical of this. I love their dovetail saws but this just don’t do a thing for me.

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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