The Correct Use of a Harbor Fright Router

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My new lamp at the office!

-- make it safe & keep the rubber side down.

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#1 posted 1959 days ago

I like it… interesting sculpture… and is there a story about how your art work came about? Now you have me wondering what I could create with an old Skill circular saw…

-- Al H. - small shop, small projects...

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#2 posted 1959 days ago

Whiskey: That router can’t be from Harbor Freights, it has a bearing on that shaft!

Al: All I have ever been able to create with my old Skill Circ Saw was bad cuts: but that just might be me.

-- gjd Southcentral Wisconsin

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#3 posted 1959 days ago

Does it come on and off when you wiggle the cord? Lol

-- "The way to make a small fortune in woodworking- start with a large one"

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#4 posted 1959 days ago

Gives a new meaning to “lower the lights”!

-- If you think healthcare is expensive now, wait until it's free! PJ O'Rourke

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#5 posted 1959 days ago

Dusty -

Yep, it does. It’s HF you know. That’s why it’s now a lamp…

-- make it safe & keep the rubber side down.

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#6 posted 1959 days ago

I love it! How long did you own it before it became art?

-- Brian, Lebanon PA, If you aren’t having fun doing it, find something else to do.

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#7 posted 1959 days ago

is that what you call “tool kitch”? thats pretty funny.

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

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#8 posted 1959 days ago

I just dont see how you can route with that lamp attached? Lol


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John Gray

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#9 posted 1959 days ago


-- Only the Shadow knows....................

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#10 posted 1959 days ago

If you get a couple more you’ll have a boat anchor. cool lamp

-- Custom furniture

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#11 posted 1959 days ago


-- A thing of beauty is a joy forever...

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#12 posted 1959 days ago

I always wondered how to improve the lighting while I route . . . but does the shade get in the way? ;-)

-- Jesus is the ONLY reason for ANY season.

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#13 posted 1959 days ago

great way to shed a little light on the project!

-- Greg S.E. Ga.

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dennis mitchell

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#14 posted 1959 days ago

Now I know what to do with my HF mortise machine!

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#15 posted 1959 days ago

That should be “enlightening” to all those fellows who keep asking about buying “cheap” tools.

-- Les B, Oregon

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