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Project by mgb_2x posted 11-02-2015 08:57 PM 771 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Duh…I am sure you have heard the old saying “Measure twice cut once” as you can see I came up short on the right side. Amazing, I have been designing and building stuff all my life and I still can’t operate a simple tape measure, shaking my head.

Take two! As my Mom would say “All is well that ends well”. The little glitch at the top is a knot put there by the Creator, under shop rules those are not defects but enhancements to be appreciated. The rest are some random signs made over the weekend.

-- "aim small miss small" m g breedlove

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#1 posted 11-02-2015 09:39 PM

Like !!!!

-- - many trees died so that I may create the perfect breadboard. Someday. Probably not soon.

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#2 posted 11-02-2015 10:39 PM

We all feel the pain!

-- spanky46 -- Never enough clamps...Never enough tools...Never enough time.

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#3 posted 11-03-2015 12:30 AM

Nothing wrong with that sign….the missing bit gives it character!!

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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#4 posted 11-03-2015 03:50 AM

Don’t feel bad. It happens to me all the time.

I was working on something today that needed four identical pieces. When will I learn to make an extra one because I always screw at least one of them up!

-- Adjustable Height Workbench Plans

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#5 posted 11-03-2015 10:38 PM

That usually comes from using to different tape measures on the same job , one that is fine and the other one had a couple of inches chopped off.
Don’t ask how I know. :)

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