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Handles for new jigs

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Project by Diggerjacks posted 05-08-2016 04:49 PM 883 views 1 time favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hello

This afternoon Ive made three handles for new jigs.

The design is the same that I’ve done for an old project
http://lumberjocks.com/projects/65407

I lilke the design because of the protection on the front of the hand

Comments welcome bad and good

Thanks for looking

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit





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kiefer

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#1 posted 05-08-2016 04:56 PM

Looks like comfortable handle and hopefully will be in a safe position on the new jigs also .

Klaus

-- Kiefer https://www.youtube.com/user/woodkiefer1/videos

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ralbuck

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#2 posted 05-08-2016 05:08 PM

Let me try tem to see how they “handle”; nice work!

-- just rjR

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Bricofleur

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#3 posted 05-08-2016 05:48 PM

Only good comments for such nice and smooth-looking handles. Comfort, this is the way to go.

Best,

Serge

http://atelierdubricoleur.wordpress.com

-- Learn from yesterday, work today and enjoy success tomorrow. -- http://atelierdubricoleur.wordpress.com

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helluvawreck

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#4 posted 05-08-2016 07:52 PM

These are first class jig handles. Nice work.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- 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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ZAGREB

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#5 posted 05-08-2016 08:03 PM

masterful work mon ami

-- bambi

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johnhutchinson

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#6 posted 05-08-2016 08:10 PM

Ergonomically perfect !!!

-- John - Central Ohio - "too much is never enough"

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oldnovice

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#7 posted 05-08-2016 10:41 PM

I would like to get a handle on a lot of things … oops wrong forum!

Those handles are really nice work.
I understand about protection for the “front of the hand” because at times my knuckles really get a workout.

What do plan to mount them on?

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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Boxguy

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#8 posted 05-09-2016 04:42 AM

Digger, nice design. I have used a similar pattern on some of my jigs. I like a little more curve in the top of the hand hole. A branch with a fork also works.

-- Big Al in IN

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Diggerjacks

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#9 posted 05-09-2016 05:13 PM

Hello

Thanks to all for the comments
I appreciate them.

The next step is to make the future jig ….Patterns are ready, the wood is in the shop ….Be patient …

Thanks

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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#10 posted 05-09-2016 05:49 PM

Well done, compliments.

-- The common man thinks. The wise man is silent. The stupid man discusses.

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Roger

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#11 posted 05-11-2016 02:14 PM

Very fine Jack. That is a really gr8 handle design for any jig and such.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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