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If you have an old “eggbeater” drill, here’s what to do with it. ;-)
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#1 posted 01-11-2010 06:41 PM
See, this is what happens when you spend too much time in the shop. You need to get a life Jim! LOL.
-- Mike, an American living in Norway.
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#2 posted 01-11-2010 06:43 PM
Whatever you do DON’T let go of that upper handle!
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#3 posted 01-11-2010 06:44 PM
all right jim i tried it it didnt work so well beat the hell out of my knuckles and broke the window in the shop.i need your address so i can send the dr bill and the window bill.lol i love it jim i was laughing so hard when i saw this
-- i wonder if obama stood in a wind storm with them big ears of his would he start spinning like a drill bit
#4 posted 01-11-2010 06:49 PM
Whew!I was hoping I was not the only one with a sense of humor. LOL
Have a great day guys. Hope I started you’re day out with a chuckle.
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#5 posted 01-11-2010 06:54 PM
It probably would have worked if you had put the power drill in reveerse… try again….and take a video
-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill
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#6 posted 01-11-2010 07:08 PM
ROFLMAO…. Love the engineering.
-- Have thy tools ready. God will find thee work.
#7 posted 01-11-2010 07:39 PM
environmentally green belt sander.The uses are endless for the eggbeater.
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#8 posted 01-11-2010 08:01 PM
See what you could have invented if there was another apentage on us all?
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#9 posted 01-11-2010 08:31 PM
Be careful Jim. If Greenpeace sees this, it might become federal regulation to attach these to our table saws :)
-- There is little that is simple when it comes to making a simple box.
#10 posted 01-11-2010 09:10 PM
Here’s the “green” sander. I finally figured out how to upload an actual picture.With the snow and cold I have tooooo much time on my hands.
#11 posted 01-11-2010 09:23 PM
Have you thought about putting a clock dial on the eggbeater gear and using the handle to indicate the time. You would of course have to run it pretty slow. However, you would save a lot of electricity, so it would be environmentally sound. Have you patented this yet?
#12 posted 01-11-2010 09:55 PM
I sent my ideas to my patent attorney.He won’t return my calls.
#13 posted 01-11-2010 10:00 PM
You should stick with him Jim. He sounds like an intelligent guy.
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#14 posted 01-13-2010 09:26 AM
thank you all for the laughs. really, I needed them.
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#15 posted 01-15-2010 06:27 AM
I actually have that very sander! It is actually mounted upside down to a 2X4 in my shop and probably the most important pieces of equipment I have! LOL!
-- Growing the scrap pile daily!
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