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Project by ANATOLII MATIASHCHUK posted 09-28-2016 06:59 PM 1054 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hi Friends, Here You Will See The Process Of Making https://youtu.be/XJnqS6QE8EI

-- Anatolii UKRAINE https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCJuV0Qghalv8QkgY8XJPkSg





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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 09-28-2016 08:11 PM

TAPS SURE HAVE SOME GOOD HARD STEEL FOR WOOD CUTTING

JIM

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#2 posted 09-28-2016 08:18 PM

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#3 posted 09-29-2016 02:49 AM

Great repurpose of the taps!
Whit is the flat bladed tool you turn with? It looks to me like a gasket scraper.

-- Putty

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#4 posted 09-29-2016 03:28 AM

Great Idea.

Bob

-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

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#5 posted 09-29-2016 01:36 PM

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#6 posted 09-29-2016 02:40 PM

very nice good use of old taps …....... GREAT JOB

-- Tony Reinholds,Pa. REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN

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#7 posted 09-29-2016 05:31 PM

Nice work!!! And it is always a pleasure working with tools you have made.

-- Always remember: It is a mathematical certainty that half the people in this country are below average in intelligence!

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#8 posted 09-29-2016 05:46 PM

Thank you Palneman40

-- Anatolii UKRAINE https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCJuV0Qghalv8QkgY8XJPkSg

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#9 posted 09-29-2016 06:39 PM

Looks like a great re-purposing of an unlikely tool. You might want to temper it softer so it won’t snap on you in use… taps are generally made very hard (and thus very brittle). You could heat it with a torch until yellow or maybe purple (ideally you’d want purple/blue as it approaches the handle and light yellow on the edge) then dunk in water to stop the process. Might have to reglue into your handle after.

-- Allen, Colorado

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