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Spalted Maple & Stainless 4" Square

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Project by Andybb posted 10-10-2017 08:28 AM 1406 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Nothing special. Just trying to document stuff I’m doing. I needed a small machinist type square. It’s not “machinist” quality but it’s square to my embarrassingly expensive $100 Woodpeckers T-Square so it’s good enough for government work and me. It’s exactly 4.00” on both sides.

Made by cutting a TS kerf and a shim using epoxy then drilling 2 pins (finish nails) to lock it in. Finished with Danish oil.

I think I’ll work on making a matching set 3,4,5 & 6 inches. They’re cheap enough at HF and Amazon but I like the scrap spalted wood.

-- Andybb - GO HAWKS!





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Redoak49

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#1 posted 10-10-2017 11:13 AM

Nicely done

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helluvawreck

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#2 posted 10-10-2017 02:29 PM

This is a nice shop made tool.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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ralbuck

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#3 posted 10-10-2017 04:53 PM

Well done. I like that people make and modify the things in the shop to do what they need!

-- SAWDUST is THERAPY without a couch! just rjR

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woodbutcherbynight

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#4 posted 10-11-2017 03:38 AM

Nice work looks great. Have this on my project list for some time now. Still have not got down to item #263507582843049.

LOL

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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#5 posted 10-11-2017 05:47 PM

Very nice

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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