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My version of the "ShopDog"

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Project by Falegname posted 08-11-2010 01:23 PM 6544 views 15 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

After seeing so many great folding sawhorse designs on this forum I had to have a go at my own version of the ShopDog. Thanks to all the help and inspiration from the forum.

-- Mark / Montreal - "Measure Once, Curse Twice."





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rance

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#1 posted 08-11-2010 01:45 PM

And some fine dogs they are.

-- Backer boards, stop blocks, build oversized, and never buy a hand plane--

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workerinwood

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#2 posted 08-11-2010 03:20 PM

Nice job!!

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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Swede

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#3 posted 08-11-2010 04:24 PM

Where is the Mustard and Pickle?

I may have to make a couple of those for my shop.

-- Swede -- time to make some sawdust

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MickeyGee

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#4 posted 08-11-2010 04:46 PM

Those are great! I like how easy it is to replace your top 2X4 once you saw them up… nicely done.

-- -- Mike

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#5 posted 08-11-2010 05:05 PM

nice dogs do they bite? lol .......................Schloemoe

-- schloemoe, Oregon , http://www. woodrehab.blogspot.com

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#6 posted 08-11-2010 05:09 PM

Not bad at all , good idea have to copy your dogs

-- wchips

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#7 posted 08-11-2010 06:05 PM

Good job!

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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terry603

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#8 posted 08-11-2010 06:39 PM

i like them. what angle did you use for top and bottom?

-- may not always be right,but,never in doubt.

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Ken90712

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#9 posted 08-11-2010 06:45 PM

Nice work very effective looking! Look nice and solid.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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sawblade1

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#10 posted 08-11-2010 06:52 PM

Aren’t projects you build on your own and not purchase great :)

-- Proverbs Ch:3 vs 5,6,7 Trust in the lord with all thine heart and lean not unto your own understanding but in all your ways aknowledge him and he shall direct your path elmerthomas81@neo.rr.com

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Houtje

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#11 posted 08-11-2010 08:57 PM

These are very nice shopdogs.
Can you tell me the angles and the sizes of it?
Like to make some for my shop.

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Picklehead

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#12 posted 03-30-2013 11:31 AM

“Where is the Mustard and Pickle?”

He’s got ketchup and mustard hoses there on the right!

-- You've got to be smarter than the tree.

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