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Project by WilcoFlier posted 08-19-2010 10:40 AM 1700 views 4 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Yesterday I fineshed my last project; a set of traditional cabinetmakers screwdrivers. I posted a picture of the handles before, but now I have attached the shanks into the handles, and are they ready for use.

-- www.hobbyhoutbewerking.nl





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mafe

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#1 posted 08-19-2010 10:47 AM

They are simply wonderful.
I’m going on this road now, rehandle…
Best thoughts,
MaFe

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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Dennisgrosen

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#2 posted 08-19-2010 11:59 AM

huu
they look like they are ready for the battle :-)
thankĀ“s for sharing

Dennis

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helluvawreck

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#3 posted 08-19-2010 01:40 PM

These screwdrivers are beautifully done. I love shop built tools – excellent work.

-- 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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helluvawreck

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#4 posted 08-19-2010 01:40 PM

Did you make the plane in the background as well?

-- 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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canadianchips

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#5 posted 08-19-2010 02:24 PM

Very nice. Using different wood to identify the blades ?

-- "My mission in life - make everyone smile !"

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Alan

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#6 posted 08-19-2010 03:18 PM

Great job. Love them.

-- Alan, Prince George

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WoodenFrog

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#7 posted 08-19-2010 05:14 PM

Very nice looking screwdrivers!
I love all the different wood choices.
Great Job!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio..... http://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodenfrogWoodenProd

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Div

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#8 posted 08-19-2010 09:16 PM

Fantastic! Like the idea of different woods a lot. These are beautiful.

-- Div @ the bottom end of Africa. "A woodworker's sharpest tool should be his mind."

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a1Jim

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#9 posted 08-19-2010 11:22 PM

I like these screwdrivers very nice

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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snowdog

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#10 posted 09-20-2010 02:09 PM

Where did you get the (looks like brass) tips (furrels?) to complete the drivers. If anyone has info please post or email, thanks

Great job

-- "so much to learn and so little time"..

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Dennisgrosen

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#11 posted 09-20-2010 09:15 PM

I think you can get them at Lee Valey or you kan make them out of brass nuts when you turn the rest of the handle

but tjec out Dochollydays project with screwdriverset he has made

Dennis

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WilcoFlier

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#12 posted 09-20-2010 09:50 PM

I used brass sanitary fittings, which I bought in a DIY shop.

-- www.hobbyhoutbewerking.nl

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