Hand Tool Project - Book Ends

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Project by AlexHarris posted 07-02-2011 01:13 AM 3116 views 4 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Hey LJ!

As some may know I use maily power tools when woodworking, although I do used often use hand tools when it is appropriate. So after countless request I took the time to do a video where I make some VERY simple bookends using handtools. It took MORE time and I wont be converting any time soon, although I did find the experience very therapeutic.


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-- Alex -

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#1 posted 07-02-2011 02:03 AM

Nice looking bookends.

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#2 posted 07-02-2011 05:22 AM

awesome video and project…you’re doing an awesome job….im only 23 years old and your video sounds very inspiring so keep it up!

-- M.K.

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#3 posted 07-02-2011 06:06 AM

Very well done, a natural teacher…

-- Jim, Nebraska

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#4 posted 07-30-2011 02:32 PM

Alex, Thanks for posting. This project is in my short list, plan to have my daughter help me make some bok ends to tame her book shelf in her bedroom.


-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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