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I know this aint fine woodworking but I need something to do carpentry projects on so I built me a sawhorse, I need to make the second one. My little DeWalt RAS got a work out today.
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#1 posted 08-18-2011 03:00 AM
A fellow can’t have too many saw horses!!
A thought on the design- maybe a stretcher between the legs, on each side, would add a little strength and stability.
-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.
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#2 posted 08-18-2011 03:24 AM
Wilbuuuuuuuurrrrrrrrr!!!! Nice saw horse!!
-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX
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#3 posted 08-18-2011 03:41 AM
gitty-up there charles
good to see youinto it again
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#4 posted 08-18-2011 03:54 AM
Looks nice and sturdy. I have some Fat Max foldup sawhorses but my favorites are the two wooden ones I built.Good job!
-- Chris ~~Who controls the past controls the future. Who controls the present controls the past."
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#5 posted 08-18-2011 04:03 AM
Steady, sturdy and standing ready for your next woodworking adventure! Time well spent.
-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16
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#6 posted 08-18-2011 04:33 AM
the humble sawhorse. They don’t get as much publicity here on LJ’s, but we’ve all had to make several of them.
-- Sometimes the creative process requires foul language. -- Charles Neil
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#7 posted 08-18-2011 04:47 AM
You sand your sawhorses?
-- When questioned about using glue on a garbage bin I responded, "Wood working is about good technique and lots of glue........I have the glue part down."
Eric in Florida.
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#8 posted 08-18-2011 06:46 AM
And,it’s on dry ground !Good job Charles.
-- Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs ~ Henry Ford
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#9 posted 08-18-2011 07:43 AM
Nice, I could use a couple of them bad boys myself!!!
-- Bob Kenosha Wi.
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#10 posted 08-18-2011 10:02 AM
Charles … nice horse.. Matt … no more Mr Ed jokes…
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#11 posted 08-18-2011 11:25 AM
Yep you need one more for sure at least! Nice.
-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"
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#12 posted 08-18-2011 01:29 PM
You can’t have too many friends. Looks good from here!
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#13 posted 08-19-2011 04:50 AM
Good and sturdy, shouldn’t be a job site or workshop without at least a pair. Good work.
-- "Man's ingenuity has outrun his intelligence" (Joseph Wood Krutch)
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#14 posted 10-04-2011 02:53 AM
Looks like a good stable work surface, better make another while the plan is still fresh. Maybe make a couple more sets for the job site, you’ll be a hero. :))
-- Jeff, eastern Iowa
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#15 posted 10-05-2011 11:48 AM
Yup love them saw horsies. I rode mine until it got a broken leg….. Then I fixed it and rode it another 5 years and more years to follow.
-- The works of evil people are not the problem. It is the "Good" people standing by and watching not speaking up. Dubsaloon
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