4 in 1 Screwdrivers

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Project by Roger posted 12-17-2011 03:54 PM 1518 views 2 times favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch

a couple of 4 in 1 screwdrivers I made for 2 Brother-in-Laws for Christmas. both are maple with mineral oil as a finish. thnx for lookin. appreciate any and all comments

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#1 posted 12-17-2011 04:17 PM

Cool screwdrivers. Need to try that.

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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#2 posted 12-17-2011 04:29 PM

Very cool! They will be great gifts! :)


-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs ( Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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Jim Jakosh

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#3 posted 12-17-2011 04:50 PM

Nice screwdrivers. Thanks for showing the process,too!
One question. When drilling out the blank with a drill in the head stock, what is in the tail stock- the driver?

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#4 posted 12-17-2011 06:31 PM

Roger, these are real nice I appreciate your showing your process in making. I am certain that your brother in laws will appreciate these.

Thanks for sharing

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#5 posted 12-17-2011 06:41 PM

Clever gift idea. And a nice idea for some shop tool handles as well.

Yesterday I was setting a number of bullet catches into holes for interchangeable legs for a project. I had to push them in with a large pin punch. So I made myself a quick and dirty knob for the handle of the punch because my hand was quickly getting sore.

Once I get a lathe…...gotta get a lathe…...I will be able to make handles much better…......looking at your pictures.

Have a good day, been way too busy lately…....behind on my blogging and project posting….........

-- Jim, Anchorage Alaska

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#6 posted 12-17-2011 07:43 PM

Great gifts for anyone. Nice job, one thing nice is you can pick any design you want. Whatever is in your head at the time.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN.

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#7 posted 12-17-2011 09:46 PM

These look so much nicer than cheapo plastic handles. Nice job.

-- The Dude abides...

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#8 posted 12-17-2011 10:29 PM

Roger these are the cats pajamas there beautiful
Thanks for sharing my friend

-- Grandpaj

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#9 posted 12-17-2011 10:30 PM

Another homerun. :)

-- Doug - Make an effort to live by the slogan "We try harder"

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#10 posted 12-17-2011 11:33 PM

Nice job Roger, thesere all set to do the business, the BOL’s should be pleased : ))

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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#11 posted 12-18-2011 12:06 AM

Nice work Roger. Very practical idea.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#12 posted 12-18-2011 01:46 AM

Outstanding! Great gifts.

-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)

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#13 posted 12-18-2011 04:31 AM

Most Nice! Merry Christmas!!

-- Smitty

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#14 posted 12-18-2011 09:20 AM

Very nice. Those are a great gift.

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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#15 posted 12-18-2011 03:28 PM

thnx for all comments. well appreciated. wishing everyone a very Merry Christmas, and a safe holiday season.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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