Tool Testing

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Project by thiel posted 01-08-2012 09:24 AM 2083 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Needed a little project to check the calibration on my tools. Thought this board was pretty and I’ve never built any of these quick little projects (hooks, cutting boards, etc.) so I figured what the heck! Had the iron hooks in inventory.

-- Laziness minus Apathy equals Efficiency

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#1 posted 01-08-2012 03:02 PM

Nice simple project that costs nothing to build.
See you soon.

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

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#2 posted 01-08-2012 03:22 PM

Such a simple but useful project. That board does look pretty nice.


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#3 posted 01-08-2012 03:44 PM

Looks good thiel Im building one this very weekend myself. Very nice wood grain. What were you calibrating? kind of curious

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#4 posted 01-08-2012 03:57 PM

I’ve never met a walnut I didn’t like…..

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#5 posted 01-08-2012 04:31 PM

Very pretty board. neat little project.

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#6 posted 01-08-2012 07:10 PM

Simple but good.

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#7 posted 01-08-2012 07:17 PM

CarpentersCorner ... I’m calibrating everything (had to rebuild my whole shop due to flood).... finding that even if I do precise tool setup, I’m finding errors and things as I execute projects; with the volume of setup I’ve done, I’m just missing things. So, rather than discovering errors in the middle of a furniture project, I’ve been banging out a bunch of little stuff to see what errors surface. So far it’s been pretty helpful..

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