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My Super Sled

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Project by Bill_N posted 09-27-2012 09:49 PM 2412 views 9 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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After watching John Nixon’s videos I decided to give this a try.

Took three attempts to get it right but I like it

Now for the add-ons

-- I have the Saw Dust Fever





10 comments so far

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HorizontalMike

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#1 posted 09-27-2012 11:19 PM

Welcome to the “Super Sled” Club! Good job!

-- HorizontalMike -- "Woodpeckers understand..."

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Bill_N

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#2 posted 09-27-2012 11:21 PM

Thank you Sir

-- I have the Saw Dust Fever

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gfadvm

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#3 posted 09-28-2012 01:35 AM

Those are great sleds and mine gets a lot of use. The Eagle Lake version seems the most popular model.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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AJswoodshop

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#4 posted 09-28-2012 01:45 AM

Nice job on the sled! Good to see that your making shop jigs!

Welcome to Lumber Jocks too!

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bluekingfisher

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#5 posted 09-28-2012 07:57 AM

Great looking jig, where do you store it?

-- No one plans to fail, they just, just fail to plan

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Chris McDowell

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#6 posted 09-28-2012 09:33 AM

Sweet. I’m planning a sled build very soon and hve been looking around. Got a link for these John Nixon videos?

-- Chris, http://www.youtube.com/CMRwoodworks , FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/cmrwoodworks1 , Proverbs 16:9

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Rick Dennington

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#7 posted 09-28-2012 01:55 PM

Stellar job on the sled….a little advice…..give more details in the build….materials used, diminsions, finish, etc….for those who can’t get or don’t have the video, this would be very helpful if they decide to build one themselves…..all info is vital in a project…...

-- " Unwanted mistakes.... are missed opportunities"......

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lumberjoe

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#8 posted 09-28-2012 04:29 PM

Best thing I ever built. I went short on the fence and am regretting it. I will be replacing it soon.

-- Unplugged Woodworkers - https://www.facebook.com/groups/213418935481974/

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Bill_N

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#9 posted 09-28-2012 06:56 PM

This is the address to John Nixon’s Video It is in multiple parts and he does a great job explaining it, There are plans on his site also.

http://www.eaglelakewoodworking.com/post/Super-Sled-Crosscut-and-Miter-Sled.aspx

-- I have the Saw Dust Fever

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helluvawreck

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#10 posted 09-28-2012 07:14 PM

It looks real good and is a nice sled. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- 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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