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Project by Bill_N posted 11-16-2012 10:29 PM 7818 views 10 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was inspired from a couple of lumberjock members

Delayne Peck:

David Bethune:

It works great when I remember I have one now. LOL

-- I have the Saw Dust Fever

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#1 posted 11-16-2012 11:38 PM

I like your push block, but the links you posted return a “page not found” message.

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procrastination a bad thing?

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#2 posted 11-17-2012 12:14 AM

Same with me.

-- Ride hard or go home~

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#3 posted 11-17-2012 01:04 AM

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#4 posted 11-17-2012 01:10 AM

i recently bought one of the microjig grrrippers and to be honest i should have saved the money and just made something similar to this.

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#5 posted 11-17-2012 10:42 AM

Sorry about the links
maybe this will work better

-- I have the Saw Dust Fever

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#6 posted 11-17-2012 10:49 AM

Correct links are:

Delayne Peck:

David Bethune:

Bill, you forgot to leave a space between the link and the word “(Click”. Also I have pointed these links to the actual project rather than to the “widget” picture.

Oh, and that’s a nice pusher by the way – better than a quick hack job that I did a little while ago.

-- I may have lost my marbles, but I still have my love of woodworking

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#7 posted 11-17-2012 10:58 AM

Thank you very much for your help
I wanted to be sure and give the proper credit

-- I have the Saw Dust Fever

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#8 posted 11-18-2012 10:47 PM

Push Blocks,

A very handy device.

I saw the GRR-Ripper some years ago, but stocks were not available in Australia.
Northwood originally had them but it was reported the QLD Floods took the business out.

I then spent some time attempting to purchase them and eventually gave up on the local scene.

Not being too put off I went directly to Micro Jig and asked for the Aust distributor.

So I made my own crude versions just to see if they worked.

They did

Construction Ply and structural flooring offcuts, handle the same, some non slip mat on the bottom with Contact adhesive held together with Kreg Screws.

-- Regards Rob

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#9 posted 11-18-2012 11:50 PM

They do come in handy

-- I have the Saw Dust Fever

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#10 posted 12-02-2012 02:13 PM

I really need to make a pair of these, or at least something similar. Thanks for the DIY ideas.

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

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