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Project by cwojo posted 12-17-2012 08:38 PM 1328 views 1 time favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

a little scratch stock i made for shaping small profiles. Made from 1” maple and blades made from hardened steel shims





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Greg3G

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#1 posted 12-18-2012 05:27 PM

I’ve been meaning to make one of these myself. Where did you pick up your shim stock?

-- Greg - Charles Town, WV

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cwojo

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#2 posted 12-19-2012 07:39 PM

i got my shim stock from ENCO there website is www.use-enco.com and i would recomend a thickness of at least 0.025” preferably 0.030 i have also found that chainsaw sharpening files and needle files work good for cutting small profiles

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#3 posted 12-22-2012 06:40 AM

You might try old sawz-all blades, they are fairly thick and very tough steel.

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