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Double Edged Push Stick

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Project by Philip "Pip" Storm posted 12-29-2012 10:12 PM 1911 views 9 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A day dream brought to life. I know it’s a little elaborate for a push stick but no matter which end you grab it’s the right end. Or, if one end is worn just flip it over. If all else fails, maybe it will spark a conversation or two.

-- Well, I'll be screwed, glued, and tattooed!





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Chris Moellering

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#1 posted 12-30-2012 12:24 AM

Looks like the outcome of some nice shop time. And it can double as a trivet! And one of those oven-pull things…it could be the creation to beat all! ;-)

-- Grace & peace, Chris+

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sras

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#2 posted 12-30-2012 01:59 AM

I like it! Nice size – looks easy to use and versatile!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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gfadvm

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#3 posted 12-30-2012 02:01 AM

That’s pretty clever!

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

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#4 posted 12-30-2012 06:55 AM

Looks comfortable.

Keep on pushin’............................

-- mike...............

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#5 posted 12-30-2012 06:57 AM

interesting design, good job.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#6 posted 01-02-2013 01:18 AM

I wonder how difficult it would be to make one end wider than the other? Two things I hate doing is cutting up my push stick when ripping something to thin or having a push stick that is super thin and doesn’t feel beefy enough for thicker cuts. Sounds like this might be a fix for both issues!

-- measure twice, cut once, curse less! Andrew, Brookens Wood Floors

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Philip "Pip" Storm

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#7 posted 01-02-2013 01:50 AM

Great idea AJ. It would be as simple as running a rabbit down the edge of one side leaving only what is needed for the thinner rips. I’m going to making more of these in the future and plan on incorporating this. Thanks!

-- Well, I'll be screwed, glued, and tattooed!

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Philip "Pip" Storm

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#8 posted 01-02-2013 01:53 AM

By the way, here is a link to my sketchup drawing. In case anyone is interested in making some.

-- Well, I'll be screwed, glued, and tattooed!

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BAKTHAVATHSAL KADAMBI

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#9 posted 01-04-2013 09:41 AM

great design and wonderful craftsmanship

-- ALPHA-ZEE CREATIONS

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