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Project by TheDane posted 530 days ago 1661 views 1 time favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A lot of woodworkers make their own pushsticks. But how many turn the handles, accent them with burn lines and finish them?

SWMBO says I have way too much time on my hands … maybe she is right! ;>}

—Gerry

-- Gerry -- "I don't plan to ever really grow up ... I'm just going to learn how to act in public!"





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Gene Howe

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#1 posted 530 days ago

Your wife may be right. But, it’s still neat.

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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Grandpa

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#2 posted 530 days ago

No may to it. The wife is correct. LOL

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Oldtool

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#3 posted 530 days ago

That’s way cool. Good turning practice, really nice push stick. Is this what wives would call “accessorizing the shop”?

-- "I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The point is to bring them the real facts." - Abraham Lincoln

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docspencer

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#4 posted 530 days ago

It is OCD, but tool cool. Nice work.

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Chris Moellering

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#5 posted 530 days ago

Just because it’s “only” a shop tool, doesn’t mean you can’t make it nice!

-- Grace & peace, Chris+

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rdwile

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#6 posted 530 days ago

It’s CDO!!! Must be in alphabetical order.

-- Richard D. Wile, http://richard-wile.blogspot.ca/

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Jpedi

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#7 posted 530 days ago

Definitely over the top! BUT way cool! I just recently retired a pusher made out of 3 paint stirrers screwed together, so….... never mind. Anyway, I love your “out there” reference to SWMBO, from my favorite lawyer… not something many would get, without Googling, anyway. KUDOS!

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Monte Pittman

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#8 posted 530 days ago

It’s what we do. Good job.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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Maveric777

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#9 posted 529 days ago

Without your “Wife Labeled” OCD thing you have going on… You wouldn’t have one of the coolest looking push sticks I’ve seen in a while. Heck…. I say embarrassed it…lol

Very cool and well done! I would be proud to have this jewel in my shop…

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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Dennisgrosen

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#10 posted 529 days ago

she is wrong …. its not too much time …. barely enoff to make woodworking fun :-))

take care
Dennis

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patbrennan

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#11 posted 529 days ago

If I had a dime every time my wife said I was OCD in the workshop I’d have 382913 dimes. Nice stick.

-- "If the women don't find you handsome you should at least be handy" - Red Green

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Philip

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#12 posted 476 days ago

It’s still worth it!

-- If you can dream it, I can do it!

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