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Project by woodcox posted 402 days ago 1299 views 6 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have been keeping my chisels in the package they came in for far too long. I recently managed to knock them off the bench on to the floor destroying three of their edges. With a little poplar, cork and redwood scraps stuck together they can now be on the wall along with my marking gauge.
A couple shoutouts needed here:
Minwax; for blotchy finish
HF brushes and my cats for the hair-in texture.

-- "My god has more wood than your god" ... G. Carlin.





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steliart

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#1 posted 402 days ago

very nice !!!

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions - http://www.steliart.com --

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KayBee

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#2 posted 402 days ago

Handy rack to have, should save your edges. Love the shout outs, lol.

-- Karen - a little bit of stupid goes a long way

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Jim Jakosh

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#3 posted 402 days ago

Very nice rack. I love organizational projects!!
Cheers…...........Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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Modica

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#4 posted 402 days ago

Looks great. How did you cut the top slots?

-- Elvin

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woodcox

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#5 posted 401 days ago

Elvin, I used each chisel to make their own mortises with a little extra width. I then used a round rasp followed by a bastard to match the taper where they contact. Very time consuming but great fun and practice. The marking gauge
hook is a wedged mortise and tenon from the back.
Thanks all.

-- "My god has more wood than your god" ... G. Carlin.

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Modica

5 posts in 402 days


#6 posted 401 days ago

Thanks for the advice.

-- Elvin

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scrollsaw

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#7 posted 401 days ago

Very nice.

-- Todd

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