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Project by Boris posted 08-04-2013 07:31 PM 2605 views 28 times favorited 21 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hi, guys
last June one of the guild member and fellow lumber jocks Less Hastings presented a program for the guild “making a federal card table”. He demonstrated the tools and techniques and the Steve Latta DVD’s. I was really impressed and I decided I was going to give it a try, so I ordered the DVD’s from Lie Nielsen and started making the tools. I want to thank Less for his presentation he is a fine craftsman also one of the guild member Dan for helping me drilling the parallel holes for the radius cutter and a coworker Joe for making the threaded holes for the radius cutter. The other tools I made them myself, the woods are cherry, purple heart and walnut.
Any comment is well appreciated.
Thanks
Regards





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BasHolland

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#1 posted 08-04-2013 08:16 PM

Just beautifull!!!
I love to make my own tools.

These are a piece of craftmanship!

-- Bas, Holland

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bobasaurus

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#2 posted 08-04-2013 08:24 PM

Really impressive custom tools. The brass and cherry combination looks great. I especially like the radius cutter, it looks really professional.

-- Allen, Colorado

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jap

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#3 posted 08-04-2013 09:09 PM

lovely tools

-- Joel

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#4 posted 08-04-2013 10:37 PM

Absolutely beautiful tools! Great job!

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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aussiedave

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#5 posted 08-04-2013 10:58 PM

Very nice set of inlay tools ..great job.

-- Dave.......Keep calm and make more sawdust....

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ksSlim

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#6 posted 08-05-2013 12:39 AM

Great job!

-- Sawdust and shavings are therapeutic

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Les Hastings

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#7 posted 08-05-2013 12:59 AM

Nice work Boris! Looks like they came out really nice, I see they work great to! Bring them to the next meeting and show’em off. I’ll be looking forward to seeing your first project using them.

-- Les, Wichita, Ks. (I'd rather be covered in saw dust!)

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#8 posted 08-05-2013 01:17 AM

Very nice tools. I’m looking forward to seeing the card table.

Lee

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Boris

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#9 posted 08-05-2013 02:25 AM

Thank you guys I appreciate All your kind comments.
Regards

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#10 posted 08-05-2013 03:16 AM

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Jay Wells

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#11 posted 08-05-2013 04:02 AM

Nice job.

If they are on your coffee table we have the same one :)

-- Find your limitations, and ignore them!

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Nik

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#12 posted 08-05-2013 04:49 AM

I bought these tools for doing some inlay. I know you saved a bundle. Plus, your radius cutter is prettier than mine. Good for you.

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#13 posted 08-05-2013 04:51 AM

Very well done. Looking forward to seeing projects from them.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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#14 posted 08-05-2013 04:56 AM

Great job

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Gibernak

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#15 posted 08-05-2013 09:57 AM

Looks great, thanks for sharing

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