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Impossible! Wood Sphere Cut with a Circular Saw

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Project by Izzy Swan posted 332 days ago 3682 views 8 times favorited 28 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Using a little red neck ingenuity, I cut a perfect wood sphere with my Makita Circular Saw.. Not sure why but it was fun doing it! check out the video link below to see how it was done.. thanks

http://youtu.be/Y94nv12L5_4

-- Izzy Swan - A Creative Thinkers approach to Woodworking





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Buckethead

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#1 posted 332 days ago

Izzy… You so crazy!

I love it.

This could come in handy during the Croquet World Cup Championship Series. (CWCCS)

Nothing ruins the day like a cracked ball, but this could keep the festivities rolling.

-- Bucket, any person that spends 10k on a bicycle is guaranteed to be a $@I almost started to like you. -bhog

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WoodenFrog

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#2 posted 332 days ago

Wow!!!! Brave soul you are!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio..... http://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodenfrogWoodenProd

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Oldtool

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#3 posted 332 days ago

Izzy,

It has become apparent to me that since you retired, your wife told you what we all heard: “stay out of my hair”. Well, I’m glad to see you are using your “alone” time well, and keeping your brain sharp. I enjoy your adventures in woodworking, quite the genius of thinking out of the box. Keep it up, I’ll be looking for more inventive adventures with Izzy the Jigmaster.

-- "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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Jim Jakosh

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#4 posted 332 days ago

Izzy, you are geometric genius! That is so cool to turn a sphere that way!

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

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luv2learn

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#5 posted 332 days ago

Izzy, you are one crazy dude but I love your innovations. Keep it up brother :).

-- Lee - Northern idaho~"If the women don't find you handsome, at least they ought to find you handy"~ Red Green

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littlecope

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#6 posted 332 days ago

Good Stuff Izzy…
The fun you’re having is absolutely contagious to watch!
Please, keep them coming!

-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.

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shipwright

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#7 posted 332 days ago

I love this stuff Izzy.
You are da man!
The grass is so much greener outside the box, don’t you think?

-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fiberglass trees. http://prmdesigns.com/

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Randy_ATX

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#8 posted 332 days ago

Izz-man,

Great video, loved it.

-- Randy -- Austin, TX by way of Northwest (Woodville), OH

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MarkTheFiddler

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#9 posted 332 days ago

Holy Smoke Izzy – that is super cool! Brilliant!

-- Thanks for all the lessons!

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Izzy Swan

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#10 posted 332 days ago

Thanks for the nice comments. . Lol wasnt sure how well this would go over but it was a ton of fun to do.. I keep hearing about this box.. I didnt know there was a box.. lol hope eveeyone has a great weekend..

-- Izzy Swan - A Creative Thinkers approach to Woodworking

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Christophret

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#11 posted 332 days ago

Izzy. Put down the mouse, step away from the keyboard, pick up the phone and enroll at M.I.T.
The world really needs more of your thinking. And fast.

I’ve seen most of your posts and I am impressed by your Avant-garde, un-ethical approach to everything.
Well done sir.

-- I cut it twice and it's still too short!

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Michael Wilson

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#12 posted 332 days ago

But…but…SAFETY!

BWAHAHAHAHA!

Well done :-)

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deon

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#13 posted 332 days ago

Great work!

-- Dreaming patterns

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stefang

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#14 posted 332 days ago

I’m having lots of fun watching these wildly creative jigs in action Izzy. Looking forward to your next innovation!

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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Picklehead

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#15 posted 331 days ago

You can’t do that! :)

-- You've got to be smarter than the tree.

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