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David Craig

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#1 posted 11-21-2010 10:20 PM


Interesting tool. Looks to me like a homemade scratch stock. I am thinking someone used this to put a decorative edge on a board. Traditionally, they would use different shaped irons to create different profiles like one would use an edge router bit for today.

Thanks for sharing,


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