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This is a great idea. SawStop is for wimps!

by Viktor
posted 11-20-2012 07:49 PM


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Tennessee

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#1 posted 11-20-2012 07:54 PM

Don’t you just love 2nd and 3rd world countries?

-- Paul, Tennessee, http://www.tsunamiguitars.com

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Viktor

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#2 posted 11-20-2012 08:10 PM

Comments are funny. Most call it plane nuts, but some go along the lines “if you know your tool and its limitations… blah, blah, blah”. Reminds you of anything?

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Tennessee

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#3 posted 11-20-2012 08:23 PM

Yeah, and when I lived in Shanghai, the breakdown lane on the interstates was just another lane for traffic. Used to run my company Buick 8” off the guardrail at about 140KPH.

Then you see where someone actually ran up on someone broken down…

-- Paul, Tennessee, http://www.tsunamiguitars.com

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#4 posted 11-20-2012 08:31 PM

The safety guards were removed for filming.

-- Who is John Galt?

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#5 posted 11-20-2012 08:53 PM

does the term “pucker factor” seem relevant here

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#6 posted 11-20-2012 10:18 PM

Did anyone else flinch every time he grabbed the blade in the beginning?

-- "Well, at least we can still use it as firewood... maybe." - Doss

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Fishinbo

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#7 posted 11-20-2012 10:29 PM

I feel like a wimp …

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jaykaypur

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#8 posted 11-20-2012 10:35 PM

Classic !!

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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DrDirt

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#9 posted 11-20-2012 10:39 PM

Cough Cough… As long as he wore eye protection right?

-- "Before I refuse to take your questions, I have an opening statement." Ronald Reagan

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#10 posted 11-20-2012 10:43 PM

Looks like he forgot to put the riving knife and guards back into place before firing up the ol’ tractor. ;-) Silly Russians.

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

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shipwright

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#11 posted 11-20-2012 10:43 PM

I want one !

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

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Mark Smith

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#12 posted 11-20-2012 10:44 PM

I was hoping to see it kick that log back at him as he pushed it with his groin. Even though those blades weren’t turning fast, they were powered by the PTO on a tractor so they weren’t going to stop spinning for no little log.

-- Mark Smith, Tracy, CA., http://www.markscustomwoodcrafts.com

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#13 posted 11-20-2012 10:45 PM

A reminder that rednecks aren’t unique to the American south. Wow.

-- Brian Timmons - http://www.BigTWoodworks.com

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HorizontalMike

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#14 posted 11-20-2012 10:59 PM

Geez… V V V V

-- HorizontalMike -- "Woodpeckers understand..."

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Viktor

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#15 posted 11-20-2012 11:02 PM

Imagine the torque on that baby! I was about to purchase the plans, but was put down by the utter lack of dust control. You don’t want all those chips in your open wounds!

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#16 posted 11-20-2012 11:05 PM

I had to wait to type my hands were shaking so much plus my my head shaking back and forth. Does this guy also hold the record for largest and worst kick back?

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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joeyinsouthaustin

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#17 posted 11-20-2012 11:30 PM

Let’s all be a little kind… Many of us posted recently on a thread where a band saw was attached to a lazy susan….right here in the usa. hmmm… I do have two band saws??

-- Who is John Galt?

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#18 posted 11-20-2012 11:41 PM

“Let’s all be a little kind… Many of us posted recently on a thread where a band saw was attached to a lazy susan….right here in the usa. hmmm… I do have two band saws??”

I agree, check out these Canadian dudes:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P4qB6n1cm04

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Richard

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#19 posted 11-20-2012 11:50 PM

I don’t think I am quite Crazy enough just yet to try that saw.

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#20 posted 11-20-2012 11:50 PM

So this is where the term knot head originated.

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#21 posted 11-21-2012 12:22 AM

Viktor Gotta love them canadians eh… Especially since they brought us the red/green show and second place for my quote, “If the women don’t find ya handsome, they best find ya handsome.” I noticed no women hangin around the guys in the video.

-- Who is John Galt?

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#22 posted 11-21-2012 02:04 AM

They are safety conscious. Part of the PTO shaft has a guard over it.

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#23 posted 11-21-2012 02:40 AM

dude no push stick?

-- It's made of wood. Real sturdy.--Chubbs Peterson

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#24 posted 11-22-2012 03:23 AM

Ingenuity like this is how they lost the Cold War.

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Gshepherd

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#25 posted 11-22-2012 03:32 AM

I was laughing my arse off…... I have seen some crazy stuff, I have been to Russia several times and I give the credit for making due with what they have but soon this guy will be making due with what he doesn’t have anymore…..

-- What we do in life will Echo through Eternity........

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#26 posted 11-22-2012 03:42 AM

Yes sir, I want that ts. Imagine the work I would get done.

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