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Blog entry by stefang posted 01-10-2014 07:50 PM 1911 reads 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Something for you guys who want to get bowl blanks cut for turning fast. I mean really fast!

Click on the first video below on the page.
http://video.carsguide.com.au/2429180352/Holden-V8-chainsaw-is-an-Aussie-muscle-axe

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.



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PurpLev

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#1 posted 01-10-2014 07:58 PM

impressive

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

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Mosquito

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#2 posted 01-10-2014 08:09 PM

I would be too scared of the chain breaking to stand in front of or behind that…

I used to go watch “Lumberjack Days”, where they’d have “Hotsaw” competitions… nothing quite that crazy, but most were powered by snowmobile engines…

-- Mos - Twin Cities, MN - http://www.youtube.com/MosquitoMods - http://www.TheModsquito.com

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bladedust

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#3 posted 01-10-2014 09:20 PM

That is sick, in a….. I want one of those kind of way.

-- ok, is it cut once measure twice, cut twice measure once???? I know....I'll just keep cutting until it's long enough.

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Dutchy

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#4 posted 01-10-2014 10:20 PM

These blanks are to big for my lathe :) ?

-- https://dutchypatterns.com/

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SisQMark

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#5 posted 01-10-2014 10:21 PM

Now that would come in handy here in the pacific north west!!

-- Don't waste today, it is yesterdays tomorrow!~SisQMark

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shipwright

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#6 posted 01-10-2014 11:55 PM

Thanks for that one Mike.
Do you think he’d like a V8 logo? :-)

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

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#7 posted 01-12-2014 06:32 AM

That’s power!

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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mafe

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#8 posted 01-12-2014 01:59 PM

Big smile.
Best thoughts,
Mads

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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Dave

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#9 posted 01-13-2014 12:51 PM

I want two of them!
WOW

-- Superdav "No matter where you go - there you are." http://chiselandforge.com

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#10 posted 08-06-2014 10:49 PM

Yeah thats us absolutley crazy

-- Regards Rob

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