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Forum topic by Eric_S posted 01-20-2010 02:25 PM 1950 views 2 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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01-20-2010 02:25 PM

I saw this video on and I’m sure some of you will enjoy it. Its from the 1920’s, silent film in sweden on making woodon clogs before power tools were around. Very cool!

-- - Eric Noblesville, IN

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#1 posted 01-20-2010 02:56 PM

That is amazing stuff.

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#2 posted 01-20-2010 04:32 PM

Very good video, good sharp tools and lots of and work.

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#3 posted 01-20-2010 07:39 PM

Amazing stuff to watch. We need rulers, micrometers and calipers, He used a stick for the shoes.

-- Methods are many,Principles are few.Methods change often,Principles never do.

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#4 posted 01-20-2010 07:45 PM

If anyone can translate the text, I’d be very interested to see what it says. I’m guessing its about the tools and techniques they use and maybe how much time they spend on different tasks. Can anyone translate swedish? lol

-- - Eric Noblesville, IN

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