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Forum topic by Paul posted 03-01-2010 03:54 AM 4490 views 2 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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03-01-2010 03:54 AM

I would imagine that most every shop has that one tool that is made in the shop or modified by you for you to suit your personal work style.
Lets see them…...and tell us what you use it for.

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#1 posted 03-01-2010 04:17 AM

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#2 posted 03-01-2010 06:19 PM

My home-made stroke sander: .

-- Einstein: "The intuitive mind is a sacred gift, and the rational mind is a faithful servant. We have created a society that honors the servant and has forgotten the gift." I'm Poopiekat!!

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#3 posted 03-03-2010 03:30 AM

This was printed in Woodworker’s Journal, June of 2003. I wanted a downdraft table, but lacked the room for a dedicated table, so managed to build one into the webbed wing of my table saw. Still works quite well for my ROS if a piece of shelf-liner is placed under the workpiece to keep it from sliding:


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#4 posted 03-03-2010 07:18 AM

Don’t know if this fits into this topic but here’s my unconventional accessory to my Table Saw. 8th graders and push stick aren’t always very safe so I designed this push stick to fit into my UNIFENCE┬« Fence System

UNIFENCE Fence System

Push Stick

Here’s some more pictures of how my push stick works:

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