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Forum topic by bruc101 posted 07-08-2017 05:52 AM 744 views 0 times favorited 9 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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07-08-2017 05:52 AM

I sho am glad I live in the day of the power saw, especially at my age now.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C_cuVge6-o0

-- Bruce Free Plans http://plans.sawmillvalley.org


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#1 posted 07-10-2017 07:43 PM

... this is the only way to resawn … at any age!

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#2 posted 07-10-2017 08:54 PM

If I had to use all hand tools, I would have a completely different hobby. I used to play a lot more golf then woodworking, but my health took that away from me. I have to participate in non physical activities.

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#3 posted 07-11-2017 11:06 AM

I’m in the process of resawing and ripping 8/4 walnut by hand, for an upcoming Prie Dieu build … I’m convinced that’s  what keeps me healthy!

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#4 posted 07-11-2017 02:04 PM

if Jesus the master hand tooler thought it was a good idea …..... he never would have given guys the ability to build power tools LMAO :<))

-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN

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#5 posted 07-11-2017 02:30 PM



if Jesus the master hand tooler thought it was a good idea …..... he never would have given guys the ability to build power tools LMAO :<))

- GR8HUNTER

... seriously?

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#6 posted 07-11-2017 07:02 PM

That’s not good if you don’t have a “sawing” partner or if you have really bad rheumatoid, or any other form of, arthritis.
They did get a very clean cut!

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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#7 posted 07-11-2017 07:05 PM

Hmmm,

“putt-putt-putt-cough-putt, putt. “

-- A Planer? I'M the planer, this is what I use

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#8 posted 07-12-2017 12:46 AM


That s not good if you don t have a “sawing” partner…
- oldnovice

You don’t need a sawing partner: https://youtu.be/NW4pyIclSE0?t=2227

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#9 posted 07-12-2017 03:54 AM

But, I as have always said, it’s no fun without a partner!

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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