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Bertha

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1034 days ago

Topic tags/keywords: hand drill handdrill bitbrace bit brace auger eggbeater egg beater vintage bit drill

Hand drills.

Augers.

Bit braces.

This is your new home. Show off yours!

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog


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Bertha

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#1 posted 1034 days ago

This is my baby:

They make a nice decoration, if nothing else:

I have others in need of attention:

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

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neandernormite

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#2 posted 1034 days ago

not pretty like yours Al but they makes some pretty holes

-- The confused powertool using galoot

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WayneC

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#3 posted 1034 days ago

Here are some. I need to get out into the shop and take some photos…

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Strange Brace #1

Turn Screw #2

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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Bertha

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#4 posted 1034 days ago

Neander enters the race with a SOLID collection of bits. I want that chest drill so bad I can feel it in my soul.

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

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RGtools

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#5 posted 1034 days ago

I’ll get my pics up soon.

-- Make furniture that lasts as long as the tree - Ryan

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Bertha

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#6 posted 1034 days ago

OMG, Wayne’s typing while I’m typing. Stupendous! Why do we like those straight slots so.

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

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Bertha

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#7 posted 1034 days ago

RG, waiting, as if in labor.

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

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neandernormite

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#8 posted 1034 days ago

Of course right after Wayne comes along and makes my bits look petty. man, I felt good about myself for a bit.

-- The confused powertool using galoot

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WayneC

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#9 posted 1034 days ago

: ^ (

Sorry Sir, I was just putting up the photos I have on flickr. I need to go get some current shots.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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neandernormite

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#10 posted 1034 days ago

I am lovingly staring at your collection, emm, assortment of users, just wishing I had them

-- The confused powertool using galoot

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#11 posted 1034 days ago

Nice collection.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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#12 posted 1034 days ago

I can’t post it ‘till I clean it up. Looks just like Al’s first one. No bits. Worked today getting dust collection on an old craftsman (kingsley) jointer. Everybody needs 2!

-- There is nothing like the sound of a well tuned hand plane. - http://timetestedtools.wordpress.com (timetestedtools at hotmail dot c0m)

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#13 posted 1034 days ago

This might not be the best one ever, but considering I picked it up at an estate sale for $5.00 , I’ll call it a gloat.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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WayneC

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#14 posted 1034 days ago

It looks like a great drill Charlie.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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dbol

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#15 posted 1034 days ago

Can someone explain what is a good hand drill or point to a good site.
I have seen many and own a couple. But don’t know what to look for.

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