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Forum topic by Brett posted 702 days ago 587 views 0 times favorited 5 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Brett

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702 days ago

I’ve been doing a lot of work on my Roubo bench this month, leveling the top (both sides) with hand planes, shopping mortises with a hammer and chisel, etc.

The other day my wife noticed that my arms look more muscular! Woo-hoo! ;)

-- More tools, fewer machines.


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Bertha

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#1 posted 702 days ago

Dude, I think she’s hitting on you;)

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

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#2 posted 702 days ago

Sounds to me like your wife may want a new kitchen table!

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#3 posted 702 days ago

Don, she’s got a list of new things she wants me to make her that is big enough to cover a kitchen table—trust me!

-- More tools, fewer machines.

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#4 posted 702 days ago

Every once in a while, I’ll get very impractical requests. “Can you build me an armoire this weekend?”, etc.

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

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#5 posted 702 days ago

Maybe if we used power tools, we could do the armoire-in-a-weekend thing.

-- More tools, fewer machines.

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