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MrWoody

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07-31-2008 07:34 PM

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Most of you were on the right track for part of it’s use. In this case I only needed part of one side flattened.

TS sled

The other use is for drilling angled hole in the cylinder. The piece has index marks at top, 60°X2 and 90°X2.

DP angles

-- If we learn from our mistakes, I'm getting a fantastic education.


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CharlieM1958

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#1 posted 07-31-2008 08:30 PM

This one is easy….

It’s my first box.

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

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#2 posted 07-31-2008 08:43 PM

A jig for holding a round piece of stock for some sort of milling.

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

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#3 posted 07-31-2008 09:01 PM

looks like it could be a small log sled or something…

-- As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another. (Proverbs 27:17) †

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#4 posted 07-31-2008 09:57 PM

Shelf? I am with Max, looks like a jig to hold a spindle for ???

-- A thing of beauty is a joy forever...

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Hrolfr

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#5 posted 07-31-2008 10:02 PM

its a step

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#6 posted 07-31-2008 10:43 PM

Oh, I’ve seen this before. It’s a Boy Scout Camp outhouse multi-roll toilet paper holder. You use a coat hanger to hold the rolls on.

-- Randy, Tupelo, MS ~ A man who honors his wife will have children who honor their father.

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trifern

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#7 posted 07-31-2008 10:48 PM

I’m not sure if it is one man’s junk, or a Lumberjock’s treasure.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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#8 posted 07-31-2008 11:17 PM

Yes, one of those band saw log milling jigs.

-- Rob (A) Waxahachie,TX

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#9 posted 07-31-2008 11:42 PM

a swing (rope/chain not included)

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lew

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#10 posted 08-01-2008 03:33 AM

This is the first self powered, model I D 10 T, laser saw guide. You mount it on your miter gauge and site through the two holes to line up the work with the saw blade.

I’m surprised you guys didn’t get. They were all the rage about 40 years ago. I think they were sold by Sears.

Lew

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#11 posted 08-01-2008 03:38 AM

I bet it is a left handed jig of some kind…..that no one but a lefty like you would have any use for !!.

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,

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#12 posted 08-01-2008 03:40 AM

It’s an up-side down paper towel holder.

-- Odie, Confucius say, "He who laughs at one's self is BUTT of joke". http://woodstermangotwood.blogspot.com/ (my funny blog)

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sIKE

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#13 posted 08-01-2008 04:33 AM

It is a jig to mill round stock in to 8 sided stock…(or other number sided stock)

-- //FC - Round Rock, TX - "Experience is what you get just after you need it"

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#14 posted 08-01-2008 06:34 AM

It holds a 2×2 with old baby food jars full of fasteners attached to it. Spin the jars and take your chances!

-- Gary D. Stoughton, WI

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MrWoody

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#15 posted 08-01-2008 08:29 PM

Answer has been posted.
Thanks for playing.
John

-- If we learn from our mistakes, I'm getting a fantastic education.

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