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Forum topic by Lee Barker posted 09-19-2012 03:40 PM 923 views 0 times favorited 14 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Lee Barker

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09-19-2012 03:40 PM

I think this will be handy on the upcoming rocking chair project.

Clever how the designer got three different flat surfaces and one decreasing radius curved surface on it.

I have PSA paper down to 100 grit.

All that said, and the price appearing, redundantly, in one of the images, it may be a useless implement, at which time the estsimated original price of $12.95 is an irrelevant fact.

I might have blown my allowance on this one.

We’ll see.

Kindly,

Lee

-- "...in his brain, which is as dry as the remainder biscuit after a voyage, he hath strange places cramm'd with observation, the which he vents in mangled forms." --Shakespeare, "As You Like It"


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Greg..the Cajun Wood Artist

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#1 posted 09-19-2012 03:48 PM

I have absolutely no idea what this tool is or what it does….but for the price you cannot go wrong.

-- Each step of every Wood Art project I design and build is considered my masterpieceā€¦ because I want the finished product to reflect the quality and creativeness of my work

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Kookaburra

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#2 posted 09-19-2012 03:51 PM

Thank you Greg – before I saw your comment I was feeling especially uneducated!

Lee – what wonderful things is this going to do for you?

-- Kay - Just a girl who loves wood.

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Lee Barker

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#3 posted 09-19-2012 04:01 PM

How silly of me. It’s an Asymmetric Gojaster.

I apologize for the inadvertent omission.

Kindly,

Lee

-- "...in his brain, which is as dry as the remainder biscuit after a voyage, he hath strange places cramm'd with observation, the which he vents in mangled forms." --Shakespeare, "As You Like It"

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Cosmicsniper

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#4 posted 09-19-2012 04:32 PM

Of course! LOL!

-- jay, www.allaboutastro.com

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Dusty56

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#5 posted 09-19-2012 04:37 PM

Asymetric Gojaster. thanks for the laughter , Lee : )

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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Tennessee

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#6 posted 09-19-2012 04:39 PM

Jeez, and I thought I was looking at the infamous Ronco 4-in-one Sandmate!
Neat score, though. I should spend more time in thrift stores…

-- Paul, Tennessee, http://www.tsunamiguitars.com

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racerglen

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#7 posted 09-19-2012 04:46 PM

Thanks Lee, needed that ;-)
Amazing what a person can find in those stores isn’t it !

-- Glen, Vernon B.C. Canada

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Bill White

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#8 posted 09-19-2012 04:50 PM

Asymetry is the norm in my shop. I didn’t plan for it, but really BIG clamps seem to correct it. :)
Bill

-- bill@magraphics.us

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Lee Barker

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#9 posted 09-19-2012 04:59 PM

Bill, think of the stress and strain on your ligaments that would be as nothing had you the opportunity to reach for the ergonomic handle of your Asymmetric Gojaster. Problem solved, in short.

Paul, please, it’s not a Ronco. Don’t put it in that category; it deserves the respect of any other Ginzu product. if you continue this distasteful diatribe, I shall give Chef Tony your email address.

Kindly,

Lee

-- "...in his brain, which is as dry as the remainder biscuit after a voyage, he hath strange places cramm'd with observation, the which he vents in mangled forms." --Shakespeare, "As You Like It"

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Gshepherd

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#10 posted 09-19-2012 05:02 PM

Make yourself a nice long handle cause it just screams Ice Chipper to me….. Thrift stores are pretty fun to go to cause you never know what you find———- both in merchandise and mainly people…..kinda like closing time at the bar.

-- What we do in life will Echo through Eternity........

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Tennessee

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#11 posted 09-19-2012 05:26 PM

OK, Lee, you gotta deal on that, but I wish I had Ron Popiel’s money!!

-- Paul, Tennessee, http://www.tsunamiguitars.com

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Fishinbo

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#12 posted 09-19-2012 09:05 PM

Somebody mentioned thrift store? Looks like something for the ice to me, too. LOL. You can never really go wrong with a thrift store …

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bandit571

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#13 posted 09-19-2012 09:16 PM

Concave the back a bit….now it’s a Shoehorn. Old time cannons used a much larger one of these, to raise or lower the end of the barrel.

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

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#14 posted 09-19-2012 11:38 PM

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