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345 days ago

http://newjersey.craigslist.org/tls/3779014401.html

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AandCstyle

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#1 posted 345 days ago

Yeah and no extra charge for the rust! :D

-- Art

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#2 posted 345 days ago

Why is it puzzling?

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#3 posted 345 days ago

I think he means the part where it says “dovetail jig” but the picture shows a tenoning jig.
The part where the seller wants $100 for a rusted tool that costs $110 new, that’s just gravy.
:)

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AlaskaGuy

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#4 posted 345 days ago

Biff

Don’t you find it puzzling that you’d make dovetails with a tenon jig. How do you do that!

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#5 posted 345 days ago

Those look like dovetails, well, dovetail pins, to me. It’s on the internet, so It must work as claimed!

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#6 posted 345 days ago

Under $70 at Grizzly. :-)

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#7 posted 345 days ago

Still chuckling. Thanks for posting.

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#8 posted 345 days ago

Wow….Thanks for sharing…It’s amazing some of the misinformed people out there trying to make a buck…That’s one for the forum Craigslist posters have gone nuts…

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mcase

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#9 posted 345 days ago

Under a hundred on Amazon. But its only a tenoning jig there

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#10 posted 345 days ago

Now I guess I will have to buy it to figure out how to make dovetails with it???

-- As ever, Gus-the 75 yr young apprentice carpenter

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redSLED

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#11 posted 345 days ago

Clean and polish that up a bit and mount it on your workshop wall for a unique hanging unit for your coat/hat/keys/mug/wallet. It will outlive you and any other decor item.

-- Perfection is the difference between too much and not enough.

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Biff

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#12 posted 345 days ago

Ahhh, I see now! I didn’t even look at the header!

Seems to be the CL norm around here. There is a guy that has been selling a Delta drill press mortiser for $175 for about 3 years. I’m getting so sick of seeing it because he reposts about every 3 days. As a bonus, he lives about 70 miles away from any populated area and won’t meet. I bet he’s not even a woodworker. He probably found it at a garage sale and googled “Delta mortiser” and thinks he’s in the money now!

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#13 posted 345 days ago

Maybe it comes with instruction on how to use it for dovetailing… Like, mount it to your bench to hold work as you handsaw the dovetails. Nice and heavy, could make for a versitile vise!

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