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WayneC

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266 days ago

Topic tags/keywords: swap tool swap hand tool

Jordan has set up a poll for the next swap and will be leading the swap. I thought I would post the info here so people not following the Handplane Swap post would be able to see it and vote. Voting is now closed. Final Results are below.

http://www.pollshack.com/poll/result/527096d3db293c4b2d000138

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


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#1 posted 266 days ago

Thanks Wayne

Vote count up to 24 after I just voted

-- - Terry

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#2 posted 266 days ago

Already voted, but good call on starting a new thread for it :-)

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#3 posted 266 days ago

I voted too. Looks like there’s pretty equal enthusiasm for measuring/marking tools and grease pots.

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#4 posted 266 days ago

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#5 posted 266 days ago

Have to lobby for the underdog. :)

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

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#6 posted 266 days ago

Voted

Thanks Jordan and Wayne!

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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#7 posted 266 days ago

Lets end this poll next Wednesday..

Sound good?

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#8 posted 266 days ago

Sounds like a good plan to me.

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

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#9 posted 266 days ago

Current standings

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

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#10 posted 266 days ago

What it’s a grease pot?
What I picture is a fixture that is used in auto repair that is a pair of cones with a grease zerk that fills wheel bearings with grease.
Can’t see that being useful in woodworking…

+ wasn’t a marking tool swap just before the plane swap?

-- I'm not clumsy.. It's just the floor hates me, the tables and chairs are bullies and the wall gets in the way.. - Mike -

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#11 posted 266 days ago

Here is a post from Mads on Grease Pots. They are used to hold lubricant for planes, saws, etc.

http://lumberjocks.com/mafe/blog/18541

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

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#12 posted 266 days ago

I still like the idea of a bit brace. Kinda like this one by Derek Cohen:

Click for details

Lots of options for other designs too… but this won’t be the last swap so I will go with the general consensus.

Cheers,

-- -- Andy, Naples Italy, “Those who expect to reap the blessings of liberty must undergo the fatigues of supporting it” - Thomas Paine

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#13 posted 266 days ago

Hmm, tempting, but I’ll have to skip this swap because this woodworker’s shop & project time will be put on hold until the end of hunting season.

-- "The American Republic will endure until the day Congress discovers that it can bribe the public with the public's money." Alexis de Tocqueville, 1835

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#14 posted 266 days ago

How about a table saw swap? I’ll send you my craftsman table saw for one of your powermatics or something? Just kidding. I’ll be watching because if I make a measuring tool for any of you, the leaning tower of pisa will be the end result

-- Just trying to build something beautiful

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#15 posted 266 days ago

Another snapshot. Vote, Vote, Vote….

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

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