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Forum topic by C_PLUS_Woodworker posted 02-05-2014 07:18 PM 1152 views 0 times favorited 9 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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02-05-2014 07:18 PM

This is (whatever-it-is) the most under-used tool in my shop.

In fact, I cannot remember the last time I used it.

Oh, Wait !

I never HAVE actually used it.

That could be why.

But, I am positive it does a AAA-Bang-up job on whatever-the-hell it is supposed to do.

I knew old-man Critt himself, and nothing he did was half-ass or half-way.

I wonder why I have never seen this tool reviewed or mentioned on LumberJocks?

I’ll bet those guys know this is a rare set-up and are keeping quiet about it

But, I am a nicer guy than that and I like to share my successes with tools

I have not messed with it very much.

Took me forever to find the electrical cord.

Luckily I have 3-phase so I could run it.

I did not have the nerve to put a finger in it

But I DID stick a hot-dog in it…..and it stopped RIGHT NOW !!!!

But, that was a $100 try-out, so definitely not doing that again!

So, anyways, guys, get on to E-bay and buy one of these.

They surely will not be cheap

But well worth anything you pay for it……up to…. and including…. 1 dollar.

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#1 posted 02-05-2014 07:55 PM

Bruce, you really are a funny guy, you should have a show somewhere.
So why did you buy this thing anyway and why do you encourage me to also buy one?

You really should try it and write a serious review

-- Bert

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#2 posted 02-05-2014 08:03 PM

NO, Bert….. you got it back-ass-wards

I sent you the info so that YOU could buy it.

There is only one up for sale, and, knowing you would want it…...I did not want to be selfish.

Also, I do not think anyone (excepting Mr Critt of course) could write a serious review on this.

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#3 posted 02-05-2014 08:14 PM

Bruce it might be of comfort for you to know that If I owned it I would never use it either. LOL Have fun Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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#4 posted 02-05-2014 08:51 PM

Bruce, you are greatly over-estimating my talents.
I really think the YOU should get it

-- Bert

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#5 posted 02-05-2014 08:56 PM

Now that I look at it again, I can see what the concept is wonder how well it works?

-- "Man is the only animal which devours his own, for I can apply no milder term to the general prey of the rich on the poor." ~Thomas Jefferson

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#6 posted 02-05-2014 09:52 PM

You can make your own, I haven’t made or used these, but Brian Grella uses them in many of his videos.

-- Bondo Gaposis

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#7 posted 02-05-2014 10:27 PM


Now I made myself look very dumb and foolish.

Should have checked around a little more before I put my size 11 in my mouth.

I just threw in a bid on this just now.

NOW I have to have…......bondogaposis

Thanks for making me aware of a must-have tool…........”Must Have…......even if I never use it”

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#8 posted 02-05-2014 10:38 PM

At least there seems to be directions on using it.

I think I’ve got tools that don’t have any instructions!!!

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#9 posted 02-06-2014 03:03 AM

The directions come in two languages even, English and PICTURES! LOL

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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