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Forum topic by drpdrp posted 03-12-2014 01:46 PM 1069 views 0 times favorited 9 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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03-12-2014 01:46 PM

At the 2 minute mark in this video the guy uses some kind of scrapper thing- what is it and where does one get one?

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#1 posted 03-12-2014 01:58 PM

Its a card scraper. Come in square blanks, can make custom profiles. Amazon, rockler, woodcraft sell for not much money. I suggest a burnisher as well to form the hook needed to “scrape”.

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#2 posted 03-12-2014 02:10 PM

Add the above:
Single cut mill file, diamond stone or ceramic.
They work where other methods fail. Wouldn’t be without ‘em.


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#3 posted 03-12-2014 02:35 PM

To add to that, I have never bought one. I make my own from those cheap Asian made hand saws you find at Dollar store or Flea Markets.
Cut the metal out to any shape you want. I can get quite a few different shapes and sizes as needed.

-- Improvise.... Adapt...... Overcome!

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#4 posted 03-12-2014 02:44 PM

To add even more, I’d recommend a scraper holder. I got mine for around $10-$15 at Woodcraft, and it’s completely worth it. If you have a lot of scraping to do, your thumbs get tired real quick…well, at least mine did.

-- - The mightiest oak in the forest is just a little nut that held its ground.

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#5 posted 03-12-2014 03:19 PM

card scraper, pretty cheap and very useful. LV sells a set of 4,310,41069

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#6 posted 03-12-2014 03:58 PM

the holder makes it worth it, the scraper gets hot too, and your thumbs get tired.

-- Smitty!!!

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#7 posted 03-12-2014 04:00 PM

Everything you want to know….

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#8 posted 03-12-2014 07:35 PM

Wayne- whoa!

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#9 posted 03-14-2014 04:36 PM

Dallas, How do you cut the blanks from a saw blade. The blade is too hard for a hacksaw or metal snips. I know a plasma cutter would work.

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