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Forum topic by WayneC posted 03-21-2014 07:53 PM 884 views 0 times favorited 6 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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WayneC

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03-21-2014 07:53 PM

Topic tags/keywords: hand tool tool vintage antique drill brace bit brace bit auger

I posted this in the Vintage drills of your dreams thread but thought others that do not follow that thread would find this interesting.

http://www.lowtechmagazine.com/2010/12/hand-powered-drilling-tools-and-machines.html

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


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#1 posted 03-21-2014 08:23 PM

Interesting read, Thanks Wayne.

-- - Terry

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#2 posted 03-21-2014 08:24 PM

Added an image.

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

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#3 posted 03-22-2014 08:52 AM

Great article, thanks for sharing Wayne. I love my electric drills, but enjoy pulling out a brace or eggbeater here and there. I don’t think you’ll catch me with a bow drill anytime soon though!

-- I don't make mistakes, I make design challenges!

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#4 posted 03-22-2014 07:43 PM

Thanks!!! A great read and a great website to peruse!

Planeman

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#5 posted 03-24-2014 10:09 PM

Iteresting, thank you.
Best thoughts,
Mads

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#6 posted 04-02-2014 03:35 PM

You guys are most welcome…

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