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Forum topic by FEDSAWDAVE posted 01-20-2009 03:51 AM 3183 views 0 times favorited 222 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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FEDSAWDAVE

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01-20-2009 03:51 AM

Allison has a great thread about the 6 words you would use as it relates to you, your woodworking, etc.

So, heres an “add to” the story thread. We’ll see how long we can keep it going and what type of imagination we all have. There is no limit as to the words you use it just has to be open ended so it can be added to.
I’ll start it “generically”, if you will.

While ripping down lumber one day I suddenly discovered…

-- http://www.federalsaw.com


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SteveKorz

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#1 posted 01-20-2009 04:28 AM

....a shiny object in the wood. As I dug at it with my pocket knife, .......

-- As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another. (Proverbs 27:17) †

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Padre

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#2 posted 01-20-2009 05:16 AM

but it was buried too deep for me to successfully dig it out.

-- Chip -----------http://www.penmanchip.com-----------------Micah 6:8

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Karson

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#3 posted 01-20-2009 05:18 AM

I thought the jig saw would be the perfect answer

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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Kindlingmaker

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#4 posted 01-20-2009 05:53 AM

and searched the tool drawer until I found just right length…

-- Never board, always knotty, lots of growth rings

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Karson

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#5 posted 01-20-2009 05:58 AM

Dang that blade was made for my old jig saw now . . .

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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John Ormsby

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#6 posted 01-20-2009 06:05 AM

I just need to find the blade wrench …

-- Oldworld, Fair Oaks, Ca

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#7 posted 01-20-2009 06:05 AM

I had no choice but to swat the dang thing with my hammer, but…......

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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Brad_Nailor

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#8 posted 01-20-2009 06:17 AM

The head fell off the hammer and landed right on my…

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dennis mitchell

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#9 posted 01-20-2009 06:34 AM

start wearing shoes in the shop. I think I broke my…

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ShannonRogers

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#10 posted 01-20-2009 06:46 AM

To make a new hammer. Now I just need to…

-- The Hand Tool School is Open for Business! Check out my blog and podcast "The Renaissance Woodworker" at www.renaissancewoodworker.com

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#11 posted 01-20-2009 12:00 PM

remember what I did with the head of the old one when I tripped on an extention chord and…...

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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TomK

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#12 posted 01-20-2009 01:42 PM

found it with my chin.

-- If you think healthcare is expensive now, wait until it's free! PJ O'Rourke

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FEDSAWDAVE

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#13 posted 01-20-2009 04:02 PM

...so I took the old hammer head, which I found with my chin and decided to make a handle out of…

-- http://www.federalsaw.com

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Mark Shymanski

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#14 posted 01-20-2009 04:06 PM

that perfect piece of hickory I’d been saving for just such an occasion…

-- "Checking for square? What madness is this! The cabinet is square because I will it to be so!" Jeremy Greiner LJ Topic#20953 2011 Feb 2

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dustygirl

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#15 posted 01-20-2009 04:08 PM

an old broom stick I was saving for something just like this.

-- Dustygirl..Hastings,Ontario.. How much wood can 1 gal chuck if 1 gal can't cut wood?

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