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FEDSAWDAVE

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2041 days ago

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 2041 days ago

....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 2041 days ago

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 2041 days ago

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 2041 days ago

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 2041 days ago

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 2041 days ago

I just need to find the blade wrench …

-- Oldworld, Fair Oaks, Ca

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Thos. Angle

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#7 posted 2041 days ago

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 2041 days ago

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

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dennis mitchell

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#9 posted 2041 days ago

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

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ShannonRogers

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#10 posted 2041 days ago

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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jockmike2

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#11 posted 2040 days ago

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 2040 days ago

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 2040 days ago

...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 2040 days ago

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 2040 days ago

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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