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06-11-2014 03:02 AM

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NyzUvyajsbE

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#1 posted 06-13-2014 12:01 PM

Thnx for the link, and the step back in time.

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#2 posted 06-13-2014 01:08 PM

Thanks …...

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#3 posted 06-13-2014 01:54 PM

Thanks for posting.

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#4 posted 06-13-2014 04:30 PM

Thanks for the link.

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#5 posted 06-13-2014 06:00 PM

Thanks for the link. I found a lack of safety back then; machines without guards, no safety glasses. I liked the descriptive breakdown of skill levels and reference to apprenticeships and age of workers. “the more skilled workers were usually the older men”. There still seemed to be quite a bit of woodworking done with power tools.

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