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CharlieM1958

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02-03-2009 08:10 PM

Maybe it’s just me, but I laughed when I saw this ad from Woodworker Supply in my inbox. Doesn’t the name of the product make it sound like something you’d find in an adult novelty store? :-)

It does look pretty handy, though!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"


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#1 posted 02-03-2009 08:12 PM

WIERD ITEM.

-- Only the Shadow knows....................

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#2 posted 02-03-2009 08:15 PM

LOL… Yeah, I think maybe I would’ve picked another name… Looks like an interesting product though… good thing I know to look for it in woodworking stores… lol

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

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#3 posted 02-03-2009 08:27 PM

Where does the video game fit?

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

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#4 posted 02-03-2009 08:53 PM

I’ll pass on this one Charlie. I saving up for a Happy clam!

Bob

-- A mind, like a home, is furnished by its owner

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CharlieM1958

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#5 posted 02-03-2009 09:34 PM

LOL, Bob!

I was just thinking that we could probably come up with a long list of woodworking terms that could have “other” meanings, but I’m sure we’d run afoul of the limits of good taste if we went in that direction. :-)

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#6 posted 02-04-2009 02:28 AM

Considering my TV fare, good taste is all in the eye of the beholder.
Heck, my wife thinks “ogee” is erotic.

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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#7 posted 02-04-2009 02:52 AM

Yep, and its designed to be used in multiple positions and is tough and rigid…

OK, I’ll stop now.

:)

-- Derek, Bremerton WA --

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#8 posted 02-04-2009 03:17 AM

I just got one Charlie. It feels great ! Almost like the real thing.

-- Odie, Confucius say, "He who laughs at one's self is BUTT of joke". http://woodstermangotwood.blogspot.com/ (my funny blog)

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#9 posted 02-04-2009 03:58 AM

ROTFLMAO @ odie!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#10 posted 02-04-2009 04:06 AM

I was so intrigued by this “thing” I had to go to Woodworker’s supply to understand what it was for.

Holding little pieces of wood securely so you don’t hurt yourself or the cutting blade.
Hmmm! You know, that’s what I use the rubber tip of my #2 pencil for, safely holding little pcs of wood so I don’t get hurt.

Remember – safety first! no matter what you guys are doing with your wood. I think I’ll just stop now.

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#11 posted 02-04-2009 05:06 AM

Hey Charlie!
I think perhaps you need to get your mind out of the gutter, if not, could you scoot over so I can swim by?
PEACE!!!
and
LOL!!!
Great one. Now I feel a topic about to be started!

-- Allison, Northeastern Ca. Remember, Amateurs built the Ark. Professionals built the Titanic!

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#12 posted 02-04-2009 01:14 PM

I am staying out of this one!

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#13 posted 02-04-2009 01:42 PM

your spending too much time in the french quarter charlie !! lol i think i may have purchased at least one of those last time i was there . ill go look in my toy box ! lol

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#14 posted 02-04-2009 03:16 PM

Gene,

You should explain to your wife that it’s “ogee”, not “OH, GEE!!”

Whit

-- Even if to be nothing more than a bad example, everything serves a purpose. cippotus

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