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Auger handle restoration #3: ...and finished.

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Blog entry by woodcox posted 11-08-2015 01:59 PM 714 reads 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 2: About a blank Part 3 of Auger handle restoration series no next part

Wow. I never finished the story. Sorry to leave the cliff hanger for this long.

-- "My god has more wood than your god" ... G. Carlin.



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#1 posted 11-08-2015 03:23 PM

Dag. Awesome job

-- I came - I sawed - I over-built

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#2 posted 11-08-2015 03:49 PM

Since then, I have see an Irwin NOS handle that is unmarked and very identical.

-- "My god has more wood than your god" ... G. Carlin.

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#3 posted 11-08-2015 09:18 PM

That’s really cool. I don’t think I’ve seen one made to exchange the bits for different ones like that. Also I’ve had a bear of a time sharpening my auger bit with the backward wings like that. I can’t get the corner sharp enough. It feels very sharp but still tears the wood badly.

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#4 posted 11-08-2015 10:55 PM

That’s amazing! It really looks the business now – better than new.

-- Andy -- "I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free." (Michelangelo)

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