Monthly Archives: August 2014

Saw pics

Here are some photos of the Brooksbank saw and one I’m working on. and now for something completely different … I look at something like this [collection of photos], scratch my head and go “I really get inspiration from those old saws”? But … Continue reading

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Brooksbank backsaw rehab

Working on the articulated vise, I got out an old in-progress saw handle and worked on it. Which made me think I should actually turn it into a saw, seeing as I had all the parts sitting there in the … Continue reading

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Get a grip

Jim Ritter (who makes a nice chain leg vise) posted a clever vise on the WoodNet forums some time ago. I didn’t have the parts so I kinda forgot about it. But I remembered I wanted a Wilton PowerArm Jr. … Continue reading

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Spoke shave practice

How do you get to Carnegie Hall? Practice, practice, practice. I was kinda bored and wanted to build something and use a spoke shave and they became handles. On the left, a cleaver looking thing from three chunks of white … Continue reading

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