Fine Woodworking does ezee-feed review #2: Ezee-Feed Gone Wild?

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Blog entry by Lee A. Jesberger posted 03-28-2008 02:25 AM 1867 reads 0 times favorited 40 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Hi everyone;

Since a lot of LJ’s have been following the progress of my ezee-feed project, I wanted to share part of my day today. I hope no-one is put off by my posting this or thinks I’m bragging as I’m really in no position to brag, but it was a very special day for me. (I don’t have a lot of those since embarking on this project).

I’ve had a number of orders waiting for the first batch of Ezee-Feed units to come out of the factory, since I stopped making them. I know some people must have started wondering if they were even a real product!

The factory has missed a number of estimated shipping dates, and each time they did, I got put in a bad spot, as I would pass on the information to my customers. Each time I had to send emails out saying there was a delay made me feel like a liar.

I was requested to go to a pre shipment inspection this morning. The questions being asked by factory people over the phone had me wondering if they even looked at the drawings. I was even asked to bring sample installation kits with me so they could have samples of the hardware we used. High anxiety time for sure!

It was such a relief and what a great sight I was treated to when taken to the area they were working on my project.

I have been waiting to see this for what seems like an eternity, and sometimes doubted I would ever see it.

I was greeted with assembly lines full of ezee-feed units! What a feeling it was to see.

Thanks for letting me share this with you.


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-- by Lee A. Jesberger

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#1 posted 03-28-2008 02:36 AM

Thanks for letting us share it.


-- No piece is cut too short. It was meant for a smaller project.

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#2 posted 03-28-2008 02:41 AM

Shoot Lee, your are on the kings highway now!
push back in the seat a press on the gas.

Good luck my friend


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

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#3 posted 03-28-2008 02:44 AM

great ! glad to hear it lee

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#4 posted 03-28-2008 02:49 AM

Congratulations Lee! Thanks to your inventiveness, many people will have a job to provide for their families, not to mention the woodworkers whose work will be ezee-er ;^D

-- Tom, Surfside Beach, SC - Romans 8:28

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#5 posted 03-28-2008 02:52 AM

Glad it’s working out, Lee. It’s a great product and worth the wait.

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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#6 posted 03-28-2008 02:54 AM

That’s not even my product and it made me feel great Lee. Like knowing the boss as a friend,
That’s Great! I always wished I could invent something… then be on easy street.


-- Dave Leitem,Butler,Pa.,

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#7 posted 03-28-2008 03:01 AM

That’s a relief huh? Good news.

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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#8 posted 03-28-2008 03:14 AM


I have been following the progress on your product for some time. Having an opportunity to create a product that is well thought out and is practical must be very exciting and not without its stresses.

Congratulations on bring your idea to market.


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#9 posted 03-28-2008 03:17 AM

Thank you my friends;

I appreciate the kind wishes very much.


-- by Lee A. Jesberger

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#10 posted 03-28-2008 03:19 AM

Thank you Dalec;

You’re spot on!


-- by Lee A. Jesberger

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#11 posted 03-28-2008 03:44 AM

Lee -

Congratulations! This is very well deserved and excellent news. What a wonderful sight to see that long line of Ezee-Feed units!

I wish you continued success!

Best Regards,


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#12 posted 03-28-2008 03:49 AM

Super cool Lee, how exciting!

-- I am always doing that which I can not do, in order that I may learn how to do it. - Pablo Picasso

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#13 posted 03-28-2008 04:05 AM


Thanks for sharing this with the group. I can only imagine your excitement when you were shown the assembly line of your systems. It is wonderful to see this success, which you so rightly deserve, come your way. Congratulations and I hope that each of the units pictured is already sold.

Good luck Lee.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#14 posted 03-28-2008 04:26 AM

Lee….sooooo exciting…congrats…I cant wait for the next update…

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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#15 posted 03-28-2008 04:32 AM

great news , how many firm orders do have for end users or are you building inventory for retailers ?

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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