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Project by Woodchuck2010 posted 07-31-2018 11:08 PM 6846 views 12 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I had made this style shoe before and really liked it. I tweaked the handle slightly and made a couple of thinner ones. They are so comfortable.

-- Chuck, Michigan,





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#1 posted 07-31-2018 11:51 PM

I really like this style of push block it is all I use … GREAT JOB :<))

-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN

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#2 posted 08-01-2018 12:26 AM

I agree, they are great.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#3 posted 08-01-2018 12:57 AM

Beautiful push sticks…such a simple yet critical tool for the workshop!

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#4 posted 08-01-2018 01:21 AM

Yes they save fingers and your sanity!!!!

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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#5 posted 08-01-2018 01:52 AM

Beautiful push sticks, looks like they would be quite comfy to use.

-- Matt R

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#6 posted 08-01-2018 03:44 AM

Nice pushers, your fingers will thank you.

Thanks for posting, and Congrats on your 3, well deserved for Safety

-- Think safe, be safe

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#7 posted 08-01-2018 01:29 PM

Excellent – attractive design! Can you share a drawing or plan?

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#8 posted 08-01-2018 03:37 PM

those are nice – maybe too nice – my push sticks always get chewed up.

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#9 posted 08-01-2018 10:22 PM

Chuck , nice job and congratulations on your ‘Daily Top 3’ award.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#10 posted 08-02-2018 02:43 AM

They are beautiful but I saw a concern posted about having your hand inside the handle, that it could pull your hand into the saw blade. It posited that leaving the handle open was safer around power saws. Again, they are very well done.

-- jstegall

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#11 posted 08-02-2018 01:30 PM

Hey John. I suppose that’s a possibility, but there are a lot of commercially available ones that have closed handles. I know that doesn’t mean they’re safe, but I think it’s better than a stick. It feels more secure and comfortable.

-- Chuck, Michigan,

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#12 posted 08-02-2018 03:09 PM

Nice push sticks

-- Robert

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#13 posted 08-03-2018 11:22 AM

Yep, pretty cool

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#14 posted 08-08-2018 01:00 PM

Well done some rail beauty’s

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#15 posted 08-08-2018 01:19 PM

Cool style push sticks.

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