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Hand Tool Forensics #1 - We Have A Winner!

by Ron Aylor
posted 01-27-2018 07:48 PM


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TheTurtleCarpenter

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#1 posted 01-27-2018 08:00 PM

How about cutting a curve on board edge with a chisel

-- "Tying shoelaces was way harder than learning to Whistle"

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#2 posted 01-27-2018 08:08 PM

Mortise with chisel? What do we win. Alder? :)

-- Shooting down the walls of heartache. Bang bang. I am. The warrior.

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#3 posted 01-27-2018 08:19 PM

I loose, no idea.

-- "I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The point is to bring them the real facts." - Abraham Lincoln

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#4 posted 01-27-2018 08:27 PM



How about cutting a curve on board edge with a chisel

- TheTurtleCarpenter

Close, but no.

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#5 posted 01-27-2018 08:30 PM



Mortise with chisel? What do we win. Alder? :)

- TheFridge

Very close, but no. Alder is too valuable to be the prize in some silly contest … shame on you!

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#6 posted 01-27-2018 08:31 PM



I loose, no idea.

- Oldtool

Now, Tom … really?

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#7 posted 01-27-2018 08:37 PM

Foot powered mortising machine.

-- "With every tool obtained, there is another that is needed" DonW ( Kevin )

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#8 posted 01-27-2018 09:01 PM


 
What was I doing, and with what?
 

- Ron Aylor


You were cutting the tops of tiny Trojan Warrior helmets with a well sharpened kopis.

-- "You know, I'm such a great driver, it's incomprehensible that they took my license away." --Vince Ricardo

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#9 posted 01-27-2018 09:21 PM



Foot powered mortising machine.

- theoldfart

Sorry Kevin, no.

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#10 posted 01-27-2018 09:22 PM


 
What was I doing, and with what?
 

- Ron Aylor

You were cutting the tops of tiny Trojan Warrior helmets with a well sharpened kopis.

- Ripper70

DING, DING, DING ….. no. LOL!

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#11 posted 01-27-2018 09:23 PM

Maybe it was a hatchet that was used, those chips are too thick and short for a drawknife.

-- "Tying shoelaces was way harder than learning to Whistle"

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#12 posted 01-27-2018 09:27 PM



Maybe it was a hatchet that was used, those chips are too thick and short for a drawknife.

- TheTurtleCarpenter

No hatchet. The chips are approximately 3/16” thick and 9/32” high.

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#13 posted 01-27-2018 09:44 PM

I guess I was thinking they were larger Ron, nice clue. How about chopping the waste on an end grain rabbet with a chisel

-- "Tying shoelaces was way harder than learning to Whistle"

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#14 posted 01-27-2018 09:48 PM

cutting a dado

-- “Facts don't care about your feelings.” ..., Ben Shapiro

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#15 posted 01-27-2018 09:54 PM



I guess I was thinking they were larger Ron, nice clue. How about chopping the waste on an end grain rabbet with a chisel

- TheTurtleCarpenter

Gettin’ warmer!

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#16 posted 01-27-2018 09:57 PM



cutting a dado

- JRsgarage

Hmmm … check the definition of dado.

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#17 posted 01-27-2018 10:14 PM

I was going to say that you are making a relief carving of some type.

After that last comment I’m going with you are cutting a groove

-- K. Stone “Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.” ― Benjamin Franklin

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#18 posted 01-27-2018 10:21 PM


I was going to say that you are making a relief carving of some type.

After that last comment I m going with you are cutting a groove

- Kelster58

DING, DING, DING … yes!
 
I was cutting a groove in the edge of a piece of walnut with a mortise chisel.
 

 

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#19 posted 01-27-2018 10:33 PM

DING, DING, DING … yes!
 
I was cutting a groove in the edge of a piece of walnut with a mortise chisel.

- Ron Aylor

Without JRSGARAGE and the others I would have never been able to make a guess…........

-- K. Stone “Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.” ― Benjamin Franklin

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#20 posted 01-27-2018 10:45 PM



DING, DING, DING … yes!
 
I was cutting a groove in the edge of a piece of walnut with a mortise chisel.

- Ron Aylor

Without JRSGARAGE and the others I would have never been able to make a guess…........

- Kelster58

Congratulations nonetheless! Perhaps you’ll use this as extra credit on an exam down the road (???)

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#21 posted 01-27-2018 11:58 PM

Cutting a groove with a chisel….darn that’s typical…I’m a day late and dollar short.

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#22 posted 01-28-2018 12:05 AM



Cutting a groove with a chisel….darn that’s typical…I’m a day late and dollar short.

- Blackberry

There’s always next time. :-)

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#23 posted 01-28-2018 12:14 AM

Firmer or mortise chisel?

-- Shooting down the walls of heartache. Bang bang. I am. The warrior.

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#24 posted 01-28-2018 12:33 AM



Firmer or mortise chisel?

- TheFridge

1/4” mortise chisel.

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#25 posted 01-28-2018 01:51 AM

This was really fun! Looking forward to more :-)

-- Alex...builder of wooden wings for vintage sport biplanes...I'm your wingman :)

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#26 posted 01-28-2018 01:58 AM



This was really fun! Looking forward to more :-)

- Alex Lane

Thanks, Alex … I’ll do my best!

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