Tools, I Love Tools #2: Happy Birthday, a little early

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Blog entry by Rob Drown posted 09-25-2015 10:27 PM 1831 reads 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Two friends and I went to the Lie -Nielson Tool event at the Crucibal in Berkley Ca. last week and look what followed me home. Yes I think I’ll keep it!!!! A bronze body #4 smoother. mmmmmmm it a beauty.

I actually took a nece shaving right out of the box but Ill give it a good honing and report back

-- The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools. Confucius, 经过艰苦的努力的梦想可以成真

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#1 posted 09-25-2015 11:08 PM

That is a beauty indeed!
The only thing that follows me home is trouble!

-- "It's fine in practise but it will never work in theory"

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#2 posted 09-28-2015 09:51 AM

I know you will get a lot of pleasure using this beauty Rob.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#3 posted 09-28-2015 04:28 PM


-- Garysharp "When sharpening woodworking tools, good enough,...isn't" “Your life’s complete only when your knowledge passes on”.

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