Congratulations Todd Clippinger

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Blog entry by Scott Bryan posted 01-22-2009 07:21 PM 9488 reads 2 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Todd’s latest video, The Easy Way to Sharpen a Card Scraper, originally posted here is now featured as part of Wood Magazine’s instructional videos. It can be seen here. This is a wonderful way to recognize Todd’s craftsmanship and dedication to helping others improve their woodworking skills and techniques.

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

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#1 posted 01-22-2009 07:35 PM

Way to go Todd…!!!

-- /\/\/\ BarryW /\/\/\ Stay so busy you don't have time to die.

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Todd A. Clippinger

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#2 posted 01-22-2009 08:19 PM

Thanks guys, I am just trying to get the good word spread on card scrapers. Hopefully it will open some doors out there and get guys using them that could not figure out the more complicated (but valid) method.

I do think that if a person figures this out it will get them using it. Once they get the mechanics of the scraper figured out they will be able to move forward to honing and burnishing if desired.

-- Todd A. Clippinger, Montana,

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#3 posted 01-22-2009 08:29 PM


You certainly deserve this honor!

Your manner and approach to education/demonstration allows the viewer to easily grasp the techniques and procedures necessary to be successful.

Keep up the great work. Looking forward to learning more with you.


-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#4 posted 01-22-2009 09:38 PM

You the man!!...way to go…great job on the video…...will we be seeing more of these??

-- Todd, Oak Ridge, TN, Hello my name is Todd and I'm a Toolholic, I bought my last tool 10 days, no 4 days, oh heck I bought a tool on the way here! †

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Todd A. Clippinger

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#5 posted 01-22-2009 10:02 PM

TThomas – I plan on it, time is always the issue since I have to make a living.

My Montana slideshow was a practice run at figuring out my program. I think that I can go back and create some narrated slideshow with live intro to cover some of the important aspects or challenges of projects. This means that I would not have to do as much video recording and I could give some great background and insight to the projects that I have already done.

-- Todd A. Clippinger, Montana,

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#6 posted 01-23-2009 12:43 AM

hey man congrats….. howd you pull that one off. dude your gonna be like david marks status soon. lol. thats sweet. your blowin up man!!!!! im tellin u son!!!!!!excuse the slang. keep it up todd

-- i can do all things through christ who strengthens me

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#7 posted 01-23-2009 12:50 AM

Great Job Todd Way to Go

-- Jim, Kentucky

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#8 posted 01-23-2009 02:38 AM

Congratulations, Todd.

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#9 posted 01-23-2009 05:23 AM

Todd -

I almost missed this one . . . good thing I was scanning recent posts this evening.

Congratulations! Great topic and a well done video posting.



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#10 posted 01-23-2009 03:45 PM

Yep, Todd does a good job and is very personable. Congradulations.

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