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Post 24: I Love Power Tools!

Saws. Aren’t they the best thing ever? (;

I’ve been going to a local woodworking class Wednesday night at Mt. Roskill Grammer school and am halfway to a an outdoor chair. 132 more words

A Tale of Two Saws

Another video with no production values.
1) Both saws have the same PPI (10), flem (20º), rake (15º) and set (I measured the kerfs at 0.006″ and 0.007″ over the plate size). 183 more words


Backsaw parts kit

Time to paint it green (my term for soak it in oil so I can’t work on it any more).
There isn’t a square surface in this thing – it is all angles, curves and chamfers. 263 more words


Saw pics

Here are some photos of the Brooksbank saw and one I’m working on.

and now for something completely different … I look at something like this , scratch my head and go “I really get inspiration from those old saws”? 27 more words


Brooksbank backsaw rehab

Working on the articulated vise, I got out an old in-progress saw handle and worked on it. Which made me think I should actually turn it into a saw, seeing as I had all the parts sitting there in the box. 588 more words


SAW's BBQ Homewood

SAW’s BBQ is a fantastic “hole-in-the-wall” barbeque restaurant. Founded in 2009 by North Carolina native, Mike Wilson, SAW’s BBQ has received rave reviews from Birmingham natives and tourists alike. 192 more words