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Re: Nice Going, CLC
Posted by Camper on Jan 4, 2007
Spokeshaves are amazing. Me, I flunked wood shop.
But I find that if I sit on a bench and make a few piles of shavings with that thing, maybe wearing a cap and overalls of some sort, and smoke a pipe, I feel like a real authentic craftsman.
When I'm in a contemplative, woodworking state of mind, and ready to go back to actual work on the Sharpie, I put away the spokeshave and fire up the chain saw. (It's quicker and I don't work to very tight tolerances anyway).
In Response to: Re: Nice Going, CLC by Chris J. on Jan 4, 2007