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  1. #1
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Bloomington MN USA

    Birds Mouth Bits

    Don,t know how many of you haqve used Birds mouth bits? But I saw some in a catalog and thought that it would open up some interesting progects.The first thing I tried was a simple 12 sided cylinderClick image for larger version. 

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    Then I thought about making a dust proof cover for my shop camera and came up with thisClick image for larger version. 

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ID:	34175 I thought then I would try a taper on the pieces. This time a 6 sided waste basket. I used an old red wood fence board . It cleaned up pretty well. Still learning some of the tricks as to working with them.Click image for larger version. 

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    If you make a mistake it was part of the original plan!

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    GTA Ontario Canada
    Ron could you show a picture of the bits please. Good idea to connect the edges of the segments i presume.

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