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    My cuts are off a bit

    I can't quite figure out why my cuts are always off a hair.
    Here is a video of how I do them. Maybe someone has a better method for me.

    http://biggeekdad.com/2009/12/extreme-carpenter-skills/
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    Try it left handed and see if you're more accurate.

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    Bob, I thought it looked like you on this crew...

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wy4-4NOjLYI&NR=1

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    It's cordless too..
    "There’s a lot of work being done today that doesn’t have any soul in it. The technique may be the utmost perfection, yet it is lifeless. It doesn’t have a soul. I hope my furniture has a soul to it." - Sam Maloof
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    Yeah, but what about nailing those "hard to reach" nails??

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dMUgU...eature=related
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    It could be worse You could be on fire.
    Stupid hurts.

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    It could be worse You could be on fire.
    Stupid hurts.

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    Here's another. (can't play this at work!) And now that I have high speed internet at home, I have discovered you tube!

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5eoiE2yxGoE
    Jon

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