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    What is this?

    Hi,

    The attached photo is something I use in my woodworking shop almost daily.
    What is it? What is it used for?

    Enjoy,

    Jim

    OK so I blew it. Attachment is now really attached.
    Last edited by Jim C Bradley; 10-13-2010 at 02:57 AM. Reason: Make attachment
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    cant see it....
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jim C Bradley View Post
    Hi,

    The attached photo is something I use in my woodworking shop almost daily.
    What is it? What is it used for?

    Enjoy,

    Jim
    It's the Emperor's new clothes.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bart Leetch View Post
    It's the Emperor's new clothes.
    "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
    The Pessimist complains about the wind; The Optimist expects it to change;The Realist adjusts the sails.~ William Arthur Ward

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    Sorry 'bout that

    The emperor's clothes are now attached to the original post.
    Enjoy,
    Jim
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    It's a tray to hold little tiny screws. That way, nobody can say you have a screw loose.
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    Jim I say its a benchtop screw holder and any other hardware you have relevant to your project.
    cheers

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    Therwer's someting ofuwy swewy going on awound here.

    Looks like a shoe for a four toed sloth..with all the toes pointed down.
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    It one of those.......you know............... THINGS...................
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    It's obviously a thingamajig that you use when you need when you are working on the doohickeys...

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