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    Just a couple of tools.......

    I just made a couple of tools up, one, for drilling the stick pens that I'm making (Snowman Pens).........

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    I was able to get some L-O-N-G 3mm drill bits, so I put a handle on the bit, makes it a LOT nicer to use.

    The second item is a "Brand" I made up, I just use a stylized "SA" my initials to sign my work, but until now, I've been using an old screwdriver, and just heating it up to make the four burns, now I made up this brand to do the same thing.....

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    Works well, and is MUCH easier to get a good looking brand each time.

    You can see the "S A" on the block just behind the branding iron.

    Cheers!
    The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails.
    William Arthur Ward

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    That's just what it make soooo nice, to make your own tools Stuart.
    Very handy !

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    Great job Stu. Those look like they fit the bill just fine.
    Bernie W.

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    and say, Hi, Honey, Im home forever.

    To succeed in life, you need three things: a wishbone, a backbone and a funnybone.

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