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274816 Chuck Taylor 2021‑11‑22 Re: Finished something
Don Schwartz wrote:

Four things, actually. Brackets for my centre bits and Sheffield brace,
and a couple of turning tools. The maple turnings were my first attempt 
at something of that sort. The brace bracket is water-stained, 
shellacked and waxed.

In order to do the detail on the top of the turnings I made a pair of 
round skews - 1/4in & 3/8in - from drill rod. Handled them with ash 
shovel-handle cut-offs courtesy of Eric Coyle. ... Photos are here:



Nice work, Don! I love projects that begin with the making of a tool or tools
for use in the remainder of the project. And that bracket for the center bits is
the cat's meow!

Chuck Taylor
north of Seattle USA

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