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278002 Darrell <larchmont479@g...> 2023‑12‑03 Re: Book Plow Build - part 1
On Sat, 2 Dec 2023 at 07:43, Robert Brazile  wrote:

> I wonder if you couldn't use the maple screw to make a matching screw
> box, and thus have a rig for slightly smaller blanks? Not really
> sensible, of course, but either a fun thought experiment or a way to
> not have to throw it away, your choice.
Naw, that screw is either 'wall of shame' material or kindling.
I have no need at all for an oddball thread size when I have
a threadbox that works (when I supply the correctly sized
material hahaha) and the tapping jig that goes with it.

I'm just going to chalk this one up to measure-twice-cut-once.


Oakville ON
Wood Hoarder, Blade Sharpener, and Occasional Tool User

Recent Bios FAQ