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A Man Who Has Nothing In Particular To Recommend Him Discusses All Sorts of Subjects at Random as Though He Knew Everything

If I Made This, You’d Never Hear The End Of It

Then again, if I made it, it wouldn’t have worked, and I’d never have heard the end of it.

Woodworkers constantly construct their own tools. Jigs, mostly, to make the same thing over and over.
Matthias’ homemade bandsaw

Previously on SC: Ad Hoc? I Invented It. Six Homemade Tools

6 Responses

  1. From The Big Bang Theory: "Mrs Cooper: He thinks he’s such a smarty pants. He’s no different from any man. You tell ‘em not to do something, that’s all they want to do. If I hadn’t told my brother Stumpy not to clear out the wood chipper by hand, we’d still be calling him Edward. "

  2. This is absolutely the kind of whack job nuttiness that I did when I was bankstering and spending my weekends 100 miles up the Taconic Parkway.

    Thanks for bringing it back.

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