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  • Bragging?????????

    This is posted just for my wife! At the open house (I WILL post more later on the great time we had) there was the fast fox cutting contest.Well, My wife and I were the top two speedcutters for the day, and if Rolf would have stuck around, he would have been in the finals as well. Being the nice guy that I am, I purposely cut a little bit slow just so she could win the prize.I only did it a second and a half slower, just to make her feel good, but dont tell her that ok?
    The prize? Well, she won three great books (two of which were signed), a tshirt, a 1 year subscription to SSWC (that we will extend MY subs. with), $25 in wood from a vendor there, and a 19 inch lcd computer monitor with speakers!!!
    pretty nice of me to let her win huh? Dale
    Dale w/ yella saws

  • #2
    Hey Dale tell your lovely wife congrats from my wife and myself
    Daryl S. Walters Psycotic scroller with a DeWalt 788


    • #3
      we wont tell....

      you guys better start posting up or I just might have to tell!

      Hawk G-4 Jetcraft
      Fish are food, not friends!


      • #4
        Way to go Dale and Mrs. Dale. I didn't realize you were a scrolling twosome. I'd love to see the project that you cut in 35 minutes. It was probably something that would have taken me a couple hours.


        Making sawdust with a Dremel 1680.


        • #5
          it was 35 seconds!!! Its that little fox that Fox Chapel has as a logo!!! It doesnt have to be pretty, just complete and fast! And Thank you. Theres more pictures to come soon, but right now I need to rest! It was a long, great weekend !! Dale
          Dale w/ yella saws


          • #6
            Way to go Mrs Dale! No luck involved in this contest, it's called talent!

            DeWalt 788

            aut viam inveniam aut faciam

            God gives us only what we can handle.. Apparently God thinks I am one tough cookie.....


            • #7
              Originally posted by ozarkhillbilly
              Way to go Mrs Dale! No luck involved in this contest, it's called talent!
              I'll agree in HER case.....but there had to be a LOT of luck involved for Dale to win second! as there were more than 2 people in the contest!!!
              ‎"Orphans are easier to ignore before you know their names. They're easier to ignore before you see their faces. It's easier to pretend they're not real before you hold them in your arms. But once you do, everything changes."

              D. Platt


              • #8
                It was nice to meet you Dale. Sorry we had to leave,
                it would have been fun to have my butt kicked in public.
                Congratulations, on your win, to do it in that time was not easy.. Fridays winner Joe Pascucci also did it in 34-35 seconds.
                The pattern was small, the wood grainy, and you had to use a Hegner ( just kidding )
                there were a few people that cut faster, but they resulted in some amputated Fox appendages.

                It was a lot of fun and I would have enjoyed a scroll off.
                RBI G4 26 Hawk, EX 16 with Pegas clamps, Nova 1624 DVR XP
                Philosophy "I don't know that I can't, therefore I can"
                Proud Member of the Long Island Woodworkers Club
                And the Long Island Scrollsaw Association


                • #9
                  Very kewl Dale and congrats to both of you

                  what you didnt cut any ducks? lol
                  "Everything Happens for a Reason"
                  Craftsman 18in. 21609



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