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    Woodworking for engineers

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    Woodworking for engineers Empty Woodworking for engineers

    Post by Basilisk120 on Mon Aug 23, 2010 12:32 pm

    I came across this site the other day: http://woodgears.ca/

    Seems like a useful site for woodworking tips and tricks and a wooden gear temple generator. Someday I will put that to use on a crossbow Very Happy He also has lots of neat projects and plans listed.

    As someone who hasn't done a lot of woodworking projects it was a good look at how to do some things and some tips to get the most out of my tools

    Though I would share the love



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    Woodworking for engineers Empty Re: Woodworking for engineers

    Post by Ivo on Thu Aug 26, 2010 1:36 am

    That is one of my favorite websites. Woodworking for engineers Icon_biggrin

    The gear template just gives you a general idea...he has a much more powerful software for calculating gears...this could be an invaluable thing to have while building a cranequin.