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    Stonedog
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    Post by Stonedog Mon May 06, 2013 11:11 am

    I thought I would share:

    http://www.ibuildit.ca/Workshop%20Projects/Jigs/dowel-maker-1.html

    For me it works great. I like to buy 3/8" oak dowel and then take them down to 11/32" in order to use commonly available archery heads.
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    Wargasm
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    Post by Wargasm Mon Nov 24, 2014 7:22 pm

    here, this is easier, they have one that cuts 3/8" dowels

    http://www.leevalley.com/en/Wood/page.aspx?p=52401&cat=1,180,42288&ap=1
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    Post by jaeger22 Tue Nov 25, 2014 4:11 pm

    Thanks guys! I got to make me one of these! Another project to add to my list! Wink

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