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    Fast and Easy to build Scribing Tool

    I have build a scribing needle out of an broken drill bit. It's very easy to build and very practically, if you don't have a scriber yet, like me.


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    Thanks Sam's Workshop Diary! We've added your Scribe to our Scribes, Awls, and Marking Knives category,
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    What kind of oil/finish did you soak it in? Nice job!

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    Quote Originally Posted by DrByte View Post
    What kind of oil/finish did you soak it in? Nice job!
    Thank you! I used simple linseed oil.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sam's Workshop Diary View Post
    I have build a scribing needle out of an broken drill bit. It's very easy to build and very practically, if you don't have a scriber yet, like me.

    Looks spiffy, what was the immersion vacuum process for?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Corsair0977 View Post
    Looks spiffy, what was the immersion vacuum process for?
    It's only for a better penetration with the oil, but not really necessary.


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