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    String winder, powered version

    And here is version 2, more simple, and powered with the cordless drill :





    I made the rectangular hollow shape differently, this time I turned the main beechwood shaft with a shoulder, cut the center part with the band saw, and then glued a boxwood ring on the shoulder.

    I have to find a lighter cordless screw driver to make it more handy, but this is really efficient.

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    Thanks Christophe! I've added your Powered String Winder to our Woodworking category, as well as to your builder page: Christophe Mineau's Homemade Tools. Your receipt:


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    WOW that's fast change them in no time at all!!! :O)

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    Yes! that is getting copied immediately!

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    Pulling the string taut for minutes and winding them is time consuming. Great idea on the powered winder.

    Al



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