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Old 04-12-2011, 04:43 PM   #11
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Just wear a helmet and safety goggles when you use it. You can never be too safe.
The handle is really loose. I either hold it on with a finger or use it without the handle
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Old 04-12-2011, 06:47 PM   #12
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Just wear a helmet and safety goggles when you use it. You can never be too safe.
That wouldn't have protected your chin, though, would it?
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Old 04-12-2011, 07:22 PM   #13
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That wouldn't have protected your chin, though, would it?
Maybe a welder's helmet.....
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Old 04-12-2011, 10:34 PM   #14
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Maybe a welder's helmet.....
Or a gas mask. Either would also be helpful with chopping onions and grating horseradish or daikon.
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Old 04-13-2011, 05:27 AM   #15
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I got my meat tenderizer at yard sale too. The head keeps coming off the handle. The handle already has a wedge driven into it. I think it's time to get it a new handle.
Perhaps you should just replace the wedge with a thicker one?
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Rock - got kevlar? Please post a photo next time you suit up for supper.
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Rock - got kevlar? Please post a photo next time you suit up for supper.
OK, but, I'll warn you now, it ain't pretty.
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OK, but, I'll warn you now, it ain't pretty.
We're tough cookies -- we can take it.
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Old 04-13-2011, 09:54 PM   #19
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Perhaps you should just replace the wedge with a thicker one?
I just looked at it and it isn't a wedge, it's two screws and the wood is splitting a bit. Maybe take out the screws and put one bigger screw or maybe even an actual wedge.
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