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Recommend a Froe?
« on: October 19, 2019, 08:34:13 PM »
I'm looking to purchase a froe.  Are the vintage (what brands?) ones better or does anyone still manufacture a good tool?

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Re: Recommend a Froe?
« Reply #1 on: October 19, 2019, 08:36:42 PM »
New ones are made out of 1/4" thick steel, and are not as good as the old ones. A good froe is V shaped in cross section, and at least 1/2" thick at the top.
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Re: Recommend a Froe?
« Reply #2 on: October 19, 2019, 08:49:02 PM »
X2 on the old ones being better. They donít need to look pretty to work well. 

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Re: Recommend a Froe?
« Reply #3 on: October 20, 2019, 10:52:04 AM »
I just had to keep watching ebay until one came up that I liked(an old one).
Anything someone can design, I can sure figure out how to fix!
If I say it\\\\\\\'s going to take so long, multiply that by at least 3!

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