Thursday, August 16, 2012

Father's Day Competition






HOW TO ENTER
This competition is super easy!
All you have to do is tell us in 25 words or less why YOU (or your father) deserve to win the TurboPlane. You can leave your comment in the comments section below this blog post under "Post a Comment" and then hit "publish". Done! You have now entered the competition and will be in the running to win one of the three prizes.
Spread the word! Submit your comments TODAY!


There are three levels of prizes on offer:

FIRST PRIZE
The TurboPlane - valued at $159.00

SECOND PRIZE
$50.00 shopping voucher redeemable to purchase at our online store

THIRD PRIZE 
$25.00 shopping voucher redeemable to purchase at our online store

Competition starts TODAY Thursday 16th August 2012.
Winners will be announced on our blog and Facebook page on Wednesday 29th August 2012.
Good luck!

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52 comments:

  1. I should win because everyone says im a turbo pain in the ***

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  2. I should win because i would like to give one to my dad for fathers day to carve his new log bench with. :)

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  3. Thanks for your comments guys but if you are entering as "anonymous" we will not be able to identify you if you do win!:)

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  4. My Dad and I are building a new house,he wants to carve a bath and handbasin from some of the trees we cut down....... DJ & Dad

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  5. 25 word Mmmmm...
    I love wood and working with wood
    I love wood and working with wood
    I love wood and working with wood
    omathys@hotmail.com

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  6. I've bought almost every thing made by Arbortech so why not win something for a change, it wood be great,I'd love one. Darryl Moss

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  7. As a Men's Shed coordinator,I rarely have time for my own projects. What a great Turboplane way to show off my passion. Mrk

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  8. Will take the pressure of tired belt sander and countless 40 grit belts used as well as increasing pile of same grade flap discs

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  9. I'm going for the sympathy vote. I'm 69 years old with a touch of arthritis and I need that kind of help.

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  10. I need something like that to connect the dots between my creativity and the workpiece. To bring something to fruition that's only a vision.

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  11. To turboplane, or not to turboplane that is the question:
    to ensure that I prevent shaving congestion.


    (ref Shakespeare’s Hamlet: To be, or not to be, that is the question: )

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  12. Wood and Arbortech tools have given me a life after war service, to own a Turboplane is what I am aiming to own next.

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    1. Hi Bob,
      Congratulations! You are the winner of our first prize being the TurboPlane!
      Please contact us by emailing us your details to yen@arbortech.com.au to claim your prize!
      Thank you and congratulations on your win!!

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    2. Sorry it took me so long to find the results, just didn't believe it would happen so didn't look. What a surprise. Thanks to Arbortech and team for the competition and the chance to win one of these great tools, will send pictures of my projects when I use the TurboPlane. Thanks again.

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  13. Robin Spence August17
    The demonstrations convinced me that having a TurboPlane would enable me to efficiently do woodworking tasks that I presently struggle to perform

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  14. Because it is a global design special,it is strong and solid as I've seen on the video,it is easy to use,it is carved wood in a fast, high-tech

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  15. Working with wood is a passion. I have a burl and currently making a bowl.My two boys love helping me create things.

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  16. I'm 5 and my dad is the best. He loves working with wood. I love helping him. My dad would love this tool.

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  17. well put very simply, my old turbo plane has been used and sharpened to with an inch of its life. I have found it my go to tool whenever theres some wood to be shaped.

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  18. My dad is spending all my potential inheritance on Arbortech tools. Please help save a bit for me by giving him this one for free.

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  19. My Dad deserves to win a Turboplane because:
    Artistic
    Robust
    Balanced
    Original
    Reliable
    Technical
    Evolutionary
    Creative
    Handcrafts

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  20. I "need" the Turboplane because it is one of the Arbourtech tools I do not have :-)my carving days would be over if I would not have your tools I am a Senior woman ( not a Father)and I need your tools to keep me carving since my hands need all the help they can get.
    Remeber me Alison??
    Alice Kummer
    Athens On.
    Canada

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  21. Saw the demo at the Timber and Woodworking show in Sydney. Fantastic! Have been lusting after one ever since.

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    1. Hi Sam,
      Congratulations! You are the winner of the third prize being the $25.00 shopping voucher to spend at our online store.
      Please contact us by emailing us your details to yen@arbortech.com.au to claim your prize!
      Thank you and congratulations on your win!!

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  22. A Turbo Plane
    Would give me fame
    My jobs would be just right
    I'd be so proud
    Win one...I just might.

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  23. I am using a 100mm chainsaw to carve burl bowls. I saw this demonstrated at the Wood Show and it seemed a lot safer to use. Allan Bush.

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  24. Easier than setting up a router jig, faster than a belt sander. One awesome tool to prepare a flat surface. My dad will love it.

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  25. Dad made a cool carved head with a wood carver and needs a turbo plane to make me a set of massive bull horns

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  26. I sketch - I'm excited.
    I start carving from my favourite wood - I'm happy.
    I slip and there's one ugly groove - I'm devastated!
    TURBO PLANE PLEASE.

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  27. What better way to make life smoother than a Turboplane

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  28. He’s a great Dad but without that Arbortec TurboPlane there’s no way he’ll ever finish that doll’s house for his first grandchild!

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  29. O Turboplane, O Turboplane
    You fill my heart with music
    Reminding me on Fathers' Day
    To think of you and use it.

    (Sang to the tune of O Tannebaum/ O Christmas Tree
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TlaRq509zKY if you don't know it)

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  30. My dad looked after me for 4 years with no job or money, he started chainsaw carving now he's (S)awesome & I get 5% fee. Morfran (8yrs)

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  31. When I was born
    He carved me a table like a good handyman
    Now to celebrate the best Dad
    Give him the top turboplane

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  32. With the Arb@tech Turbo Plane I will be able to learn how to Carve like the Chainsaw guys but the finish would be much smoother.

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  33. With the Arbortech TurboPlane I can turn firewood into furniture, branches into sculpture.
    Whether novice or pro, it inspires creativity and confidence as I go

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  34. Long ago in a scrap bin my Dad found a scrap of wood I had practiced carving an acanthus leaf on, following instructions in a Hayward book. Now I am as old as he was then.

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  35. I carved my mom's 2 grandchildren by hand. My mother-in-law found out. She has 6 grandchildren and wants carvings for Christmas. Please save my marriage!

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  36. Intensively used and greatly appreciate the very high quality Arbortech accessories. I'm working with industrials mini grinder and woodcarver. Turbo plane perfectly complemented by collection of Arbortech !
    :)

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  37. Some tools are Fimsy some tools are cheap but with a Powerplane by Arbortec i get quality while saving a heap.

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  38. Luigi alias Daniele VerdescaAugust 28, 2012 at 5:51 AM

    Turbo plane is my turbo axe!

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  39. dad loves his arbortech mini sander and i would like to buy him this tool for fathers day but as i am only a uni student i can't afford it so my only chance is to win it.

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  40. I just finished scraping, sanding, priming and painting ,2 coats on our house (3 weeks)
    now I like to relax and do some real carving with the Arbortec

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  41. My dad is the best. He loves to help me build things. We need this tool to finish our bowl.I love my dad

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  42. Mum on behalf of 3 year old sonAugust 28, 2012 at 3:19 PM

    We cant afford anything at the moment and he loves creating things from wood. I know he wants one.He really deserves it.

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  43. Olá meu nome é Thompson, sou artispa plástico apaixonado por artes! Essa ferramenta me daria muitas alegrias!!! Peço Deus mais esse presente.Amem!

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  44. With a blade so sharp and a finish so true the power plane by Artbotec will always see me through.

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  45. Hello, I do not have a good enough argument that I am the one who deserves the award more than anyone else. Just hope so.

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  46. It is possible to abandon the opinion inside the feedback part under this website submit beneath Post any Comment" and struck publish.

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  47. I loves working with wood. I love helping him, Having a TurboPlane would enable me to efficiently do woodworking tasks that I presently struggle to perform.

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  48. The key top quality on this sander instrument because analyzed through a lot of people is the quietness regarding its generator. It comes with a 8. 8 amp generator together with a auto-tracking belt process of which monitors the particular belt without having change.

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  49. Looking at fathers trying to take care of their children always make me laugh to tears! Can't wait to this competition!

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