I would like to wish everyone here a very happy, safe and productive new year! While I haven’t posted very much since I first found Lumberjocks, I do come here first whenever I am online. You have all helped teach me, give me new ideas, amaz...
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302 posts in 1932 days
Location: York, PA
I am an amature woodworker that is learning in leaps and bounds(and a lot of stumbles) I work in architectural salvage for a longtime friend. I have access to lots of salvaged wood, moldings and miscellaneous wooden parts that I love to re-purpose and make a little extra cash. My shop is an 18 x 18 portion of our smaller warehouse. I'm not fully equipped as yet, but my shop is always evolving. Even if I don't have what I need, I find a way, build a jig, or well, flat out beat it into submission. If you are stubborn enough, you can make anything happen.
-- Welcome to downtown Coolsville, Population: US! --Hogarth Hughes
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|commented on||Beer Cap Coffee table||06-11-2014 04:56 PM|
|commented on||Beer Cap Coffee table||06-11-2014 04:53 PM|
|commented on||Irish Rock'n Chair||05-03-2014 03:51 AM|
|replied on||What can i Make with||04-07-2014 02:46 PM|
|commented on||Is the 'reclaimed' trend good or bad for woodworking?||03-27-2014 06:52 PM|
|replied on||Repair tenon shoulder||03-23-2014 05:07 PM|
|replied on||what wood is it?||02-26-2014 05:30 AM|
|commented on||George Carlin Scrollwork||02-19-2014 02:11 PM|
|commented on||Beer Cap Table||02-05-2014 11:29 AM|
|commented on||Spring loaded center punch.||01-30-2014 06:22 AM|
|commented on||HF Aluminum bar clamp||01-28-2014 04:18 PM|
|commented on||Timberframe Mantle Piece||01-20-2014 01:35 AM|
|replied on||Looking for 14" bandsaw with easy to change blades||01-20-2014 12:32 AM|
|replied on||Got Riving Knife? Tablesaw Kickback Demonstration Video For Class... Wow||01-20-2014 12:10 AM|
|replied on||age of window?||01-17-2014 02:01 AM|
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I’ve been looking for a band saw for quite a while now. I’ve shopped new, searched Craigslist and Ebay, drooled over some, scoffed at others. Trying to find a good buy for my money is not a very easy thing to do. I’m always at le...
Instead of flying my stepson to his father’s house in Florida, we decided to make it a family vacation and take the whole crew on a road trip(what were we thinking?!). On our way from Florida to my sister’s place in NC, the transmissio...
First I’d like to say that I LOVE Tom Waits. You may have noticed my signature, this is where it’s from. On some points of this I can relate. My shop is in a bit of a ghetto neighborhood and I get a lot of looks from people around ther...
So, yesterday I was making a frame for an antique carved panel and decided to try mortise and tenon for the joints. Just square ones, not mitered or anything. I never tried them before, but of course I didn’t even consider that. Never know h...