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|1280 days ago||
DEFINITIONS EVERY HANDYMAN SHOULD KNOW.... - 11 replies
Haven’t posted in a while but I thought you guys would enjoy this. Tool Definitions DRILL PRESS: A tall upright machine useful for suddenly snatching flat metal bar stock out of your hands so that it smacks you in the chest and flings your beer across the room, denting the freshly-painted project which you had carefully set in the...
|1652 days ago||
Design Coincidence - 14 replies
I was cruzing around the internet today and came across this web site selling plans for an A&C Wine/Spirits cabinet. Here is a picture of the cabinet from the site . And here is a cabinet I designed and built in 2003 I also blogged it here. http://chicowoodnut.home.comcast.net/~chicowoodnut/WineRack.html Now there are ...
|1721 days ago||
What Is it #14 - Posted with Answer - 23 replies
O.K. crew. I finally came up with a shop idea that I thought worthy of a What Is It. I hope one of you brilliant LJ’s doesn’t embarrass me by solving it in like 20 seconds LOL. So Here it is. What is it? ANSWER: Congrats to GMman who’s tenacity and brilliance have once again raised the stature of our neighbor to...
|1799 days ago||
Big fire near my town - Update 6/24 - 23 replies
I don’t know how much this kind of news gets around, but there is a huge fire near my town. It is the Humboldt Fire named after the road it started on. At this point they think it was from sparks from high voltage wires that started the blaze. A large section of the town of Paradise California was evacuated earlier this week. This fire...
|1903 days ago||
What we do when we aren't in the shop - 7 replies
Well, I did get a little shop time this weekend. But spring is coming fast here in Northern California and we took a little time off to enjoy repairing a fence and hiking in the jewel of the north state Bidwell Park. These pictures were all taken no more than 15 minutes away from my front porch. Click here to see a slide show.