Thanks for your interest in the tongue drums - I apologize but I did not keep precise dimensions for my tongue drums. I made about six in total, mostly as experiments to discover how the various materials and sizes worked. I made some with red ...
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Retired boat builder doing lots of projects for wife, grandchildren and others ongoing. I do furniture, toys and all sorts of things.
-- Candy is dandy and rum sure is fun, but wood working is the best high for me!
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|commented on||New Workshop #1: I so don't want to do this...||07-06-2015 06:38 PM|
|added blog entry||What I learned Making Tongue Drums||06-26-2015 08:05 PM|
|commented on||"Recentrifuge"||06-19-2015 07:25 PM|
|commented on||Hungry Marlin||06-18-2015 02:39 AM|
|added project||"Recentrifuge"||06-17-2015 05:37 PM|
|added project||CRANKERY||06-01-2015 10:32 PM|
|added project||Gunnery Sergeant Ayers||04-10-2015 08:58 PM|
|added project||"Abstract Wood Sculpture"||04-05-2015 05:21 PM|
|added project||Fancy Walking Cane||04-05-2015 04:12 PM|
|added blog entry||Jigs and Tools #1: A One-Handed Clamp with a Deep Reach||04-04-2015 10:15 PM|
|commented on||My Girlfriend came to work with me.||04-01-2015 09:50 PM|
|replied on||It's not about the nail||10-25-2014 11:26 AM|
|commented on||St John's valet||10-10-2014 03:16 AM|
|commented on||Invisible Birdhouse||10-08-2014 11:45 PM|
|commented on||Finally a project completed||09-29-2014 12:26 PM|
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Another Lumberjocker asked for plans for my One-Handed Clamp (Picture #1). So far as I know this type of specialty clamp was originally devised for building lapstrake boats. In lapstrake boats the laps are clamped together for riveting which requ...
Years ago I was doing some work on a boat at a marina. The marina’s owner was a gnarly old Norwegian (full disclosure – I am a first generation son of a Norwegian) who always had a traditional old school cold Norwegian lunch each day, ...
Planing very thin stock: Recently another Lumberjocker (John Hutchinson) asked for tips for planing stock down to 1/8” or so. Several people made good suggestions and I shared my own simple method which I worked out by trial and error years ago...
Laminating Wood The word ‘laminate’ comes from the Latin ‘lamina’ meaning ‘thin slice, plate, leaf or layer’ which is pretty close to our modern meaning. Funny how that often works, eh? During my career I have learned a fair amount about lam...