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Location: Spokane, WA
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I know that being a grease monkey does not have anything to do with woodworking but I enjoy spending my weekends out in the garage working on my woodworking projects. I am kind of a jack-of-all trades when it comes to woodworking and I enjoy learning new techniques with each project.

-- Jake

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commented on Tribute to my Father 07-10-2017 08:24 PM
commented on First End Grain Cutting Board 07-10-2017 08:21 PM
commented on First End Grain Cutting Board 07-10-2017 08:21 PM
commented on First End Grain Cutting Board 07-10-2017 04:10 AM
commented on Chaotic cutting board 07-09-2017 10:14 PM
commented on My First Set Of End Grain Butchers Blocks 07-09-2017 10:13 PM
commented on First End Grain Cutting Board 07-09-2017 09:53 PM
added project First End Grain Cutting Board 07-09-2017 09:12 PM
commented on Box Joint Shadowbox 06-20-2017 01:43 AM
commented on Box Joint Shadowbox 06-18-2017 10:06 PM
commented on Chisel Hammer, Rediscovering the passion 06-18-2017 10:06 PM
added project Box Joint Shadowbox 06-18-2017 07:12 PM
added project Chisel Hammer, Rediscovering the passion 06-18-2017 06:57 PM
commented on Another Craigslist Diamond in the Rough 02-07-2017 01:59 AM
commented on Another Craigslist Diamond in the Rough 02-05-2017 08:02 PM

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#1 posted 04-12-2015 03:39 PM

After building my military shadow box with a friend of mine and using his Shopsmith for a few parts of the project, I decided that I wanted one for myself so I picked up a 1958 Shopsmith Mark V and am in the middle of restoring it. The motor when I got it would barely turn and now it runs like a champ (amazing what blowing out 57 years of sawdust can do!). I replaced the original v-belt and three of the four bearings; as soon as the gilmer belt arrives I can start putting the headstock back together. I have about a third of the parts painted and I will soon start removing the rust from the lower tubes. As soon as I get some pictures downloaded from my phone I will upload them.

-- Jake

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#2 posted 04-12-2015 05:03 PM

-- Jake

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