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Blog entry by MOJOE posted 07-20-2009 01:22 AM 673 reads 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Well, my daughter had her 2nd B-Day party today, and when my folks come up to KC they brought me 27 back issues of Wood Magazine from the late 80’s to the late 90’s…....pretty cool!!!

-- Measuring twice and cutting once only works if you read the tape correctly!



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matt garcia

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#1 posted 07-20-2009 04:51 AM

Now that’s a great gloat!! Are there any good projects in there?

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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scrappy

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#2 posted 07-20-2009 05:37 AM

Great gift! The WOOD magazine has some very nice projects and Info in them. Although the sales adds might be a little outdated.haha

-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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#3 posted 07-20-2009 03:44 PM

i always laugh when people want $4 an issue for back issues. 1/2 the articles are about tools/models that are no longer available. I do love when I can get backissues at the price you did though. Well designed/constructed furniture will always have it’s place. nice grab.

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#4 posted 07-20-2009 03:53 PM

I have a full collection of Wood magazine nice present

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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MOJOE

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#5 posted 07-21-2009 01:10 AM

Yeah, there are some good projects in there, but more than that, I like to look at the old sales adds for power tools. Too bad inflation happens…...my shop would be a lot better outfitted at the 1990’s prices.

-- Measuring twice and cutting once only works if you read the tape correctly!

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