Yes i finally finished my stationary box and am well pleasede with it. the journey has been fun and i learned a lot of things on it. first that when you make a draw do not measure it so tightly that you spend 3 days shaving it down till it fits pe...
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Location: Deer Park, TX.
I am a 42 year old chef and have worked for a number of famous chefs through out my career. i am now working in Houston at a private club that is the sponser for the culinary olimpic team
I have a 18 year old son that is going into the Marines in September and a daughter that is 15 and into FFA, we will soon be thre proud parents of a baby lamb.
My wood working comes from my dad, who always has had a shop in the garage and is proud that i have taken up the hobie.
-- Mark from Deer Park, Texas
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|commented on||Southwest/Art&Crafts/Japanese mix.. Side Table||2140 days ago|
|added project||Angle Display||2178 days ago|
|commented on||wood scraps storage made from repurposed wood||2194 days ago|
|commented on||Table Saw Work Bench||2194 days ago|
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|added project||My first box||2200 days ago|
|added blog entry||My Journey #4: It's Done||2200 days ago|
|added blog entry||My Journey #3: part 3||2207 days ago|
|commented on||Bunk Beds for the Boys #11: Construction is done.... Now for the sanding....||2208 days ago|
|commented on||Progress of setting up the Shop #3: Dust Collection System to date||2211 days ago|
|commented on||My Journey #2: part 2||2214 days ago|
|commented on||An Invitation to all Lumberjocks, to our Anniversary Party!||2215 days ago|
|replied on||Smell my Wood...||2215 days ago|
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ok so it has been a week since i have worked on my stationary box and finaly got some time off. I decided that my box needed a substacial bottom to it so i whent to the only hardwood dealer in houston for the first time. oh my god what a place. yo...
i started my stationary box today and it seems to have a few new challanges for me. first i sucessfully made my first box joints that came out pretty tight. i do need to sand them down flush through. I decided to try another new thing and ...
As you all know, i am new to this wood working thing. so some of you may find this kind of boring and others may find this this a trip down memory lane. I only have time to work in my shop on my day off and some mornnings, you see i am a Chef a...