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...
|View MarkN's:||home||workshop||projects (4)||blog (4)||reviews (0)||forum topics (4)||buddies (0)||favorites (0)||activity log|
None so far
28 posts in 2626 days
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
Latest Activity | view all »
|started topic||new work bench||06-29-2008 05:46 PM|
|replied on||Favorite Quotes||06-15-2008 03:04 AM|
|commented on||Southwest/Art&Crafts/Japanese mix.. Side Table||06-15-2008 02:54 AM|
|added project||Angle Display||05-07-2008 11:24 PM|
|commented on||wood scraps storage made from repurposed wood||04-21-2008 06:52 PM|
|commented on||Table Saw Work Bench||04-21-2008 06:50 PM|
|started topic||Bandsaw table||04-18-2008 01:45 AM|
|added project||My first box||04-15-2008 03:14 AM|
|added blog entry||My Journey #4: It's Done||04-15-2008 03:11 AM|
|added blog entry||My Journey #3: part 3||04-09-2008 01:12 AM|
|commented on||Bunk Beds for the Boys #11: Construction is done.... Now for the sanding....||04-07-2008 04:06 PM|
|commented on||Progress of setting up the Shop #3: Dust Collection System to date||04-04-2008 04:41 PM|
|commented on||My Journey #2: part 2||04-01-2008 03:47 PM|
|commented on||An Invitation to all Lumberjocks, to our Anniversary Party!||04-01-2008 12:29 AM|
|replied on||Smell my Wood...||03-31-2008 10:12 PM|
Latest Projects | view all 4 »
Latest Blog Entries | view all 4 »
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...