Hi folks,I am ready to paint the DC and I have spent most of the evening sketching out the fire breathing dragon, I have about 4 sketches but still not 100% pleased with any one of them. I am going for something like this,( not my sketch, just an ...
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Location: Elmwood Park NJ
I have been working with wood since I was in high school back in the mid 80's, and had my hand in all sorts of work from framing to electrical to plumbing and everything in between. When I did wood working and cabinet building for a living it became too much of a job and I started to lose interest and took a break for a few years. I really started up again slowly about 15 years ago when my wife and I were shopping for a wall unit and looking at the pricing I said to her I can build that for less than half, that's all she needed to hear and replied" then do it". Since then I have never purchased another piece of furniture except for a couch that was too good to pass up.
I have been in sales since the early 90's and I am the general sales manager for a cable & wire company called Comprehensive. Whatever free time I have is split between my little girl & my workshop, which she has started to show interest in, which couldn't make me happier. Please feel free to reach out to me one and all,since as a salesman I have the gift of communication, sometimes too much according the Mrs.
-- Martin ....always count the number of fingers you have before, and after using the saw.
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Hello Fellow LJ’s, I am coming into the home stretch on this monster, just sealed up everywhere I could so the unit is air tight. You will be happy to know, I did a preliminary test with an small HF DC and the chips and sawdust ended up in t...
Just a little bit of progress, this evening. assembled the top of the cone, still needs to be shaped and sanded but here is a couple of pics to show I am still working on it. Looking for completion by end of this month, it will be difficult since ...
Could not do much work this week as I was away on business for a few days, but Friday after work I picked up where I left off. Its not the most beautiful piece, but it will be painted completely and maybe a mural of a fire breathing dragon on it, ...
Well here we are again and we have made some progress, sadly I was trying to do this all of recycled lumber but I needed what I didn’t have and could not wait, (wife said finish that thing already, you have projects to do that I need). That...