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Constructing "Old 99" #17: Into the home stretch.

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Blog entry by MrWoody posted 2180 days ago 783 reads 0 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch
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Last night I photocopied the side trim pieces for the tender and glued them to 1/16” maple and black walnut stock.

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Then I cut the pieces for the side panels, back, side rack, back rack and the water tank. The side panels and back from 3/8” stock and the side and back rack from 1/4” stock. The water tank is a block 3 3/8” long X 2” wide and 2 1/4” high.

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After laying out several lines I drilled two 7/8” by 1 1/4” deep.

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I then cut and sanded the angles for the water tank.

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I then drew layout lines for the corner cuts on the side panels and the side racks.

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Glue and clamps; we are finished for today.

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-- If we learn from our mistakes, I'm getting a fantastic education.



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Can’t Wait!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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