Saturday afternoon 12/26/15 conditions in my non-climate-controlled shop. Temp 66 F with 79% Relative Humidity. I’d better make the joints tight under these conditions! -Paul
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Location: North Alabama
I've been a beginning woodworker for about 17 years now. I used to work on the back porch, but I've got a 1120 sq-ft shop now. Since the shop is not insulated, heated or air-conditioned and I'm also a gardener, I spend less time in the shop over the summer months.
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|commented on||Easy Cutting Board and $20 plan||10-24-2016 02:10 PM|
|replied on||Bugs in White Oak||10-18-2016 08:52 PM|
|commented on||Funeral Chair||10-18-2016 08:42 PM|
|replied on||Shipping Large, Heavy Items||10-18-2016 08:15 PM|
|replied on||Can you help identify this tree?||10-17-2016 11:13 PM|
|replied on||What kind of wood is this?||10-17-2016 10:55 PM|
|commented on||Yard Stool||10-17-2016 09:50 PM|
|replied on||Handplanes of your dreams||10-11-2016 02:17 PM|
|commented on||Maple and walnut stool||10-11-2016 02:02 PM|
|replied on||Why woodworking pays so little?||10-07-2016 02:37 PM|
|replied on||New fence - spray or brush on stain sealant?||10-07-2016 02:05 PM|
|commented on||Wood Gloat #1: Black Walnut||10-05-2016 09:32 PM|
|replied on||Pretty odd front page today||10-03-2016 07:38 PM|
|replied on||Thinking about buying some air dried lumber||10-03-2016 07:14 PM|
|commented on||Mallet||09-21-2016 09:45 PM|
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As I wrote in the “Beginning” blog entry, I have lots of thin lumber on the rack so decided to build up the thicker lumber needed for this project. Honestly, I’ve never done that before, so although I enjoy playing around with t...
A borrowed photo of Paul (Shipwright) Miller’s V8 workbench. I’ve been admiring Paul (shipwright) Miller’s wedge-driven vises and, honestly, all his other work for some time. I have been thinking about building a workbe...
I’ve been reading all you guys extolling the virtues of old Stanley Bailey planes for awhile now. Hey, I’ve got a 20 inch spiral head planer and a little 6-inch (power) jointer. I thought I didn’t need any of that grampaR...
It seems that every time I use my drill-press I have to make a jig. I have often thought I need a bigger, better one, but I haven’t yet figured out exactly what the advantage is. What do you think? Here’s the kind of things I do....