Well I just received my new apron at the guild picnic from LJ Rosepedal27,( Thanks Pattie ! ) This was the second half of the swap for the yarn bowl (http://lumberjocks.com/projects/242658 ) I made for her. It is real nice and I can slip in a...
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Location: Grand Rapids, Michigan
I am an old woodworker who lives In Grand Rapids, Mi. I like to try all kinds of projects and this web site really gives me inspiration and encouragement. The talent in woodworking displayed here is amazing.
I have a small shop with everything on wheels so I can move it into the work area as needed and out of the way when something else needs to be used.
My new avatar was taken by the sawmill at Dead Tree Salvage with my good friend, John Goodwin, today 3-25-16.
-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!
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I wanted to do a video on making scoops but my camera is not set up for what I want to do so I’ll do it in pictures.The first thing you need to do when making a scoop is to determine the volume needed and then calculate the dimensions nee...
When I was a kid I had many favorite TV shows like Superman, The 3 Stooges, Sky King Gene Autry, Roy Rogers and The Lone Ranger. This is Glen Campbell’s tribute to the Line Ranger and Tonto https://www.youtube.com/embed/GUBhE00h9U0?fea...
I have been using turquoise found in the desert here for inlay material and it is fine for flat work where you sand it down to the surface. But, it is very hard on cutting tools in the lathe. John Goodwin from Dead Tree Salvage put me onto a sourc...
I have a job where I need some thin stock ( about 1/8”) and my planer does not crank down that low for some reason. I also have some blocks that are about 6 1/2” square that I resawed for this project and they spin around in the planer...