Currently halfway through another boat trip and have some free time to drop some thoughts. Feel free ti laugh, encourage, whatever on what i put up. I gotta clear my head and maybe come back to read thia later to se what i forgot.
Things i want to get done:
Build a workbench with a real tight budget
learn house to handcut a dovetail
Get better at tuning, using my handplane
buy a decent tablesaw
build a shop to work in…
Projects ive been “commissioned” to do soon:
Build 16yr old niece a tilting/drafting desk that she can take to college. I took her to woodcraft once, she fell in love with a Wenge board.. oh my Finish remodel of brothers bathroom, all thats left is trimwork, has a bunch of 1×4s and wants me to make with router.. ok
build my cook a buildin bookahelf in his house
Im sure there are others im forgetting
Things i need yo do:
Finish my kitchen remodel, which entails almost everything else.
install 200 amp breakerbox in house, turn old 100 amp into subpanel. Finish electric in house.
Add onto house, box in carport, fix roof of carport Go through all the wood salvaged from last summers house diamantle and remove remaining nails and other hardware, seperate and get it out from under tarps when weather breaks Build a “leanto” on side of my 8×10 shed for my mowers so i can get rider off carport.
Like i said, just a dumping thoughts, being out here, goin on 10 years, its a whole nother life, tryin to keep things sorted out betwren both lives
-- Justin - the tugboat woodworker - " nothing changed me like the first shnick from a well sharpened, decent hand plane"