At last I have been given the go ahead by the client to manufacture the oak table. This is the sketchup drawing I did about 9months ago It was indicitive and not a final design. This was accepted along with the quote, but put on hold until ...
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Location: Neilston, Scotland
I am a joiner/carpenter from Dornoch, North Scotland. I now live in Neilston with my wife and 2 daughters. I run a small joinery business. Currently building a new shop in my back yard and really looking forward do being able to do more "proper" carpentry again!
-- Garry fae Bonnie Scotland - https://www.facebook.com/pages/Garry-Macdonald-Woodwork/425518554215355?ref=hl
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|commented on||Down pipe in Totara (timber)||12-06-2016 12:41 PM|
|commented on||Coat rack||09-30-2016 12:41 PM|
|commented on||Nighstands - maple & walnut||09-21-2016 10:18 AM|
|replied on||shop hearing protection - what's the best?||08-22-2016 02:12 PM|
|commented on||Deep Thoughts - Reader Beware #15: Epiphany at the bandsaw||08-10-2016 09:41 AM|
|replied on||HELP!! Osmo Oil not drying||08-09-2016 02:51 PM|
|replied on||Garbage Stanley no4 prep for scrub||08-09-2016 12:00 PM|
|started topic||HELP!! Osmo Oil not drying||08-09-2016 11:51 AM|
|commented on||Wedding Present - Cutting Board||07-26-2016 11:03 AM|
|commented on||Raised Panel Box||06-30-2016 12:21 PM|
|commented on||Folding Picnic Tables||06-01-2016 02:26 PM|
|added project||Folding Picnic Tables||05-26-2016 05:16 PM|
|commented on||"Recovered Ruins"||05-26-2016 12:00 PM|
|commented on||Slide Out Hanging Storage Rack||05-17-2016 07:25 AM|
|commented on||My Workbench||05-12-2016 10:20 AM|
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For the project I am currently working on, I required a perfect curve for the front of a desk and for two shelves. Because the top material is Melamine Faced Chipboard, I decided to strengthen this by using construction grade ply. This gave me a g...
In a recent forum topic I asked for help on curving a desk front. A suggestion came from Kent Shepherd to try water or steam bending. I have to say that I instantly dismissed this idea, more through fear of the unknown than anything else!Well, I t...
I wanted to make a tongue drum for a friend who is a musician. I wasn’t too bothered about the tuning etc, I just wanted to try out something new. He could use it as a paper weight if nothing else!! The problem is it is barely audible. The c...
I was given a bundle of strip oak by a friend. He dismantled an old whiskey cask and was going to give it to someone else for burning in their stove! When he told me this my face must have changed colour rapidly or something because he asked quick...