Hey all, I cleaned and rearranged the shop yesterday, and took a ton of photos. I stitched them together into one photo with windows live photo gallery. It took about 15 photos and put them into one. You can see the entire shop in one photo. Check it out here -Matt GradwohlUpper Cut Woodworks
My daughter was helping some people she knows clean out an old storage shed and thought this would be something I would like to have.Taking it apart for cleaning and inspection.Not sure whether to use a derusting solvent of some kind or wire brush and steel wool or maybe a sand blaster?What ever the case might be Sears has no parts available. Motor and bearings will be the first hurdle.Any suggestions or comments would greatly appreciated.Thanks for looking.
http://www.ustream.tv/channel/wooden-canoe-building Cut and past the link? Brings you live into my shop with sound?
As you can see in my “table saw upgrade” history, I took this with a lot of time, becouse I’m not so sure of what I wonted and more important, WHAT I NEEDED. I’m glad I did not rush to the worcenter, I changed my mind a lot using the saw on every step, so the final project keeps changing. After working a little with the saw in the last configuration I took the decition to sale it and buy a new saw, the main reasons where 1.- it was a piece of crap2.- the miter...
I was in my home page on LJ when I noticed comments congratulating me on my 2nd anniversary … 379 days ago. Three years. When I first popped into this site, I had a table saw, circular saw, and a router, and no further ambition than to learn a few more things about woodworking. Since then, I’ve gained a few more tools, and a few more tips, seen ingenious devices created by ingenious minds, and generally been exposed to an inviting community of people sharing knowledge ab...
Another use of the bleached jeans: wax and polish. Time to ask my wife for good sawing needle. After sawing about 25 small peaces of cotton and bleeding fingers Making a proper shape Fits ok Four inserts to hold peaces in place (red arrows). Blue arrows are pointed on the problematic spots. Scrap wood goes back to make a standI will be glueing peaces together Yes, its glued Not a perfect fit (ok for stand i guess) A few more peaces left. Gluing six together. Plug made...
Hi Lumberjockeys, Here is the 2nd part of my gas can gee’tar build. I think that I will make the deadline for getting this thing complete to give to my Brother-in-law on Easter Sunday. If it doesn’t sound too good, at least it will be unique. I sure do hope that it makes a decent sound. We will see. I hope that you get something from this. Thanks for watching and if anyone has any suggestions on how else I can dress this thing up, let me know. I appreciate your comment...
"adirondack chair making" #1: my first adirondack chair was made in 1995, now two decades later, I am still at it
when I was a freshman in high school (1995), I won the end of the year award for woodshop when I produced an Adirondack Chair. Now 2014, I am still at it. I only get better and better at them. Now I am giving them some Texas, southwestern, rustic flare with a cut-out the shape of the state. I now make Adirondack chairs on a weekly basis mostly for therapy. But I sell them too. In post(s) to follow I will explain more about Adirondack chair making.
Let me know. I’ve got some pictures and think I can answer your questions. Lumberjockmike2
I have a Craftsman jointer/planer that has a model number of 113.232211 this wasn’t the standard model. the motor is mounted inside the main part of the jointer. I cant find a manual or information on when the thing was built. it works great though and I am not disappointed I bought it.
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