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new wood worker

10-11-2009 11:39 PM by junior1 | 8 comments »

Hello all. i’m a fairly new wood worker, trying to grow and become even better as all of us are. At this point in time i’m honing my skills by making cutting boards. I’m always interested in new ideas to make. as soon as i get pic on the computer i will be able to share.

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I'm 2 days past my 3 year anniversary

10-11-2009 08:48 PM by jockmike2 | 33 comments »

Hip, Hip, Hoorayyy! I’ve been a Lumberjock 3 + years today. Gosh, where has time gone. I got to tell you all this, I can’t think of one person on this site I dislike. This is the GREATEST BUNCH OF PEOPLE I’VE EVER BEEN ASSOCIATED WITH. I mean that from the bottom of my heart. You all are the greatest. I feel like I’m apart of a huge family and I already have 7 brothers and sisters. I don’t want to single out any certain people, but you know who you are, you have ...

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Hand Tools Odyssey #3: Sharpen this! (Card scraper)

10-11-2009 05:33 PM by gizmodyne | 13 comments »

Falling BehindThe class is about halfway through with an agenda of the following:Sharpen four chiselsSharpen a card scraperTune and Sharpen a Smooth PlaneTune and Sharpen a block planeS4S boards with hand toolsCut DovetailsMake dovetailed box with mortise and tenon handle. So far we have finished our chisels and card scraper and worked a bit with the chisels. Our instructor has given demos on how to tune a plane as well. Sharpening A Card ScraperFor the last two weeks Kristin and I have...

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New tools and upgrades #1: A new addition to my shop

10-11-2009 04:46 PM by DTWoodknot | 8 comments »

I just made a new addition to my shop I up graded my jointer. My old one is a 4” craftsman that was my Dad’s it is almost as old as I am, I think that the only reason I didn’t up grade sooner is because it was my Dad’s, but I final gave in and started looking on CL. after about a month of calling on jointers that I was interested in and being told “sorry I just sold it”, it happend I answered an add for a powermatic 6” long bed model 54A for $650.00 after doing a quick web search to see if it...

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Going to local shows. #2: Alternate Wood Show

10-11-2009 08:55 AM by degoose | 19 comments »

Friday last week Aaron [from Torque Workcentes] and I flew down to Melbourne Just over 1,000 miles as the plane flies… lolThis was to attend the Alternate Wood Show held at the Woodworkers Warehouse in Braeside, a suburb of Melbourne to promote the Torque Work centre. Had a lot of interest in the Wee Beastie.. and my boards… I took a small amount to show off.. Lots of comments and requests for info about how to make them… I gave out cards and told them all to go Lumberjock...

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Fold Down Outfeed Table

10-11-2009 06:22 AM by davidroberts | 9 comments »

I built this fold down outfeed talbe about two years ago and it still going strong. I give the design credit to Jim Becker at http://sawsndust.com/p-outfeed.htm He provides a plan sheet on his website. I did modify his design a bit to suite my needs. This is what I had in mind when I started to think about the project. I just happened upon Jim’s site, and I’m glad I did. He attached the OFT using 45 degree supports attached to the back of his TS, to eliminate those pesk...

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my cousins project

10-11-2009 06:01 AM by jpc | 1 comment »

she did well on the explanation and things went great, but unfortunatly after lunch she had to be taken to the hospital in ambulance , she had a major asthma attack, but she is at home and fine now, and looking forward to her next project, thanks for looking and responding guys

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Look at that! #1: There is an empty spot just to the right of my Craftsman contractor's saw.

10-11-2009 04:48 AM by Bothus | 7 comments »

Good thing I won the ebay auction for this Delta Bandsaw. I won’t be able to pick it up until next Saturday. I won’t be able to work on it until I’m not with the Unisaw, but at least I know what my next project is going to be. Bothus

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Demo for woodturning club

10-11-2009 02:25 AM by jeffthewoodwacker | 9 comments »

I have managed to find the time to do several demonstrations for wood turning clubs this year. This is a demonstration that I did this week for the Tennessee Association of Woodturners in Nashville, TN. I demonstrated the Monster Hollowing Rig on an oriental box hollow form. Everyone enjoyed the demo and I had a good time doing it.

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Artisans International Television Debut #3: Custommade.com Announces Artisans of the Valley's EBRU-TV Feature

10-11-2009 02:13 AM by Eric M. Saperstein | 2 comments »

If you haven’t visited http://www.custommade.com yet now’s a good time/excuse … we’re mentioned on their blog site with a feature link to our EBRU-TV “Blank Canvas” international TV Debut! http://custommade.com/blog/ About Custommade.com: “Your Personal 24-Hour CustomMade Show. You’re probably here because like us, you know you can’t find one-of-a-kind craftsmanship in a strip mall. And like us, you realize that the best place to get unique furn...

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