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PortablePastimes #8: Our first outdoor show

09-28-2013 01:14 PM by clieb91 | 6 comments »

The day looks like it will be a little overcast but otherwise a good day. should be a good day to try our first outdoor show. Lots happening in the park as well for the Autumn.Festival at Claude Moore Park. CtL

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My Journey As A Creative Designer - Woodworking and Beyond #1180: "Elf" Mode

12-02-2013 01:11 PM by Sheila Landry (scrollgirl) | 7 comments »

It’s the month of December already and that only means one thing – Elf Mode. While it appears I am in Elf Mode every day, during the holidays it goes to a new level. Not only do I enjoy making most of the gifts that I give, but I also like to participate in many exchanges that are held from several of the forums that I frequent. Yes – I LOVE to receive small pieces of others’ work! Recently, in my never ending quest to be organized I purchased a nice brush box ...

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Purple Heart

02-09-2014 06:39 PM by fatty | 2 comments »

Is it true that Purple Heart will change color over time. I’ve even heard it will change shades of purple if put in sunlight.

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My Journey As A Creative Designer - Woodworking and Beyond #1254: Attitudes

02-25-2014 12:52 PM by Sheila Landry (scrollgirl) | 7 comments »

As I awoke today, a faint light already began illuminating the early morning sky. At first I was somewhat aggravated at myself, for I have a great deal to accomplish today and I had planned to get an early start. It has been several months since I had daylight when I first arose, but as I looked at the clock and saw that it wasn’t as late as I expected, I relaxed. The seasons are changing and spring is definitely on its way. Now it is nearly 8 am and daylight is fully upon us. It is...

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Secret Dovetails: a bottom for the box

04-20-2014 05:33 AM by bandit571 | 1 comment »

Almost got this box about sized up. Some tweaking at the corners, maybe. Time to add a bottom? Needs a groove made in the sides of the box, so A Plough plane to cut some 1/4” by 1/4” grooves. Plane just MIGHT be a tad older than me? I had a piece of pine scrap, almost the right sizes for the box. needed a rebate around the edges, though So, a Wards #78 set to take a bit of the top, er, bottom of the panel. Seems I had the panel a might too smooth and shiny. ...

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The Slippery Slope #16: Great. Now tools are finding me.

05-13-2014 12:32 AM by chrisstef | 15 comments »

Or well … Toolboxes. Buddy of mines step father was going to trash this toolbox but luckily ive got friends that dont let that kinda stuff happen. Its a four drawer flip top machinists style toolbox. I cant find any markings on it so im not sure as to its origin but now, its mine. Its a long wats down the rehab list so ill let the pictures do the talkin until i can spend a little more time with it.

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A new Toy: Thickness planer

06-04-2014 02:03 PM by Dave Rutan | 10 comments »

One thing that I have long felt lacking among my group of tools was a thickness planer. Since I tend to look for discarded wood (I.E. free) to use for projects very often the wood is a bit rough. Mostly it will have a previous owner’s finish on it which I am forced to remove. I’d also like to utilize pallet wood, since it’s free in my area, but my list of ‘rustic’ projects is a bit short. So some time ago, I started saving my pocket change towards buying a...

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My Journey As A Creative Designer - Woodworking and Beyond #1379: Thank You All American Crafts

08-11-2014 11:49 AM by Sheila Landry (scrollgirl) | 30 comments »

Writing today's blog post is something that I have not been looking forward to doing. I like my posts here to be positive and up beat, and it is difficult for me to feel that way after receiving the news that I heard over the weekend. However, since word got out, I have been receiving many notes and emails and I feel that the best way to answer them all is to post about things here, so I will do my best to do so and share the information that I have on the matter and also some thoughts on...

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Dining Table Build #2: End leg assembly.....Splats

09-01-2014 11:50 PM by Mark | 2 comments »

I used 7/8” x ¾ thick walnut and 1” x ¾ thick Cherry for the splats. A bit of glue up. A pass or 2 with the belt sander and it’s all good. The blade on the chop saw isn’t so great and back of my sled wasn’t long enough so I had to clamp a piece of scrap to it to get the length.Cutting to size. Cutting the tenons. I forgot to take a pic of all the splats together…But it did happen

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DeWALT DW100 Repair & Review

10-20-2014 11:52 AM by woodshopmike | 2 comments »

I recently acquired this drill but needed to repair it before I put it into service. Check out this quick blog post on the DeWALT DW100 Repair & Review!

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