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Framed Fossils #1: Trilobite Fossil in oak frame with bronze accents photo blog

06-09-2011 12:27 AM by Dan'um Style | 10 comments »

There is a man in my town that has a private museum. He has hundreds and hundreds of items, all in display cases with custom spot lighting … the whole nine yards. A for-real rich guy. Well anyway he hurt his back and is in a wheel chair, is getting old, downsizing etc. He put up an eBay auction for a few fossils and because he had such a new eBay number, no one bid on his objects much. I bought a couple pieces before he gave up selling on eBay.......Frame is white oak and is 16 inches a...

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Found a unique bookshelf

06-23-2011 06:19 PM by BarryW | 1 comment »

http://blog.makezine.com/archive/2010/04/circular-bookshelf-perfect-for-stor.html

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Workshop additions, modifications, adaptations and installations #8: The Joy of Dust Collecting.

07-07-2011 11:52 PM by Lee Barker | 1 comment »

OFF! ON!

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Getting Started #3: After a short delay....

08-18-2011 10:17 PM by Tim | 3 comments »

... of about 3 years, I have finally found some time to start back on the workshop. Between a minor bout with cancer and my usual pursuit of wealth, I temporarily ran out of inspiration (not for woodworking, but for finishing out the shop room.) I finally had to admit that dry walling was not my forte, so I hired out the job. One contractor disappeared half way through the job and it took a while find someone reliable. I also broke down and hired a licensed electrician to wire up my 110...

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My Journey As A Scroll Saw Pattern Designer #466: A Quiet and Very Productive Day

09-19-2011 01:01 PM by Sheila Landry (scrollgirl) | 0 comments »

Yesterday went pretty much as I hoped it would. That is always a good thing, but it doesn’t make for very exciting blog reading. That’s OK though. A day or two without turmoil in my life is a good thing I think. Every day doesn’t have to be an adventure. I spent the morning finishing up on the drawings for my next pattern set. I am happy with them and I think that they came out every bit as good as the first set. I am going to be cutting them out today and I always ...

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IS SEARS saying GOOD BYE to the CRAFTSMAN name, or are these just really LOW prices.

10-19-2011 05:58 AM by Delta356 | 22 comments »

Hi all, I was on the Craftsman web cite this fine evening when I started looking at there tools and saw some tools that I had not seen before looking to be older models, but then I looked at the price of the tools. $131.00 for a table saw… Something seems wired here????? Anyways if thats the price and if your a LJ and want to get some big toys I would take advantage of these prices…. Wish I was not such a Delta SNOB>>> LOL.. They may be downsizing there over stock… Wha...

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The 6 Foot Santa Video

11-04-2011 04:59 AM by Goody | 10 comments »

I Posted a picture of the 6 ft santa in the projects section. I started the project about a year ago and did’t get very far and some health problems kept me from working on it. Decided to use th month of October to get him finished. It is a 600 lb chunk of pauiownia. My wife and I make about 300 Santas a year give or take a little. I do all the carving and my wife does all the painting. We sell at a few shows, word of mouth and we have a small brick and mortar store that we sell h...

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Bent-Lamination Dining Room Table #2: Finishing The First Lamination

11-19-2011 04:48 AM by JordsWoodShop | 6 comments »

In this video I mill the timber for the legs to final size, re-saw the leg stock ready for lamination and then its finally onto the lamination process. Visit http://www.jordswoodshop.com for work woodwork related goodness! Visit http://jordswoodshop.com/2011/11/video-ep-2-bent-lamination-dining-table-%E2%80%93-part-2/ Or visit youtube directly http://youtu.be/bqOF0_KEbeI Or just watch it here

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Band saw blades

12-03-2011 11:50 PM by woodklutz | 6 comments »

http://www.orderbandsawblades.com/ The above supplier not only has great blades at very low prices but also has very fair shipping charges. The blades that I ordered arrived in two days shipping was $5.I also got an email from the manager thanking me for ordering, a rare experience in today’s world.the blades are made of German steel and welded in Ky. they are sharp and not flimsy. I hope you give them a look.

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Trials and Tribulations #3: I Might Need Intervention

12-20-2011 06:18 PM by DamnYankee | 6 comments »

HELP – I think I’m addicted to bandsaw reindeer! Luckily its the season for reindeer…. I recently purchased an old Buffalo 14” bandsaw that I’ve refurbished (this is my first BS). And as a means to improve my BS skills (pun intended?) I thought I’d give the reindeer thing a try. Now I find myself playing with the pattern to make tall reindeet, short reindeer, fat ones and skinny ones. If I keep this up I’ll have more reindeer than Santa. I...

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