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RESTART to Starting Your Business #4: Websites- Successfully Begin Your Site

2187 days ago by Ad Marketing Guy - Bill | 0 comments »

People in business constantly ask ” Do I Need a Website”? This can be answered with a simple question ” Do You Need a Phone”? Simply stated you would never consider going into business without a phone and listed phone number! Why, would you think a website is any less important? Here are some keys to creating a website that can successfully sell your product or service, they are in no means a total list but should give you a clear start. . .read more >>

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RESTART to Starting Your Business #3: Advertising 101 - What You Should Know

2187 days ago by Ad Marketing Guy - Bill | 0 comments »

Mention what you do for a living, sit back and watch the questions come, right! I believe if you tell people what you do to make a living and they never ask ”how, why”, or the always infamous, ” I was thinking . . ..”, YOU should consider changing fields or possibly you have a very boring job. I am constantly asked about advertising; what works, what is good, and even why should a company advertise. I always tell clients you must . . .read more >>

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clean shop project update

2187 days ago by Rustic | 0 comments »

Well, I am making progress I have tore down one of my original benches to make room for the new one. I have taken anidea from someone to go into the shop and put something away everytime you enter and it seems to be working. This may be a habit I can maintain. Well gotta get back in the shop for some more fun.

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Hand Planer TaskForce #1: Need Replacement Blades and Manual

2187 days ago by sawdog | 1 comment »

Does anybody know where I can get a set of replacement baldes and a manual for a palm planer by Task Force sold by Lowes? I have searched the interenet with no luck. I Know it is a cheap brand but I got it for a little change and it is in brand new shape. I understand that it is a Lowes brand but I think thtey have closed it out. I thought for the price what the heck. ThanksWaldo

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Sliding Camping Chair #1: Proof of concept

2187 days ago by Woodbutchery | 7 comments »

It started years ago, when I found a camping chair that was easy to carry but sturdy enough to hold my weight. I bought a pair for the wife and I. The seat slips into the back, and the top slat of the back acts as the handle. It’s great for lazing about at a camp site, or anywhere. Unfortunately, they’re two inch yellow pine, held together by staples, and wear and weather wore one of them away. I kept a leg for the back and a leg for the seat and made a pattern from ...

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Commisions #8: pull out trash box #3

2187 days ago by teenagewoodworker | 10 comments »

well i had some really good shop time today and got alot done. a lot of pictures so i will try to keep text to a minimum. as always first i started off cutting the board to manageable pieces. then milled them 1/8” heavy and let them do their moving and took them down to final size when i needed them. then i needed to glue up the panel for the top and here i am doing a dry glue up to get everything ready. after the glue up was done and the glue dried i took the panel out. flus...

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A little intro music, Maestro ....

2187 days ago by Woodbutchery | 2 comments »

I’m a musician with a day job, programming for a bank processing service. I play music because I have to. So what brings me to a woodworking group? Several years ago I joined the SCA, a medeival historic recreation group, and got involved in several woodworking projects, repairing old tables with new wood tops, building tent poles, making 6 panel boxes. I started off using other people’s tools, had the prerequisite drill-more-often-used-as-a-screwdriver, and a cheap jig saw. ...

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Craftsman - Stickley Projects #19: Bookcase Fini

2187 days ago by Paul | 4 comments »

Click on pics for larger view Minwax Oil Stain – “Early American” & 3 coats of Satin Poly 1/4” square oak strips and #4-1/2” brass screws holding the glass in the door openings Detail through Tenon Didn’t have time to add the hidden compartment that I planned. A fun project. I think they will like it.

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A new shop in the making #18: Cedar scalloped siding on and light hooked up

2188 days ago by Bob #2 | 14 comments »

At the risk of being seen as slacking off I humbly submit my most recent efforts.“The Boss’ as she has become known let me know that the shop would be best served with a faux frontage to drop the visual height of the building . To do this I hand cut and milled some 45 lengths of 3/4”cedar fencing into cedar siding, cut and fitted same, marked the lengths with a snap line and painstakingly cut each in the form of semicircle. Next painted and reinstalled each and every boar...

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IMPORTANT: Awards Update

2188 days ago by Martin Sojka | 14 comments »

I guess we have new LumberJocks Murphy’s Law and it’s official: If anything can go wrong, it will when I go on vacation. As you noticed, Summer 08 Awards Section has not been working properly in the past hours. Since I was on the road at the time, I wasn’t able to fix the problem before the entry period deadline. Now it’s fixed and I decided to move following important dates: Entry opens on July 1, 2008 at 6 AM CDT and ends on August 3, 2008 at 3 PM CDT. ...

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