Happy new year to everyone at lumberjocks! With the temperatures hovering at -30 in Fairbanks and only about 4 hours of daylight my wife and I decided to make a trip to Thailand. She was looking forward to taking care of her mom and dad who are bo...
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Location: Fairbanks, Alaska
I am a professional cook who is about to retire. Working with wood and building have been a dream of mine for 30 years. My current job has allowed me the resources to complete this.
-- Happiness is being covered in sawdust
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Wanted to share this: Yesterday was the first day of the sun shining into my shop. On December 21st we have only 3 hours and 40 minutes of sunlight but there is about 6 hours of light. Anyway the sun disappears behind the hill, last fall i was in ...
A local craftsman, John Manthei is holding a class on green chair construction. We split the logs, made the pieces and are now waiting for the rungs to dry. Since it is + 40 we worked outside, the sun was shining so it was a very nice day. It was ...
One of my philosophies of retirement is to trade the lost income by investing my free time into saving resources and money. Here in Alaska we have transfer stations at the dump sights where goods that may be of some use for another are left. It is...