A couple weeks ago I received a message from one of our fellow LJ’s—Kiefer—Klaus, saying he is planning a trip to visit relatives in the states and he will be driving through my area, hoping to meet up for a bit. Well things did...
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Location: Downers Grove, Il
I have been working with wood for some time now and lately I have found that I enjoy it more than ever. Making things that are unusual and different seems to grab my interest. Took up turning a couple years ago and enjoy the challenge of design with each piece I turn.
I also enjoy building all kinds of jigs that make things easier for repeated projects. Ideas to improve the shop are ongoing and very welcomed in a shop with limited room.
My main interest are building small items now, but still enjoy the big projects.
-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.
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A couple days ago a friend called me knowing I have a chainsaw and said a tree fell on their car and would I help. It was starting to get dark but off I went. On the way there I’m hoping the tree is something other than oak or pine or at le...