This blog entry is not entirely about woodworking…. It was not my intention to assault you with offerings two days in a row, but after reading another member’s blog entry posted here a little bit earlier today I was reminded of a cool home-buil...
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Location: Castle Rock, Colorado
I live in beautiful Castle Rock, Colorado with my lovely wife.
I have three daughters, all grown, and 2 grandkids (so far)
I work in the consumer satellite TV industry.
I am an active musician, playing electric and acoustic violins, guitars, and mandolins.
Oher interests / hobbies include philately, numismatics, cartooning, gardening, and antique collecting. Also am a part time Civil War history buff.
I have been working wood for quite some time. Until about around 2 years ago, I worked strictly with power tools, now I am a professed Neander. My favorite stuff to build is in the realm of wood toys. Even more fun with grandkids around...
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The other night I happened to be sitting in my shop. Yep…just sitting. And looking around at my little woodworking kingdom. I gazed at the workbench…at the tool shelves and racks along the back wall, lined with all of my oft-used hand too...
Over the past couple of years, I have read many a blog and forum post on the subject of what kinds of music woodworkers listen to while working in their shop spaces. Most of these posts ignited an extensive thread of replies by woodworkers descri...
handsawgeek's Lathe Stand: A Hand Tool Build For a Tailed Appliance #9: Thanksgiving Holiday Progress
Last week, I took some much needed vacation days from work, so I was able to enjoy a substantial amount of shop time. In a previous post, I mentioned that I don’t usually like to have more than one project going at one time, but an exception w...