So this past weekend I was able to complete the workbench with the help of my wife. I found that drilling holes perfectly straight with a hand drill is not as easy as one may think. I had to re-drill the holes in the legs slightly larger to make u...
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Location: Orange County NY
By day I am a graphic artist. I design interactive forms for a well known insurance company. I have been in the graphics and design business for 30+ years along with being a field tech and some other side lines along the way. Wood working is a new hobby to me now, I haven't worked with wood since I a little after high school. Some of my other hobbies include computers, cars and motorcycles.
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Last week went the Woodworkers show and had a blast with my wife. we turned pens, bought all sorts of things including a new fence for my table saw. Went to the different seminars on saturday and sunday and met a lot of nice people. My wife is now...
The other day I found that no matter how safe you try to be accidents do happen. Case in point, jointing a piece of oak using two push blocks to run the board through, the board exploded the blocks flew away and my left hand went into the blade...
I few days ago I started to make a cutting board. While cutting the materials for said cutting board I had found that while cross cutting my pieces that they would cut fine and then scrape the back of the blade. Check blade to miter and exactly th...