|View pauldye's:||home||workshop||projects (3)||blog (0)||reviews (0)||forum topics (6)||buddies (2)||favorites (30)||activity log|
61 posts in 717 days
Location: Metairie, Louisiana, USA
My name is Paul. I am a computer programmer, administrator, network administrator, etc., with a small business of my own. After so many years working in cyberspace, I have found woodworking a real joy. The wood projects have been great learning experiences, and the results are real world, not space.
I have been woodworking since 2011, with little guidance other than books, PBS videos, and now LJ comments. I have learned to be patient, and to accept little errors. I always hope that I can make fewer mistakes as I go along.
I did some Nantucket benches the first year. I decided to make 3 benches, so that I could maybe get the job done right on the 3rd try. Certainly the last one was the best one, but I had mistakes on the final version that I luckily did not make on the first. No problem, I still like all three. That was the first project where I did a panel glueup. I am getting better at getting the panels flat and square. I now use a belt sander to fix the panels. Works great.
Latest Activity | view all »
|started topic||contractor saw dust collection upgrade||52 days ago|
|replied on||drawer bottom dado||61 days ago|
|replied on||drawer bottom dado||66 days ago|
|replied on||Multimeter help to test for table saw voltage||66 days ago|
|started topic||drawer bottom dado||66 days ago|
|replied on||Porter Cable 4212 Jig - Buy or pass?||73 days ago|
|replied on||Best type of wood for outdoor swing?||86 days ago|
|replied on||Starter Hand Plane Set||134 days ago|
|commented on||Bandsaw Circle Cutting Jig - Adjustable||150 days ago|
|commented on||Store those Jigs!||186 days ago|
|replied on||PM 54a, is it worth 700||201 days ago|
|replied on||Chisel recommendations.. New or Old?||202 days ago|
|replied on||PM 54a, is it worth 700||202 days ago|
|replied on||PM 54a, is it worth 700||203 days ago|
|replied on||New Jet 15" Planer . . . one problem. . .||222 days ago|