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Project by Beginningwoodworker posted 03-07-2010 03:44 AM 2402 views 0 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I help my dad today replace most of the outside trim today!





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NBeener

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#1 posted 03-07-2010 03:48 AM

You are definitely one of the busy LJs, Charles!

Nice!

I can’t tell … what species of wood is the front strip??

Did you get to use the Bostich Air Banana for this one??

-- -- Neil

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Beginningwoodworker

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#2 posted 03-07-2010 03:50 AM

Its pine, and yes I did.

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webwood

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#3 posted 03-07-2010 03:57 AM

you go charles – great work

-- -erik & christy-

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#4 posted 03-07-2010 04:05 AM

well done , charles .

good to see you working at all different things ,

you are learning allot that way ,

you won’t always use some ways again for awhile ,

but what you learn ,and how you solve these different problems ,

will help you to be ready for even bigger and more challenging work .

when others are looking for a simple way , that they know about ,

you will be ready to ‘hear ’ the clients needs ( and the work needs ) ,

and have different ways to do that .

i have heard so many builder say ,

” thats the way it is done , and thats the way i’m going to do it ” !

what they realy mean is , ’ thats all i know , and i just want to finish ,
and get paid ’ .

they don’t go to far .

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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blockhead

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#5 posted 03-07-2010 04:09 AM

Looks great Charles. Well done my friend!

-- Brad, Oregon- The things that come to those who wait, may be the things left by those who got there first.

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lew

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#6 posted 03-07-2010 04:25 AM

Nice looking job,CJ! Bet that nail gun made quick work of this project.

Lew

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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Napaman

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#7 posted 03-07-2010 04:37 AM

looks like wood to me…bet your dad was glad to have the help.

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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donjoe

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#8 posted 03-07-2010 05:34 AM

Great job. Bet your dad is proud.

-- Donnie-- listen to the wood.

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degoose

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#9 posted 03-07-2010 07:01 AM

Making things for your Mom and helping your Dad… such a good son… nice job and you got to use the new tools.. to see how they work… obviously they work well .. as do you my friend..

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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jack1

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#10 posted 03-07-2010 07:11 AM

Nice work!

-- jack -- ...measure once, curse twice!

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EzJack

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#11 posted 03-07-2010 09:46 AM

Good job.

-- Ain't better or worse than any other woodpecker in the woods.

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Mike

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#12 posted 03-07-2010 03:52 PM

Charles,

It looks good…....

-- Mike, VT

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#13 posted 03-07-2010 03:57 PM

It’s woodworking in MY book.

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#14 posted 03-07-2010 05:19 PM

Looks like you used that tablesaw on the plywood, and maybe your miter saw on that trim. Sounds like woodworking to me!!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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Beginningwoodworker

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#15 posted 03-07-2010 09:54 PM

Matt I use the circular saw on the plywood.

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