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Project by SalvageCraft posted 949 days ago 1527 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hey guys. It’s been long enough. I should post a project. I have been really bad about taking good progress and final pics of my work, but I won’t let that stop me. So, this will be a dump for a few of the random things I’ve made this past year. I think I just need to get these out of my system before I can get into the practice of posting my work as I create it.

Up top, you’ll see pics of a mallet I made, a shower plumbing access panel, my straight edge/taper jig, a scrap/storage bin, and a couple shots of my experiments milling my own lumber with the chainsaw. The mallet is made from a pallet and the bin is made from sheathing and lath from my father’s house. The slabs are mulberry, I think. In the last photo, you can also see some blocks that I’m working on engraving for my daughter.

Also, here’s my facebook album with some of the cooler stuff I’ve done – shelves, cabinets, and other things:
http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10150252692536736.327253.710846735&type=3

I’ve got a couple shelves and tables commissioned right now that I actually have been documenting my progress on. I’ll probably get around to posting those sometime next winter!

Thanks for looking!

UPDATE: Apparently you need to be logged into facebook for that link to work.

-- Jesse --





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Ken90712

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#1 posted 948 days ago

Some fun projects I really enjoyed making mallets. Nice work.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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mafe

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#2 posted 948 days ago

Looking good!
(The facebook link don’t work for me).
Best thoughts,
Mads

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#3 posted 948 days ago

Thanks for sharing your projects. Jesse

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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SalvageCraft

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#4 posted 931 days ago

Thanks guys! I’ve been taking more pictures lately and will be posting more projects soon!

-- Jesse --

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#5 posted 921 days ago

Jesse, They all look good. I like the way you turned the access panel into soemthing useful with the hooks.
How did you mill the wood? Do you have a chainsaw mill? This is something that I am working on as well.

CtL

-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- PortablePastimes.com (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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SalvageCraft

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#6 posted 913 days ago

Thanks Chris! Actually, the wood for the access panel was store bought poplar. A handful of my projects aren’t reclaimed wood, depending on the customer’s needs.
When I mill my own lumber, I freehand with the chainsaw. This works fine since I am only ripping smaller logs that I can move around without any extra apparatus.

-- Jesse --

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