Well come to find out this desk is actually maple.Was hard to tell with all of the old finish on it.Just delivered from the refinisher (I should not be trusted with finishing nice things lol)The guy does great work, and loves what he does.He had a...
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Location: Communistwealth of Massachusetts
I'm an amateur woodworker with a lifetime of practical experience.
Started off in dads shop as a child, moved on to my own, strayed away for MANY years to the dark side with metal working and vehicle mechanics.
Recently inherited my fathers (and grandfathers) full shop full of tools, built from his lifetime passion of building, woodworking, cabinet making etc...
Inevitably that passion rubbed off on me, and I can only hope to be able to honor his memory with some works that will be used for generations to come.
I think I have a good foundation, and the folks on this website are a valuable resource to help with my development.
-- "A computer lets you make more mistakes faster than any invention in human history - with the possible exceptions of handguns and tequila." ~Mitch Ratcliffe
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Oak Drawer I made for my girlfriends “art” desk.The desk is oak, unknown age, she is having it refinished.The original drawer was missing, so I made a LARGE full depth drawer with modern drawer hardware from solid oak with a luan b...
I have been totally re-doing one of my fathers old workshops.What one would call a full woodshop.Aprox size 24×20. Ceiling height at one end is 14 ft, pitches down to about 10ft.Major issue right now is storing materials up and out of the...