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07-15-2012 02:38 AM

Premature assembly syndrome - 33 replies

Just wondering how many of you out there suffer from Premature Assembly Syndrome like Me? I can roll an Idea around in my head for days some time weeks before I start on the actual project. Every time I tell myself this time I’m going to slow down and take my time putting this one together I’m going to take lots of pictures to docume...

06-30-2012 05:16 PM

Avery Allen Tonge - 22 replies

now I can spoil him and send him home….............................The first pic is with big sister…..........Schloemoe I have to brag too some one so you Guys are it . This is Avery Tonge He is my brand new grandson born yesterday morning at 9:17 am . He is 6lb. 3 OZ. and is 19” long . I never could build a ...

03-31-2012 12:39 PM

delta hollow chisel morticer - 16 replies

One of the first jobs that I got when I moved here (Oregon) almost 6 years ago was as a parts puller in a auto salvage yard I worked there almost 3 yr. During that time I saw a lot of people come and go .Its not very pleasant work ,dirty and greasy and you are constantly exposed to mother nature. Beside that I worked there just shy of 3 years an...

02-02-2012 09:51 PM

I've been gone playing catchup - 4 replies

So I’ve gone to the New Yankee workshop several times the past few days and cannot watch any videos are they no longer doing that need to know so I can sleep nights…........................Schloemoe

02-02-2012 08:59 PM

t.v. cabinet - 7 replies

this is a hanging t.v. cabinet I built to put over my wifes treadmill now she can walk and watch at the same time. the unit has a removable shelf witch allows us to pull the t.v. out and turn it from side to side if ness. the doors also open and slide back into the cabint to be out of the way…........................Schloemoe

01-31-2012 02:55 AM

does this thing suck or what - 9 replies

Just a quick question… I just receive a H.F. dust collector thru a smokin deal . Its set up with 4” colectors leaving the unit .I have about 60’ of ridged pvc pipe that is 3” will I damage the unit if i by reducers to 3” and use that to run my perimitor. Just need to now it would be a hole lot cheaper than having ...

07-14-2010 04:39 AM

a cheap twist on detail sanding - 14 replies

You know how when you’re doing something really intricut and you get that one spot that comes up to an inside point and It just does not look right to you. So then you go off in search of the right tool to sand it with you can use dowels with self adhesive sand paper even thin strips of wood with self adhesive sand paper or you can go buy ...

06-06-2010 05:55 PM

Old Eyes - 24 replies

I’m not terribly old [58] but I do seem to have a problem with my eyes. All of the eye dr. I have gone to say I’m lucky but its a real pain as far as I’m concerned.I can’t see anything up close with my glasses on. So when I’m doing a lot of measuring I have to take them off so I can see my marks. Any real intriqet w...

06-03-2010 05:31 AM

car parts or maybe............. - 14 replies

I have spent most of my adult life in around the auto wrecking industry. I have been anywhere from a yard monkey to an owner . Pulling car parts for a living should not be an older mans profession but I did do it untill about three years ago. Mostly because I needed a job. Anyway on a lot of the late modle cars { 95&later} the jack and spare...

05-15-2010 11:42 PM

Black filler - 7 replies

A few years ago Norm Abrams built a book case out of mesquite there were several cracks and imperfections in the wood. He filled these cracks with what he called epoxy it was black then all he hsd to do was sand and finish. Anybody out there remember what that epoxy was or maybe have a product that will work the same.Thanks Schloemoe

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