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Blog entry by shipwright posted 1223 days ago 1245 reads 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I wanted to do some grinder shaping on a seat for my Chevalet this morning and needed to control the dust. I cut, folded and taped an old box and stuck a 4” DC hose into it. I know this isn’t new but it came out looking so cool I just had to post it. Oh yes .. It worked like a hot damn. I didn’t even need a respirator.

Now if I could get the pack rats to live in this lovely little house instead of under the hood of my car when I’m away, I’d really have something.
Later

Paul

-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fiberglass trees. http://prmdesigns.com/



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tdv

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#1 posted 1223 days ago

I built a roof just like that once Paul, making the roof trusses was a headache. You should take up architectural design.I know people who’d pay to live in a house like that.lol
Best
Trevor

-- God created wood that we may create. Trevor East Yorkshire UK

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rsladdwoodworks

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#2 posted 1223 days ago

I like it like your dust collator

-- Robert Laddusaw and no I am not smarter then a fifth grader ( and no I canot spell so if it is a problem don't read it ))

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Mathew Nedeljko

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#3 posted 1223 days ago

Looking forward to seeing the seat Paul. I’m sure it will be much more comfortable than sitting on that narrow board you have on the chevalet now!

-- Aim high. Ride easy. Trust God. Neale Donald Walsch

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shipwright

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#4 posted 1223 days ago

It’s in my blog Mat.

-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fiberglass trees. http://prmdesigns.com/

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BigTiny

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#5 posted 1222 days ago

By the time you actually finish that thing, it will probably have air conditioning and a power seat! (grin)

-- The nicer the nice, the higher the price!

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BritBoxmaker

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#6 posted 1222 days ago

Reminds me of a TV programme they had over here, when I was a kid, called Blue Peter. They used to make all kinds of stuff out of cardboard boxes, wire coat hangers etc. etc. I’m not knocking it, you understand, I do more or less the same kind of thing myself. Ingenuity is great, isn’t it?

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging. http://www.theartofboxes.com

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