Little John (Terry) and I headed out to the Bodger’s Ball on the Saturday morning of our trip in Walesby, just outside Nottingham. Terry was hoping to find a bow and several arrows to try some archery, but of course, I only needed two arrows....
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I am serious amateur woodworker and chairmaker building mostly Windsors these days.
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My friend Terry and I attended the Bodgers Ball in Nottingham England a couple of weeks ago. Bodgers are the guys who go into the woods and turn chair legs with spring pole lathes. While this doesn’t have a lot to do with the Barnsley ta...
I am been working very hard for the last month at my day job (have to knock that off), and so progress has been slow. Our guild als0 had a sharpening day yesterday with Dick Christensen showing handsaw sharpening as well as chisel and scraper shar...
It has been a while since I posted, but I have been working on the lower stretcher that connects the four legs. This is a repeat of what I did with the frame but the stretcher has a few additional features. The stretcher through mortises pass t...
I was able to take my top to the night class I have been attending. They have a beautiful wide belt sander. It has two belts and it was set up with 120 and 150 grits. Before sanding, i just hit the high spots with my Bedrock 606. The machine i...