How I got in woodworking #2: The Begining

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Blog entry by yuri posted 02-02-2010 04:36 AM 1150 reads 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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... Well, now I have couple machines and time to time I was cutting something, but basically they were hiding in hardly reachable corners of my garage. I finished some refreshment of my basement and thought that it would be great to have an entertainment center around my rear projection big screen TV? Well that was sitting in my head for a while, but I did not see anything in the store that gravitate my attention to, at least to degree to consider purchasing it. I told about that to my wife and … Finally it came to my head why not to built one. I wanted something from wall to wall and floor to ceiling. Definitely the industry is not ready to suggest me anything ;-) I bought several sheets of red oak plywood and started to work on a project. Fast forward half yer later, I spent like 6-7 sheets of 4×8 and couple gallons of clear coat my wife started to stuff the cabinet. For time being I bought circular saw, sander, and smallest HF drill press. Besides, I built primitive table (hesitate to call that workbench ;-) Later I built corner cabinet, and started to think about more and more projects. Finally, I got infected with tools too, especially quality one…

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#1 posted 02-02-2010 04:56 AM

Sounds good and the rest of the story….

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#2 posted 02-02-2010 05:26 AM

Jim, stay tuned for the next entry ;-)

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