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[Lego Table]: Part 15

Ah, back out in the shop. I can see in the long range forecasts that I’m starting to run out of days filled with relative warmth. Maybe another week or so. The clock is ticking on getting the top ready … Continue reading

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[Lego Table]: Part 6

Accomplished a fair amount today. Before I got to work, I dusted off the base and the legs one final time and then primed the legs …and painted the base. It’s hard to tell, because I used white primer and … Continue reading

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Kindle Kradle

As some or most of you may know, my back has been injured/screwed up since, oh…late July.  It didn’t really put a damper on my workshop activities till the beginning of September when I finally succumbed to the pain and … Continue reading

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[Rocket Bookcase] Update

Still working on this project but due to a back injury I’ve had to slow waaaaay down on my projects, chores, just about everything.  In fact, the only positions I could be in and be somewhat comfortable was either laying … Continue reading

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[Leg Vise Chop] Finished!

Finally wrapped this project up, after some setbacks. To correct the angled chop I had to see what was the problem: the hole drilled in the chop or the hole drilled for the coupler buried in the leg?  First I … Continue reading

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[Sword] Progress

After seeing some amazing examples of swords produced by fellow Lumberjocks, I decided to try my hand at making one.  Mostly I just wanted an excuse to play around with the hand planes and use up some scrap wood…. First … Continue reading

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[Router Table] The Fence

Took advantage of some quiet time after the kiddos went down tonight to make up some time on another secret project.  Finishing the router table was key to that project and can also be really useful on the Castle Bookcase … Continue reading

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