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Stumpy’s Paradise Lost

The last time we met up with our little stump friend, he was beginning to feel tugs of curiosity about the world beyond his idyllic meadow. 77 more words


STRATOS® Winch Pro with Dyneema® Offers Unique Benefits to the Forestry Industry

Despite continuing mechanization, harvesting timber places high demands on lumberjacks and materials. This also applies to the ropes used in hauling and winching the timber, leading fibre manufacturer Dyneema reports. 600 more words

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Practical PDF

Introducing the weekly thread entitled “Practical PDFs.”  This weekly thread will provide a downloadable resource  (a chart, a graph, a diagram) that  you could hang in your shop, garage or storage closet/shed. 73 more words

Around The Shop


Think about how you look at others’ work. You don’t look for every mistake. You look at the scope of the project, the effort required. You consider the time spent on design. 139 more words

Power tools ftw

Now on to the fun part! My goal is to have the subfloor complete by next week. I had hoped to start earlier, but since we got the wood on Tuesday, and we won’t be getting the other things we need until the Lowes delivery Friday, we’re can’t quite get it done until the weekend. 323 more words

Tiny House

Taking Delivery (1) Lumber

The Cowls delivery of 2x4s and 2x6s arrived earlier than expected – the morning after it was ordered! We were just sipping our morning coffee when a lost looking fellow came walking down the road – I went to meet him and found that the telephone and cable wires that cross the road to the house were just a touch too low for his (awesome) truck to pass under. 151 more words

Tiny House