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It's finished!

It’s true! I finished it in one day instead of two, and I really like the way it turned out! As of today (July 30th) I have already done another one start to finish. 8 more words


Care Part II- How to Identify the Finish and Why this Matters

In my last post we looked at basic maintenance for your wood furniture. Now we are going to dive in and talk about how to identify wood finishes. 343 more words

Culture And Lifestyle

Glory and Frustration: The Costume Chest Part 1

Perhaps a little too ambitious for a first ‘real’ project. I am no stranger to tools having renovated a home before, but this project is my first piece of ‘furniture’ Something that will be used on a regular basis and actively seen by people. 740 more words


The Miter Saw

This is my DeWalt Miter Saw.  It’s nothing too fancy, just your basic miter saw.  It gets the job done, and I love using it.  I am cutting the legs for my saw horses in the first photo presented here.   79 more words


What does #9½ mean?

Ever wonder where tool companies got the numbers they associated with planes from? Did they make them up? Where did the nomenclature of a No.9½ come from? 595 more words


Work Place Contemplative

As of late, some flooring work in the central machine space as well up on the bench-room elevation using some old wood yanked out of a school building being wasted. 100 more words