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Rules for Varnishing 1688

This is a very interesting read I extracted from Colonial Williamsburg, the rules on Varnishing are written by John Stalker in 1688.  It describes in brief out of what your varnish should be made from, how you should prepare your surface, how you should perform the brush strokes and so forth.   733 more words


finishing yard and boom

I still haven’t glued up the 8 piece mast yet. There’s been a lot of crazy happening both in work and personal life. Today I wanted to get some boat work accomplished so I decided it was time to fiberglass tape the ends of the yard and boom. 109 more words

Wooden Boats

New Life for a Danish Made Don Regular Author 34

Blog by Steve Laug

The next pipe on the work table is a nice little author shaped pipe that was stamped Don Regular next to Made in Denmark and the shape number 34. 653 more words

Pipe Refurbishing Essays

Antique Locomotive Framed

With my Christmas stitching almost done, it’s time to decide what to do for the rest of the year. Yes, I have tons of projects that I’d like to work on and get some finished, but finishing is on my mind. 127 more words


Workbench #8: Leg vice part deux

Whilst I was on holiday in France we stayed near a little village called Le Bugue, and nearby is an excellent little theme park called… 495 more words


Pen and Scribbles Are Me Right Now (Updates: Drawing, Books & Writing)

This is me right now. Lots of things are happening in my life, both behind the scenes and on stage. Mostly bad, but eh, what can you do? 325 more words


J. Thomas, LTD. - Machining, Fabrication & Finishing Capabilities

J. Thomas’s greatest technical strength is its ability to seamlessly integrate Machining, Fabrication, Welding and Assembly under very strict quality control. We can perform extremely complex projects that require the highest levels of controls and manufacturing capabilities, while at the same time cost-effectively handle your smaller requirements such as prototypes, small quantities or replacement parts. 133 more words