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Rotisserie varnishing

A cute little trick I have come up with, which heavily reduces the number of coats of varnish you need is this shonky little setup: 50 more words

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Coring Silver Maple

I have been really lax and haven’t blogged in a very long time and it’s about time I got back to it.
A few weeks ago a friend let me know that he was having a huge Silver Maple removed from his yard and told me I could have as much of it as I wanted. 302 more words

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The Lathe Rough Out, a concise guide

So i work mainly from whole branches… with bark on… this is partly a decision of aesthetics and partly one of being tight… I love the knotty,  barkey effect that you get from working with the whole cross section of a log, lots of character… Buuuuuut i have also never paid actual money for stock timber… 86 more words

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Buzz Off!

I hate wasps, and I know I’m not alone.They are attracted to the wood at this time of year, because they use it to build their nests. 388 more words

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Wood rings Guaranteed for life

If you buy a wooden ring from me and it ever needs to be refinished my guarantee enables you to send your ring to us for refinishing, free of charge, for as long as you own your ring. 79 more words

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Health Matters

Yes indeed it does. For those who know me, y’all know I’ve got dodgy guts. I’ve not been out and about as much in the shed, because I’ve not been eating, and don’t feel too steady on my feet. 187 more words

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Organisation

Since moving to the new cabin, I have been working in a bit of a guddle. The storage has been disorganised, and much of the work space has been cluttered. 97 more words

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