Tag Archives: Woodworking

Pen Turning – My First Attempts

I tried my hand at pen turning for the first time the other day, made the usual beginner mistakes: had several blow outs of blanks when they were caught by the gouge with too deep a cut. Once I mastered … Continue reading

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Saw Refurbishment

Did a little digging around the antique mall and came across 4 older saw at very reasonable prices, all between $2-$7. They all need a little clean-up including an Evaporust bath, sanding any deep stains on the blades (maybe reveal … Continue reading

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John Deere Tractor Bunk Bed Build Along Project

I receive many frequent request for where I found the plans for this bed, so I’m including the link¬†http://woodgears.ca/bed/bunk_bed/tractor.html On the site, you’ll find a link to both his plans, a cutlist and a downloadable Sketchup model of the bed. … Continue reading

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Dresser Refinishing Project

This was right after we purchased at a local thrift shop Prepping the top for striping the old finish Totally stripped This is one of the false feet from the front, which we do not like. We will place the … Continue reading

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