I used part of my weekend doing the things I have put off for a long time. Mostly adding shelves, tossing waste and rearranging to get more work space. Every year I look things over and if something…Continue
50 years ago this week, I celebrated my 21st birthday. It was also the day I received my draft notice. What a birthday gift. This not an anniversary I like to celebrate or think much about. As it…Continue
On Veterans day, not much was said about the parents of those Veterans.Now that I am a father and grandfather, I look back on the many years of our family and wars. My oldest brother Mike served in WWII and my parents had to set at home with worry and little or no communications with him. Only the radio an his letters told of the war and if he was still alive. Then my brother Carl served in Korea, followed by me and my younger brother Dave in Viet Nam. One of the few times I saw my dad cry was…See More
I've never seen a saw stop demo in person, but have seen a few videos and I was very impressed. However one question.If you have a saw stop, would you be more inclined NOT to use your guard? I know most guys don't anyway, but using it makes all cutting safer, especially on some of the more risky cuts and kick back risks too.Anyone have an opinion that owns one?See More
I'm a retired Instrument/control/chemical supervisor and spent 38 years in a power plant. I am a Viet Nam vet and have been retired 12 years. I am from Ohio, but now live iin and love Colorado.
I have a web site ronaltier.com to have my finished projects available in one place for my friends and family to see. I seldom sell anything. Once I make it, my wife and family lay claim to it.
Please describe your main woodworking interests.
I love to create unusual intricate things made of wood.