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Gerald

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    Gerald
  • My Location
    Brandon, MS
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    We have not yet begun to fight

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  1. Here is the latest Lee Valley newsletter. A very interesting story on collectible planes. http://www.leevalley.com/us/newsletters/Woodworking/2870/newsletter.htm
  2. Gerald

    Still Tinkering With Color

    Form looks good. I like the color. If you want a "wood look" you could use dye instead.
  3. Gerald

    Tissue Boxes

    Did more glue up today and put the corner block in the bottom corners.
  4. What are they going to do when you retire for all these building projects? Looks like it will be really sturdy.
  5. Gerald

    Skeleton Clocks

    @Steve Krumanaker Just saw this on FB https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=2053764234858437&set=gm.1917838181594541&type=3&ifg=1
  6. Gerald

    Tissue Boxes

    Thanks for the comments. Plan is for a bead on sides and modified cove at edge of top. Also will add bead at bottom and round over the corners.
  7. Gerald

    Hollow Shelter

    Woodturners picnic last weekend and there is this tree the owner showed that he discovered after being on this land over 70 years
  8. Gerald

    Tissue Boxes

    Had a request from facility mgr at church for tissue boxes so they would not get crushed. So this is the beginning PIP. That small piece on the corner is tyo glue on the slide for a handle. view of the bottom dados r e test fit of bottom. After this discovered I had a gap on ends of slide so will have to fill that. More later this week
  9. Gerald

    I Don't Know If Anyone Knows

    I bought pack of 5 of those elastic stick on lens cap retainers from Amazon for about 5 . Sure saves the trouble of looking for the cap
  10. Gerald

    Jump To Unread

    @John Morris it is doing it again but this time even when I go to the next topic it auto loads to first message in the thread
  11. Gerald

    Made for Woodworker Swingers

    Now that one took some imagination and looks like will be there a long time
  12. Gerald

    I Don't Know If Anyone Knows

    My camera may be a bit larger DSLR. Tried cases years ago and decided not worth the trouble also used to turn off after every shot and that was a waste of time. So now I have lens cap on lens and switch is always on . With rechargeable battery is no problem.
  13. Gerald

    Brand Names Are Often Overpriced

    Most hand planes can be tuned or upgraded to do a good job. I bought a Craftsman with a crack in the mouth and was able to tune it to get a good shaving but that is nothing like my Stanley #7 with a Hock blade.
  14. Gerald

    Hole Saws

    Lets go in a different direction and use a pattern bit in router. Make a circle pattern in ply or masonite, tape it onto your board with double stick tape and use the router with pattern bit to get repeatable circles.
  15. Gerald

    Starting To Build A Tea Pot.

    How about gold guilt cream by Liberon. https://www.amazon.com/s/?ie=UTF8&keywords=liberon+gilt+cream&tag=googhydr-20&index=aps&hvadid=241955782946&hvpos=1t1&hvnetw=g&hvrand=18011335604052645365&hvpone=&hvptwo=&hvqmt=b&hvdev=c&hvdvcmdl=&hvlocint=&hvlocphy=9013919&hvtargid=kwd-1266014487&ref=pd_sl_8mue7f7ppf_b Not cheap but works well and does not take much

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