A router my friend Doug gave me. I’ve been offered a few radial arm saws but have no interest in them.
Nope. My oldest daughter tried to help handplane and sand but lost interest quickly.
Today’s progress. I need to cut it down and get casting epoxy for the voids.
I’m only to 120 grit. I suspect more colors and variation will show. Greys, tans, yellows. This is another Buttonwood project.
Finally getting started on this Buttonwood coffee table.
5 maybe 10. 5 I see semi regularly. Another at least 5 once in awhile. Plus my dad.
2 I was seeing and working with frequently until this...
I’ve had the same thought. I’ve thought about how to laminate tubes.
My first commission. Been handplaning every thing flat and gluing so far. Cuban Mahogany with spalted sapwood for the back of the body, Jamaican...
Working on another guitar just handplaning and glue ups so far.
Ryoba saw, my jackplane, measuring device/ straightedge, card scraper?
I’m still unpacking my shop stuff.
I’ve made a lot of jigs and some tools. Everything functions well but I think of refinements. I’m sure I will implement at least some of them.
It was one I hadn’t seen before. Axo something or other. 10 days worth. Left the worst taste in my mouth.
Life has been crazy. My mother has dementia so we moved down to help her. Since my step dad has had 3 strokes and is in the hospital where they...
Probably this is the first I’ve had but it has been on the ground since Irma rolled through.
You are correct. I will do a little epoxy work and it will be for electric tops. Way to dense for acoustic any way.
It will be for electric. I will try acoustics soon but need to build more jigs.
I have had so many changes since October my head is still spinning. Today I finally got to mill some wood that will get stickered. Irma killed...
To be independently wealthy and do what ever I want. Make what I want when I want.
I have no answer. People will find a way if they have an interest and drive.