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April 2017 Projects

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Mike Turner - A reworked work bench with lighter top and DIY wood vices.

   Rick Spacek - Running horses scroll saw piece with amazing detail all from one piece of mesquite.  Complete with cedar stand. 

    Steve Wavro - Intarsia puppy from a Kathy Wise pattern



George Graves - Cycling wall plaque to celebrate his daughters' love for cycling

    Norm Nichols - First time band saw project (but not the last) of mahogany and poplar.   


Glenn Edwards - Scroll saw cross and fish projects of Baltic birch and walnut.


Richard Hash - Mechanical marvels in wood; white oak, mahogany, osage orange, jatoba, maple, mesquite, and walnut.  Great demonstration of gears.


Rich Bajenski - Two poplar boxes using half lap joinery.  The handle of one is colored with a black Sharpie.

Denis Muras - Pull Toy Puppy   

Mark Bolinger - Dust collection retrofit using the Super Dust Deputy Cyclone - more photos

Ron Kirchoff - A cheese and/or cracker tray finished with mineral oil and beeswax.  The coves were cut on a table saw.
Lynn Cummings - Record album cabinet of maple and walnut.  Beautiful inlays
   Lon Kelley - Coasters from recycled star box "scraps"!  (I hesitate to call it "scraps")
Terry Parrish - Wine caddy and toy car.  Here's to you!  
Ridg Gilmer - Horse barn box for Granddaughter - more photos
Mike Hardy - Cherry music stand using Japanese finger files for clean up of stand detail. Very beautiful!

Lisa Sessions - Mobile lumber rack for cutoffs. (Webmeister note:  isn't "cutoff" a euphemism for scrap?)


Photos and commentary:  John Lastrapes;  Lisa Sessions cabinets: Lisa Sessions       

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