Extremely Average #184: Happy Birthday USA

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Blog entry by Ecocandle posted 07-05-2010 05:01 AM 1221 reads 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Hello All,

I had a great 4th of July. I did some woodworking, at some hot dogs, and then did some more woodworking. I have made it past the point where I goofed up the last attempt at making a tiny walnut box. This was exciting for me. I am on to the lid. There is still one major opportunity to screw this attempt up, but I am not going to worry about that right now, I am going to revel in my tiny victory.

Happy Birthday USA


p.s. Thanks for all the helpful comments from yesterday.

-- Brian Meeks,

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#1 posted 07-05-2010 05:28 AM

I am glad you enjoyed you Independence today with the grace of god and a few heroes may The U.S. stay within the founding principals.


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#2 posted 07-05-2010 06:18 AM

Your wee box is turning out quite nicely! I admire you and your mitre skillz. I’m still working on that one…. it’s annoying how difficult they can be, eh?

-- Lis - Michigan - -

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#3 posted 07-05-2010 08:11 AM


It is difficult…and you are right…annoying! It is a bit of a rush when it works though, which makes it worth the effort.


-- Brian Meeks,

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