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Spinnekop (windmill) #14: Veldkruisen en regels

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Blog entry by JobK posted 11-29-2020 11:05 AM 341 reads 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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To add more stiffness to the construction of the housing of the windmill there is additional bracing. These crosses are not in the fields where the doors are so I need to make six of them.


Starting off with very small lumber


Making mortises in the beams


Testing the fit while holding things in place with a rubber band


And then adding the cross


After assembling all parts I made until now fitting it all together


All things fitted in place. Time to fix the parts to there place


Drilling holes


Adding some nails


All bracing nailed in place. No more disassembling.


The progress so far.



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Dutchy

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#1 posted 11-29-2020 11:25 AM

Enjoying to see al this nice work.

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#2 posted 11-29-2020 11:54 AM

Very interesting build !

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