LumberJocks

Wednesday Wkshp #2: Rain Delay

  • Advertise with us
Blog entry by clieb91 posted 08-14-2020 12:35 AM 277 reads 0 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 1: Hope to keep this up Part 2 of Wednesday Wkshp series Part 3: I made it in to the shop »

So after having to be out in the rain last evening bailing out my yard to keep it from leaking into the basement window I really did not have the energy to get into the shop or do much else. Good news is mission was successful.
I was able to get myself into the shop this evening though and continued where I had last left off after the weekend in preparation of a bunch of blanks.

I like to make blanks in larger batches and do all the prep work so when I have a few minutes I can get some pens turned with little fuss. So tonight was all about getting the squaring up done. As well as cutting some other blanks for 7mm projects, I will be drilling and gluing them up this weekend since my order of kits just came in.

In other news a bit on safety in the shop. When is the last time you checked your first aid kit or extinguisher? I happen to just glance at mine the other day an realized it was almost expired.

They last a long time but not forever. Take a look at yours. I was able to pick up a two pack for around $30 well worth the investment.

CtL

-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- PortablePastimes.com (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)



1 comment so far

View Dave Polaschek's profile

Dave Polaschek

5841 posts in 1430 days


#1 posted 08-14-2020 01:41 AM

That’s quite a stock of pen blanks. And good reminder about the first aid kit & fire extinguisher. I checked when we moved, and everything is good for at least five years, but it’s nice to have a reminder.

-- Dave - Santa Fe

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com