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01-10-2013 08:19 PM

New Meaning to "Go Fly A Kite" - 5 replies

This is the most amazing kite flying I have ever seen…definitely an art..check it out… http://www.youtube.com/watch_popup?v=nr9KrqN_lIg

12-05-2012 06:44 PM

What Did You Build Last Month? No One Can Top This One...! - 14 replies

One heck of a gaming table http://www.metmuseum.org/metmedia/video/collections/esda/unfolding-an-eighteenth-century-gaming-table

10-23-2012 05:15 PM

Biology Exam - 8 replies

Students in an advanced Biology class were taking their mid-term exam. The last question was, ‘Name seven advantages of Mother’s Milk. The question was worth 70 points or none at all. One student, in particular, was hard put to think of seven advantages. He wrote: 1) It is perfect formula for the child.2) It provides immunity a...

06-01-2012 10:20 PM

Time for Organizzzing & Cleaning My Workshop - 13 replies

Now that I have completed my storage shed I can focus on getting back my workspace that somehow became overcrowded. these are some current shop photos and I will show more after the cleanup. I have moved alot of stuff into my new shed and it feels roomier already. It is amazing how clutter can creep up on you. Downdraft Table̷...

06-01-2012 10:04 PM

New Shed for Lumber & Crtaft Show Storage - 12 replies

I have been spending the past several weeks building a new shed behind my workshop aka “The Barn”. Since I have been doing craft shows I have accumulated alot of show related stuff that somehow has cluttered up my workshop with such extras as…tent, display tables, rubbermaid containers for transporting my boxes to shows etc. ...

05-18-2012 07:16 PM

Who killed Bin Laden? Here's a Marine's answer " - 25 replies

Who killed Bin Laden? Here’s a Marine’s answer “ America is not at war, the US Marines are at war; America is at the mall.” Let’s be clear on this: OBAMA did NOT kill Bin Laden. An American sailor, who Obama, just a few weeks before, was debating on whether or not to PAY, did! In fact, if you remember a ...

05-16-2012 08:10 PM

Lumberjock Book of Manners - 8 replies

Tips from the Lumberjock Book of Manners 1. Never take a beer to a job interview. 2. Always identify people in your yard before shooting at them. 3. It’s considered poor taste to take a cooler to church. 4. If you have to vacuum the bed, it is time to change the sheets. 5. Even if you’re certain that you are included in the will, it...

02-10-2012 06:39 PM

What type of GLUE would this be? - 8 replies

I sometimes use adhesive velvet lining for lining the bottom of my boxes. Sometimes I use leather instead and have used contact cement to glue the leather to the wood bottom. Contact cement requires applying it to both surfaces. The adhesive backed felt I use has the adhesive on only one surface and has a peel-off paper backing. This is much eas...

12-21-2011 06:49 PM

Goodbye Mom.......A Christmas Tearjerker............................... - 4 replies

A young man shopping in a supermarket noticed a little old lady following him around. If he stopped, she stopped. Furthermore she kept staring at him. She finally overtook him at the checkout, and she turned to him and said, “I hope I haven’t made you feel ill at ease; it’s just that you look so much like my late son.”...

12-17-2011 05:17 PM

Black and White TV - 25 replies

Black and White TV (Under age 40? You won’t understand.) You could hardly see for all the snow, Spread the rabbit ears as far as they go. Pull a chair up to the TV set, ‘Good Night, David.Good Night, Chet.’ My Mom used to cut chicken, chop eggs and spread mayo on the same cutting board with the same knife and no blea...

11-26-2011 08:24 PM

Then and Now - 7 replies

...............................................................................................................................................................Over five thousand years ago, Moses said to the children of Israel, “Pick up your shovels, mount your asses and camels, and I will lead you to the Promised Land.” Nearly 75 ...

09-08-2011 12:05 AM

Woodworkers...especially Lumberjocks, need to keep their mind sharp! - 15 replies

KEEP THE GRAY MATTER ACTIVE 1. Johnny’s mother had three children. The first child was named April. The second child was named May. What was the third child’s name? 2. There is a clerk at the butcher shop, he is five feet ten inches tall and he wears size 13 sneakers. What does he weigh? 3. Before Mt. Everest was discovered,...

09-04-2011 06:46 AM

Power tool safety - 27 replies

I just saw this….Ha! Ha! Ha! Ha! Ha! Ha! note: It is NOT MY SAW. I couldn’t be this stupid..

08-28-2011 05:25 AM

Lost - 81 replies

A woman in a hot air balloon realized she was lost. She lowered her altitude and spotted a man in a boat below. She shouted to him, “Excuse me, can you help me? I promised a friend I would meet him an hour ago, but I don’t know where I am.” The man consulted his portable GPS and replied, “You’re in a hot air b...

07-30-2011 05:03 PM

What A Friggin Jerk! - 164 replies

Yesterday I got a telephone call from a guy who said he and his wife saw my work at a show I did back in May and he wanted to know about a certain box he had seen. He said his wife is having a birthday next week and wanted to surprise her with it since she really liked my work. He asked if he could come by and buy a box for the occasion. I said ...

10-29-2010 11:21 PM

Make it BIG as possible cause that still will not be enough room - 5 replies

Before and AfterI just added a 16×24 covered outside work area to my shop. Unloading a load of lumber in a heavy rain motivated me to build this. Built the original shop 24×40 and it got crowded mighty fast. Now I can work outside on nice weather days.

10-08-2009 12:13 AM

Passion and Motivation - 9 replies

Where does Passion and Motivation in life come from?I have friends that are very motivated and passionate about their jobs, hobbies, families and just about any thing they do in life. Life is always good and it shows.On the other side of the spectrum, I know people that work a job they hate but do it to pay the bills. These people have no passi...

05-06-2009 06:50 PM

Tenon Jig Opinions - 19 replies

I use to have a very old Delta tenoning jig that was a 1st. quality product made in the USA. Unfortunately it was destroyed in the flood. Now that I have my new shop built I am looking to get a new one but the quality of what I now see from the chinese delta product seems lacking.There are a lot of tenon jigs available online but you cannot touc...

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