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  0 Thread: Firepit chairs are done!!!
Post: RE: Firepit chairs are done!!!

Nice! That was a lot of work. May I ask what wood they are made from and are you going to put a finish on them. I am guessing what ever the wife wants.  RonL
RonL Woodworking 8 1,047 02-04-2021, 02:14 PM
  0 Thread: Need infants scooter plans
Post: RE: Need infants scooter plans

Not sure what your exactly looking for, but google Wood magazine toddler town car. I built one for my granddaughter 20 plus years ago. And one again for my great granddaughter.
RonL Woodworking Hand Tools 6 1,075 12-22-2020, 01:22 PM
  0 Thread: Blanket Chest, Night Table, Armoire
Post: RE: Blanket Chest, Night Table, Armoire

May I ash how the Bubinga was to work? RonL
RonL Woodworking 30 3,434 11-22-2020, 07:37 PM
  0 Thread: Fish Tank Stand
Post: RE: Fish Tank Stand

It’s been over 30 years since I raised salt water fish but I built out of 2x4 material and lots of it. Made sure it was level and the floor it sat on was flat and level. When it was strong enough I co...
RonL Woodworking 18 2,576 11-22-2020, 07:34 PM
  0 Thread: Sawing dovetails...
Post: RE: Sawing dovetails...

I have used titebond and sawdust and filled in with small slivers of wood. Careful and try and match grain patterns.
RonL Woodworking Hand Tools 5 1,375 10-23-2020, 03:34 PM
  0 Thread: First Box Advice - Pictures
Post: RE: First Box Advice - Pictures

I do a lot of boxes and use a MDF board with 1 sheets of sandpaper to flatten. For hinges I use mostly piano hinges as they are cheap, but getting harder to find good quality ones. Oh I hate mitered...
RonL Woodworking 6 1,302 10-17-2020, 07:20 PM
  0 Thread: Ash tree coming down, worth milling?
Post: RE: Ash tree coming down, worth milling?

Shamel ash from next door. I like the staing.
RonL Woodworking 15 4,797 07-31-2020, 09:49 AM
  0 Thread: Orange Agate Box
Post: RE: Orange Agate Box

Love the box, love the contrast. I usually end up doing two different woods to get the contrast. RonL
RonL Woodworking 17 4,633 05-27-2020, 06:40 PM
  0 Thread: Grandpa Project
Post: RE: Grandpa Project

Cradle I built 27 years ago for granddaughter, refinished for my Great granddaughter in June. RonL
RonL Woodworking 10 3,321 04-29-2020, 01:21 PM
  0 Thread: Walnut secretary desk completed
Post: RE: Walnut secretary desk completed

rick4212 Wrote: (01-31-2020, 01:41 AM) -- It took 6 months but I finally completed this 18th century  secretary desk. My first project with all hand cut dovetails. It was a fun but challenging projec...
RonL Woodworking 48 11,219 01-31-2020, 11:50 AM
  0 Thread: Norms rocking horse in oak
Post: RE: Norms rocking horse in oak

John I am an oil guy. Think it was Deft danish oil. But that little girl is now 24 and just got married.  RonL
RonL Woodworking 9 2,835 11-01-2019, 10:13 AM
  0 Thread: Norms rocking horse in oak
Post: RE: Norms rocking horse in oak

That was one of my favorite projects. Before it was completely finished I was taking care of my 2 year old granddaughter. She would get to ride the unfinished horse. Bribing grandchildren is a right o...
RonL Woodworking 9 2,835 10-31-2019, 01:44 PM
  0 Thread: Wondering if you have favorite season(s) or month(s)
Post: RE: Wondering if you have favorite season(s) or mo...

Winter. Phoenix summers are just to hot and my garage is not air conditioned.
RonL Woodworking 27 5,829 10-21-2019, 11:29 AM
  0 Thread: I am totally embarrassed
Post: RE: I am totally embarrassed

I have never done anything like that, at least since earlier this morning. ? RonL
RonL Woodworking 27 8,921 10-11-2019, 12:55 PM
  0 Thread: gift cutting board finish question
Post: RE: gift cutting board finish question

I use same as Bill on my end grain maple boards.
RonL Woodworking 8 3,101 09-01-2019, 04:31 PM
  0 Thread: The History of Pine Stud Quality
Post: RE: The History of Pine Stud Quality

Earlier this year I pulled an old 1x12 out from my small stack. It was a painted board I had rescued from a parts room. Probably at least 40 or 50 years old. Plained it down to 1/2 inch to use as dove...
RonL Woodworking 13 4,432 07-04-2019, 01:13 PM
  0 Thread: Rustic Cherry Hope Chest
Post: RE: Rustic Cherry Hope Chest

Beautiful and I really like project photos done in the shop they came out of.
RonL Woodworking 34 9,268 06-21-2019, 11:36 AM
  0 Thread: Stabilizing delicate wood
Post: RE: Stabilizing delicate wood

Not sure if this helps but light wood on the walnut was very soft and punky. I used most of a bottle of cryogenic thin glue. RonL
RonL Woodworking 9 4,172 12-20-2018, 03:26 PM
  0 Thread: jewelry boxes
Post: RE: jewelry boxes

I have used both, depending on box. This one is sticky felt.
RonL Woodworking 16 6,401 09-29-2018, 04:04 PM
  0 Thread: Project ideas for shorts?
Post: RE: Project ideas for shorts?

Fly box lots of different variation possible
RonL Woodworking 27 10,232 02-28-2018, 04:08 PM

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