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by DogsDanglies
Wed Feb 20, 2013 5:43 pm
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: Slotted drawer slips - Why?
Replies: 28
Views: 2630

Re: Slotted drawer slips - Why?

Is it of any relevance that on the sides the cuts run in the same direction per side, yet on the front one of the cuts is in a different direction?
by DogsDanglies
Sun Feb 17, 2013 10:05 am
Forum: Turning
Topic: Re-turn
Replies: 14
Views: 3769

Re: Re-turn

Good job!
by DogsDanglies
Tue Jan 29, 2013 4:21 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: More storage
Replies: 28
Views: 3142

Re: More storage

Well done, Doug!

Thanks for the WIP.

Can you knock me out a quote for a spice rack?
by DogsDanglies
Mon Jan 14, 2013 10:54 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Timber store
Replies: 15
Views: 1764

Re: Timber store

Looks good!
by DogsDanglies
Sun Dec 16, 2012 9:44 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Six Board Chest
Replies: 13
Views: 1762

Re: Six Board Chest

Well done, both of you
by DogsDanglies
Mon Dec 03, 2012 11:49 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Framing a stained glass panel
Replies: 11
Views: 1350

Re: Framing a stained glass panel

Well done, Doug!

Thanks for going to the trouble of the WIP as well, very interesting.

Especially good job on the feet, you'll soon be able to make a towel rail ;)
by DogsDanglies
Wed Nov 28, 2012 4:52 pm
Forum: Turning
Topic: Boxes
Replies: 11
Views: 2720

Re: Boxes

Doug wrote:
Carbide tip but no shield to get clogged, also the square shaft means the tip is always at the correct cutting angle


Looks like it does the job ok
by DogsDanglies
Wed Nov 28, 2012 2:00 pm
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: filling a scribed gap
Replies: 10
Views: 1553

Re: filling a scribed gap

I've never seen this done either but for those who just can't manage a proper scribe this sounds good. Another option is foam or putty. Or any old gunge - chewing gum? According to Jimmy of Jimmy's Farm fame :?: one of the many constituents of chewing gum is PVA, thus making it an ideal solution :!...
by DogsDanglies
Wed Nov 28, 2012 1:53 pm
Forum: Turning
Topic: Boxes
Replies: 11
Views: 2720

Re: Boxes

Which hollowing system did you get?

Saw a bloke demonstrating one of these yesterday, and it looked very good to use, although not a massive depth of cut: http://www.easywoodtools.com/
by DogsDanglies
Wed Nov 28, 2012 9:41 am
Forum: Turning
Topic: Boxes
Replies: 11
Views: 2720

Re: Boxes

lovely work, Doug!
by DogsDanglies
Mon Nov 26, 2012 4:07 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Small Box...
Replies: 16
Views: 2009

Re: Small Box...

Good job!
by DogsDanglies
Fri Nov 09, 2012 6:36 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Latest B-room
Replies: 6
Views: 1130

Re: Latest B-room

Good job, Doug!!
by DogsDanglies
Fri Nov 02, 2012 4:07 pm
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: Stairway from hell
Replies: 8
Views: 1599

Re: Stairway from hell

Tim Nott wrote: just glue won't work


That's knackered the wedges up then! :lol:
by DogsDanglies
Tue Oct 30, 2012 2:56 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Box in a Log.
Replies: 39
Views: 4339

Re: Box in a Log.

Nice job!

Very effective
by DogsDanglies
Mon Oct 29, 2012 3:50 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Record router table
Replies: 10
Views: 1176

Re: Record router table

modernist wrote:Well

Fences flex, sliding table sticks, cross fence rides up when you use the clamp, dust extraction doesn't, you trip over the splayed table legs, the legs bend when you try to move the machine......................


At least I can't be accused over over selling the Record :D



Many thanks
by DogsDanglies
Mon Oct 29, 2012 2:14 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Record router table
Replies: 10
Views: 1176

Re: Record router table

Many of you will remember how much I love my Record router table. Any reasonable offer for this hideous pile of shite will be snapped up instantly. Can I ask what was wrong with it, or is there a link to a relevant thread somewhere? Obviously if you are in a period of mourning, and find it difficul...
by DogsDanglies
Tue Oct 16, 2012 8:01 am
Forum: Turning
Topic: Bowl
Replies: 13
Views: 3020

Re: Bowl

Well done, Doug, another nice piece!
by DogsDanglies
Mon Oct 15, 2012 6:33 pm
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: is it worth keeping the wood
Replies: 31
Views: 2827

Re: is it worth keeping the wood

I hope it all turns out well for you!

At least you will have plenty of firewood to see you through the Scottish winters
by DogsDanglies
Sat Oct 13, 2012 10:03 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Childs Four Poster.
Replies: 25
Views: 2829

Re: Childs Four Poster.

That's a really nice job!

Could you crayon the name in? ;)
by DogsDanglies
Fri Oct 05, 2012 10:01 pm
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: jonny's Reviews
Replies: 12
Views: 1417

Re: jonny's Reviews

Which bit of the Tiomos hinge did you use to open the bottle of Brewdog?? ;)
by DogsDanglies
Fri Oct 05, 2012 2:34 pm
Forum: Turning
Topic: Fruit bowl
Replies: 12
Views: 2888

Re: Fruit bowl

Nice job, mate!

I like the way that you have left bark on some of the rim but not all
by DogsDanglies
Fri Oct 05, 2012 1:51 pm
Forum: Turning
Topic: Hi all
Replies: 13
Views: 3719

Re: Hi all

Hello Brian, You must be popular, you've got 2 replies already!! I notice you like playing in the garage. Can I point you in the direction of one of the members selling a crotchless wetsuit, might be of some interest to you?? You will probably fit in well with the majority on here who seem to like w...
by DogsDanglies
Tue Sep 18, 2012 6:14 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: What wood
Replies: 32
Views: 3862

Re: What wood

karl wrote:I'd definitely be interested to see regular updates. Even if I don't have any pertinent comments.

Cheers

Karl



I'd like to see more pictures of hairy bricks, please, and i definitely won't have any pertinent comments! ;)

+1 for keeping the thread running
by DogsDanglies
Tue Sep 11, 2012 3:43 pm
Forum: Power Tools and Machinery
Topic: Wetstone sharpeners
Replies: 9
Views: 1224

Re: Wetstone sharpeners

+1 for the Pro-Edge.

As already stated, pricey but good!
by DogsDanglies
Mon Sep 10, 2012 8:33 am
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: hiding screws
Replies: 16
Views: 2310

Re: hiding screws

I've used these people before:

http://plugitdowel.co.uk" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by DogsDanglies
Mon Sep 10, 2012 8:24 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Airing unit
Replies: 8
Views: 1349

Re: Airing unit

Thanks for sharing, Doug, will be interesting to see the finished item.

I hope you were careful when you used the spindle moulder, it looks really dangerous!
by DogsDanglies
Sun Jun 17, 2012 6:34 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Fathers Day Present
Replies: 26
Views: 1765

Re: Fathers Day Present

Nice Job!
by DogsDanglies
Wed May 30, 2012 10:47 am
Forum: Turning
Topic: A Couple Of Pens
Replies: 3
Views: 1966

A Couple Of Pens

Just to prove that there is more to woodworking than edge-banders and spindle moulders ( ;) ), here are a couple of pens made recently: The first is an 18th birthday present, a Majestic kit in Rhodium, with African Blackwood http://i401.photobucket.com/albums/pp95/mwphots/Woodwork/th_da362baa.jpg Th...
by DogsDanglies
Tue May 15, 2012 8:46 am
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: new boy
Replies: 8
Views: 1448

Re: new boy

Hi Jacko,

Hope you enjoy it here. I'm still trying to get into the inner circle, but I flatly refuse to walk around with my underpants round my ankles :)
by DogsDanglies
Sat Mar 31, 2012 7:45 pm
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: Preservative
Replies: 77
Views: 6672

Re: Preservative

jfc wrote:Ahhh facts from the internet . I get all my information from the bloke down the pub :lol:


It must be true if it's on the internet! Anyway, the bloke down the pub is a t**t, he thinks Coventry will stay up this year
by DogsDanglies
Sat Mar 24, 2012 8:14 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: My latest awl...
Replies: 6
Views: 958

Re: My latest awl...

That looks quality!

Excuse my ignorance, but what is the purpose behind the vacuum infusing with resin?
by DogsDanglies
Fri Mar 23, 2012 10:21 am
Forum: Turning
Topic: Newbie
Replies: 6
Views: 1736

Re: Newbie

All I would add is to think about joining a club, you don`t say where you are, but watching others is an excellent way to learn & I`ve always found wood turners to be more than willing to pass on advice. Quite agree with Doug, if you can find a club, it is an excellent way of learning. One word...
by DogsDanglies
Tue Mar 20, 2012 5:44 pm
Forum: Woodworking
Topic: storing sheet materials
Replies: 46
Views: 6921

Re: storing sheet materials

I nearly bought a sheet of MDF once, but found it wouldn't fit in the boot of my Ford KA. I tried to cut it down with my Thomas Flinn Pax 1776 Dovetail Saw, but where I had opened a tin of paint with it, it was knackered and wouldn't cut. To make matters worse, the timber merchant wouldn't take the ...
by DogsDanglies
Sun Mar 11, 2012 6:50 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Walnut WIP - Finished Pictures
Replies: 137
Views: 9542

Re: Walnut WIP - Finished Pictures

A lovely piece, Mr Ed, and some quality photos too!
by DogsDanglies
Sun Mar 11, 2012 6:45 pm
Forum: Turning
Topic: Urn
Replies: 6
Views: 1566

Re: Urn

Doug wrote:It is very shiny & a surprisingly good finish saying it`s from an aerosol :o


I misread this bit, thought it said "........................ saying it's from a can " :lol:

It does look to be a very good finish, and another vote for the gold wax here!
by DogsDanglies
Tue Feb 28, 2012 3:13 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Coffee Table and Wall Mirror in American Black Walnut
Replies: 26
Views: 2174

Re: Coffee Table and Wall Mirror in American Black Walnut

Both lovely pieces!

Personally, I like the square pegs in the breadboard ends, but I don't know what refined means :lol:
by DogsDanglies
Fri Feb 17, 2012 10:22 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Arch frame and hardwood door set ...... To start with
Replies: 78
Views: 6288

Re: Arch frame and hardwood door set ...... To start with

That looks the Dogs Danglies!! :)
by DogsDanglies
Mon Feb 13, 2012 5:46 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Linen cupboard
Replies: 37
Views: 3597

Re: Linen cupboard

Thanks for doing the WIP on the dovetails, very useful! Top tip on using the bandsaw to start the waste removal process. I still use a coping saw to remove the bulk of the waste, but it is a PITA, so this is what I have learnt today (the forum had better watch out, it will be gaining a reputation fo...
by DogsDanglies
Mon Feb 13, 2012 5:34 pm
Forum: Finishing
Topic: sanding
Replies: 26
Views: 2279

Re: sanding

jfc wrote:I have to belt sand everything to hide my dodgy joints :lol:


I belt sand everything to hide my dodgy joints and because I haven't got a plane or a scraper.......... :)

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