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  • martzy
    by martzy
    My father was diagnosed with Alzheimer's this last summer. We had to move him into a nursing home because he couldn't take care of himself anymore. He used to run a successful wood shop. He made shooting benches, picnic tables, porch swings, among other things. My cousin bought his property so we...
    Today, 05:43 PM
  • jim_mex
    Reply to Darkening oak
    by jim_mex
    Hi Jim - a long while back I did a series of ebonizing tests using the steel wool and vinegar method on a variety of woods. On white oak the color turns out to be a light grey. On red oak its a much darker grey black. To get the best out of ebonizing i.e. the blackest coloration the wood needs t o be...
    Today, 04:50 PM
  • RJweb
    Reply to My lucky day!
    by RJweb
    In Texas here everuthing is by appointment only, we had our first shot wednesday and on thrusday the VA contacted me to got my shot next week, but i just made room for another vetean, RJ
    Today, 04:09 PM
  • jim_mex
    Mexican Covid19 Vaccination logo - my version :)
    by jim_mex
    I little Covis19 relief...

    Having just viewed my official invitation to receive my first Covid19 jab this coming week I had a little chuckle to myself over the name and logo the government has adopted for the folks who will administer the vaccinations.

    In Spanish they have...
    Today, 04:08 PM
  • Jim McDonald
    Reply to Darkening oak
    by Jim McDonald
    Might be. I am going to be making a sign using oak plywood and I think I may want the background a tone other than the oak. May explore other veneers as well.
    Today, 02:58 PM