Monthly Archives: January 2009

Finishing MDF

On yesterday’s blog, Larry asked for a better photo of the inserted spline, here it is Larry. You’ll notice further down in this blog when the hole is drilled for the hinge insert that you can see the spline there … Continue reading

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MDF Splines & Cabinets

I’ve got the cabinets  primed, filled and ready for paint.  I’ve got the backs done and ready for the doors.   I decided to go with the MDF so as to have a nice flat panel as these doors simply get a routed profile.  I … Continue reading

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Bad weather day

I guess its our turn.  I’ve been making fun of all you “Yanks” having bad weather.  Well seems today it’s our turn.  We are still not near as cold as you guys,  it’s 28 here.  Snowing,sleeting and icing all at the same time, keeps changing … Continue reading

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Where did it go, Where did it go

Came over here to write a little blog, and it was gone….Where did it go? Ken and Sherri have gotten more of the site done and cookin, looks good, but My blog dropped down a few notches, I am going … Continue reading

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Slant Front Desk Time

I have a little more to get done on the cabinets. I have all of the cases built so I will start the finish process this week end. I’ll start with a coat of shellac just to insure everything is … Continue reading

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Armoire and Mirror

Last night we delivered the mirror we made to go with the bedroom suite we built, and got some photos we forgot to get last time. I want you to see the Accuride Pocket Door System and the way I … Continue reading

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Its Cherry Time

Yesterday, I got some cherry in from Justin and Billy at Willow Run, all 12″ and wider. I need to sort through it to see if it will do what I want on this slant front desk. I’ve also emailed … Continue reading

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