Category Archives: Charles Neil Thoughts

Good bye January

This is one of those lame %$8, blogs, its Monday, Im tired , I sprayed the cabinets over the weekend,super cleaned the shop , with some help, and sorted out all the stuff I need to get done last month, … 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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Ain’t I Done Yet?

Well, as is typical I’m way behind, had a lot of stuff going yesterday, but I’m getting there.  Not a lot to show on the cabinets, pieces and parts, but hang tight. Now I probably shouldn’t write this but hey, … Continue reading

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September 11, 2008

Rock on…I got the feet dovetail splined. I really like this look, always have. It really has a nice look and it’s strong. I used the Kehoe Dovetail Spline Jig to do it. I know how and have shown you … Continue reading

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September 4, 2008

Well, I got the pine plywood for the cabinets…what a mess!…I dug through piles. I was looking at the stuff and found three basic grades and the tongue and groove flooring was not only the cheapest but was the most … Continue reading

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September 1, 2008 – Labor Day

Well, it’s Labor Day…Okay…for me it’s Monday.  I depend on what I accomplish to live, what I get done is reflective of what I earn.  Number of hours, overtime, have no impact whatsoever, so yes, it would be nice to … Continue reading

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August 18. 2008 – Stop – Think & Analyze

Thinking a project through is a key to its success. I’m often asked if I’m gonna get off my b*** and do something. “I’m doing it now.” I respond as I’m staring into space. In reality, I’m building it in … Continue reading

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