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Old Thresher’s – Final Day

Posted by on Sep 5, 2013 in Events, Urban Timbers | 0 comments

Old Thresher’s – Final Day

Day four was a pretty eventful day on the sales floor, so not much work got done at the bench. I spent day five bouncing back and forth between our display and the Steam Engine Powered Sawmill waiting for my walnut log to be milled. We got some photos and a bit of video when it finally got under way. Enjoy! Your browser does not support the video tag Share this:FacebookTwitterEmailPrintMoreGoogleLinkedInRedditStumbleUponTumblrDiggPinterestPocketLike this:Like...

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Old Thresher’s – Day 3 – Logs and Dovetails

Posted by on Sep 1, 2013 in Events, Urban Timbers | 0 comments

Old Thresher’s – Day 3 – Logs and Dovetails

What a great day! I’ve been horse trading all week for some logs to mill into slabs and the first one arrived this morning. It’s a good looking 30″ x 10′ walnut that was salvaged by a local lawn and tree service. At the bench today we spent a lot of time talking, but we still managed to get the sides dovetailed to the bottom. People had to stop and watch as Jessie chopped her first dovetails. It was a lot of fun to watch her drive home that first joint… She’s visibly anxious at first, but that changes pretty quickly. So glad we got it on film! Your...

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