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Archive for August 19th, 2007

Graduate – ABC program helpful (Fine homebuilding)

Posted by netorius on August 19, 2007

Herald-Mail – Babcock graduated Thursday, along with 31 others who completed similar apprenticeships in carpentry, electrical work, plumbing and other areas. “I wanted to gain the knowledge,” he said. “There’s only so much you can learn on the job.” The graduates

The Unreal Estate Boom
Wired – Magic weapons won in arduous quests, furniture built with tediously acquired carpentry skills, characters made powerful through years of obsessive play – taken as a whole, they are the GNP of Britannia. Literally. Last year – in an academic paper

Cher and share alike: House’s parts reunited, now a tribute to singer
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette – In an ingenious act of carpentry, the staircase swings open on a hinge so you can easily move furniture up and down. A rooftop deck accessed by a window offers a place to sunbathe. The house also has a semi-finished basement that includes both a

Charter changes to go to voters
TriVallyCentral – Miles said the survey also indicated that senior citizens are concerned about identifying vendors that would provide reasonable rates for carpentry and plumbing services. She said the survey also indicated that senior citizens want more educational

Vo-tech Schools
Cumberland County Sentinel – Advertising, Art and Design, Automotive Collision, Automotive Technology, Carpentry, Child Care, Computer Information Systems, Cosmetology, Criminal Justice, Culinary Arts, Dental Assistant, Diesel Technology, Electrical Systems Technology

Leader ban gaya gentleman
Times of India – The only one who could fit the bill would be Munna Bhai, more so since his real counterpart must have courage in his conviction, and willingness to learn carpentry/cooking/carving or know how to delegate it to some jail circuit. I tried

A fine import: Made in England, home brims with heirlooms, hardwood
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette – The front door is less than 3 feet high on this 1874 model house, built by a lumber company to show off its carpentry skills. The Campbell children used it as a playhouse. Click photo for larger image.


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Hahn’s Woodworking Company, Inc. – Quality Garage Doors (Woodworking)

Posted by netorius on August 19, 2007

Manufacturer since 1984 of carriage house barn doors and stile and rail doors with electric motorized overhead operation. Directions and contacts.

Women In Woodworking – Schools
Aside from some high school shop classes, the vast majority of woodworkers are self-taught. We stock up on tools and then go to work, usually alone in our shops.

Free Woodworking Plans, Woodworking Projects @ Rare Plans !
The very best free woodworking plans, & wood working projects. Free Woodworking Plans and Metal Working Plans Directory : Now with over 550 plans!

Fine Woodworking Magazine
You strive for excellence in your work and understand that no detail is too small. It’s this same commitment to quality that makes Fine Woodworking magazine a must-have resource for every workshop

WoodBin – Woodworking Software Central
WoodBin home page, featuring woodworking software utilities, listings, FAQ, reviews, free software Woodworking Software Central. Welcome to WoodBin. This is the place to learn about woodworking

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Woodworker makes custom furniture, kitchens a specialty (Carpentry)

Posted by netorius on August 19, 2007

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette – With no formal education in woodworking, Mr. Herforth said he learned his trade on the job from some very talented craftsmen. For two years after graduating from college, he “cut his teeth” at Quality Millwork in Finleyville, where he discovered he

The Workbench: Slather on the paste to strip carved wood
Seattle Post Intelligencer – It hasn’t. So keep it as long as the fogginess doesn’t drive you nuts. And you can find rattan-working supplies (even fiber rush, which may make the tying easier) online at Rockler Woodworking, , or call 800-279-4441 for a

Model pilots Wasatch Aero Modelers fly radio-controlled electric
Deseret News – The process of building an aircraft throws model builders into a crash course concerning the many areas involved in making something fly, from mechanics to physics to electronics to woodworking. The other crash course is literally that learning

Pitch made for more funds for Somersworth voc-ed
Fosters Daily Democrat – Money from the Perkins Grant for Career Technical education programs will be used to add another section, and Patterson will be teaching three blocks of building trades this year along with woodworking 1 and 2. “That’s not a long-term solution; that’s

What’s that in your back pocket?
Southern Illinoisan – Many are from the early colonial era when woodworking tools were very crude and limited. None were power driven, except by elbow grease. There has never been a piece of furniture that I watched Norm turn out that I did not say or think to myself

How to Build an Adirondack Lawn Chair and Table: Simple DIY
Popular Mechanics – How to Build an Adirondack Lawn Chair and Table: Simple DIY Woodworking Project Step-by step plans to make the classiest lawn furniture around, with 3D animation and master-level blueprints

Republic of Karelia
Kommersant – Karelia’s place in Russia’s economic system is primarily determined by industries using local natural resources (forestry, woodworking, pulp and paper, ferrous metallurgy, and building materials) and industries using imported raw materials, i.e

Make My Day
American Reporter – This satellite dish would only get woodworking shows, home improvement shows, and football. And if football wasn’t on, there would be DVDs of every pro and college game. I would also allow basketball, unless NFL Europe was on. A “No Children

Albert Hanley Pefley Sr.
Daily Iowegian – Al’s hobbies included BBQing, fishing, gardening, golfing, woodworking, antiquing, furniture restoration and Bible study. He was active with Emmaus, Lion’s Club, Jaycees, Odd Fellow Lodge, Disciples and many church committees. In addition to

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