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Saturday 15 September 2018
by Wulf
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Empty and Full

Bookcase – completed On top of my previous labour, it took most of yesterday and today but the bookcase is finally installed and full of books, even if not yet properly set in order. Frustratingly, the mini shelf at the … Continue reading

Thursday 6 September 2018
by Wulf
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Making Sawdust

I took the day off work today with the main purpose of making headway on my bookshelf project. Mainly I made sawdust, along with a few mistakes, but at least it was heading in the direction of progress. I’ve been … Continue reading

Tuesday 28 August 2018
by Wulf
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En Rout

So, that router I mentioned yesterday. This isn’t the networking device that helps directs packets of information; it is the woodworking power tool that sends sawdust flying but, if you get it right, gouges out beautiful and precise patterns. You’ve … Continue reading

Tuesday 21 August 2018
by Wulf
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Tools for the Job

It isn’t just photography where having the right tools makes a big difference. I can see it in all sorts of areas I am interested in, such as painting, music and woodwork. Woodwork? That isn’t a consuming interest although I’ve … Continue reading

Sunday 6 May 2018
by Wulf
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Grenade

I came back from my trip to Devon with a new (to me) sledgehammer and splitting grenade, which I put to work this afternoon. The grenade isn’t explosive but does make it possible to break down logs that have resisted … Continue reading

Friday 2 June 2017
by Wulf
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A Holey Day

Most of this afternoon was spent doing DIY – specifically putting up a picture rail in the hallway – because a chunk of this morning was spent at the local Homebase, eyeing up cordless electric drills. Or is that the … Continue reading