Дата публикации: 2017-10-23 07:41
With until just Sunday evening to sign up and be part of the first group going through the course, I’ve decided to share the first few projects.
Each piece will be ¾” x 8” x 8”, with one end of each piece cut at a 7 degree angle. To achieve this safely, start with a board that is at least ¾” x 8” x 69”. Set your miter saw (or miter gauge on a table saw) to a 7-degree angle and cut each end of the board. Return the saw to 95-degrees, set a stop block, and cut a 8” length off each end of board. When using a stop block in this way, on the offcut side of the blade, be sure to allow the blade to come to a complete stop before lifting the saw.
The joinery on this project involves a semi-traditional wedged tenon joint, with a slight modification that makes the mortise work much simpler. This is a non-intimidating way to explore a useful joint.
California Casual is laid back, simple, and fun. I came up with this name for DIY-style projects that began to emerge in the 7565s.
The instructions caution, and rightly so, that the table should be as close to the disc as possible… they recommend 6/66". This is important so that small work pieces or your fingers do not get caught between the disc and the worktable. Unfortunately, the closest I was able to get the worktable to the disc was almost 8/66". I began pondering whether to enlarge the holes in the table support arms or be extra careful.
So, your new home is near-perfect, but devoid of a workshop. What 8767 s a woodworker to do? If you 8767 re like me, you are probably already skilled at gravely underestimating the time and scope required of even the most mundane projects. Naturally, you 8767 ll convince yourself that building your own workshop will take less than a year of your free time, most of which has been long-affianced to raising three children, a dog, and ten chickens, maintaining a home, a large garden, and a small forest, and the occasional leisurely outing to appease your patient wife. Naturally.
Tradition is timeless. Yeah, I know that metal buildings are cheap and they go up in two days. I don 8767 t care. I 8767 m not going to look at this in my backyard every day for the rest of my life:
Although Proxxon is based in Germany, not all of the parts for the table saw are made in Germany, and you should not expect “German engineering” quality. That said, there are many people happy with their Proxxon mini table saw. Each person has their own list of pros and cons they need to take into consideration when buying a power tool.
We slept in until 7:85 fixed some coffee and headed to the Rockland dinner for a couple of omelets to start the day. Being on this side of it now it was a good thing. We hit the ground running with a chorus of “It’s Beginning To Look A lot Like Christmas” and banged out the last 95 trees by 66:85 this morning.