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Yet more offcuts!

It’s probably fitting that my first proper post this year is about buying more wood, rather than actually doing anything with it! Wood Recycling Project I have a couple of days off work to coincide with a school holiday, so … Continue reading

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Wood stock

This post is mainly for my own benefit … Most of my timber is catalogued below, but a lot isn’t, including the MDF, ply, tanalised timber and most of my pine and reclaimed timber. Where I know them the price … Continue reading

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More offcuts

Yesterday after visiting my relative I went to Wenban’s to check out their offcuts. As usual they had a whole load of Pine, Iroko, Idigbo, Utile etc plus a few bits of Oak, Ash, Beech, Tulip etc.

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Wood from the Rectory

Today I visited a relative in a nearby town for lunch. Before I left she mentioned she had some wood she didn’t need and pulled out a nice close grained little offcut of pine which I gladly accepted. She then … Continue reading

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Adding to my offcut collection

On Wednesday I went to Wenban’s to see what they had in their offcut section. I was mostly looking for some suitable hardwood to edge the top of my drill press stand with, but there were a few other nice … Continue reading

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Another lack of progress report

Another two weekends have passed with no progress on any of my projects 😦 Last weekend I had to look after the kids for the whole 4 days while my wife studied. This weekend a combination of bad weather and … Continue reading

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Delivery day

Today has been a good day for deliveries. First was the Garden Buildings Manual from Amazon. I’m sure I could find all the information I need from this book online, but working with computers all day means the last thing … Continue reading

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