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Anthony Bailey

Putting My World To Rights

10 April 2018

I never seem to be short of jobs that need doing at home, and sometimes they inspire articles in the magazine too. Actually I’ve just thought of one but I won’t tell you what it is right now, but it should get into print. Last Easter weekend my designated task was removing our existing large ceramic ...

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  • Triffid Desk Pen

    By sammysam

    Saturday, August 18, 2018 - 4:33 PM

    This is my most ambitious project so far. It is a long desk pen 10 inches long and a pen holder in the shape of a flower. The base is carved and burnt. All...

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  • Sash Windows

    By Mike Jordan

    Wednesday, August 8, 2018 - 2:55 PM

    Riley's Manual of Carpentry & Joinery is also a very good source of info. Long out of print but available as a used item and also on line FOCMike.

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  • Summer greeting from Tokyo, Japan

    By myoshiiky

    Wednesday, August 1, 2018 - 12:42 PM

    Hello, PeteThe UK is uncomfortable, too.The global weather is damaged. Isn't it?By the way, I'm very happy you enjoyed my works.Could you look and hav...

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  • Summer greeting from Tokyo, Japan

    By myoshiiky

    Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 12:24 AM

    Hello, ClaudeI'm glad you enjoyed my works.Is that so?The temperature has been same as ours.Heated Earth!!Thank you,Yoshii

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  • Summer greeting from Tokyo, Japan

    By Claude

    Monday, July 30, 2018 - 3:46 PM

    Nice work, Yoshii!  The temperature here has been around 35C for last couple of weeks, but the heat index says it feels like 40C.Claude Claude2018-07-30 15:49:11

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  • Summer greeting from Tokyo, Japan

    By bodrighy

    Monday, July 30, 2018 - 12:32 PM

    Welcopme, the weather here in the UK is not much better, hot then heavy rain and humid. Very clever in so many ways. Look forward to seeing what else you do.Pete

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  • Summer greeting from Tokyo, Japan

    By myoshiiky

    Monday, July 30, 2018 - 7:55 AM

    Summer greeting from Tokyo, Japan   This summer in Tokyo is of terribly hot. Someday was over 40 degrees Celsius. The western part of Japa...

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  • Beech Cheeseboard

    By HM Handicrafts

    Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 7:09 PM

    Thanks Duncan. I'm not au fait with wood types yet and can only go off what the tutor said. Though it doesn't have the mottling I've come to recognise as beech, so you're probably right!Misa

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