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Stanley

Post by jem » Sun Mar 22, 2015 6:47 pm

Strong back almost ready. Shed needs some organization. :lol:

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Re: Stanley

Post by tx river rat » Tue Mar 24, 2015 12:43 pm

Hummmmmmmmmmmm
What have you been up to Mat?
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Re: Stanley

Post by Oldsparkey » Tue Mar 24, 2015 7:08 pm

tx river rat wrote:Hummmmmmmmmmmm
What have you been up to Mat?
Ron

My exact thoughts Ron..............

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Re: Stanley

Post by jem » Tue Mar 24, 2015 7:21 pm

tx river rat wrote:Hummmmmmmmmmmm
What have you been up to Mat?
Ron
Getting back in the game, boys.
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Re: Stanley

Post by jem » Tue Mar 24, 2015 7:29 pm

Getting the panels laid out.

When I picked up the plywood I had them rip the plywood lengthwise up the middle. When I drew up the plans I made sure all the parts were nested to 24 x 96" sheet. The angle of the camera make the below sheets look short but trust me they are full length. :wink:

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Also invested in a Starret T-24 aluminum T-square. Very nice and easy to work with. Got mine from http://www.toolbarn.com/

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Re: Stanley

Post by jem » Wed Mar 25, 2015 7:16 pm

Can't say enough for these blades. Very clean cutting. Note that the teeth are not slanted up or down. Just perpendicular like a Japanese pull saw.

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Re: Stanley

Post by jem » Sun Mar 29, 2015 3:13 pm

Getting all the parts cut out.

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Re: Stanley

Post by Wannabe » Sun Mar 29, 2015 10:32 pm

Matt,
From looking at the curves on the panels this is not going to be a GrandFather Clock. Am I Hot or Cold? Is it something we have seen before, Hot or Cold? It it something New, Hot or Cold?
Bob
PS. And Who or What is Stanley

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Re: Stanley

Post by OnkaBob » Mon Mar 30, 2015 3:56 am

Wannabe wrote:PS. And Who or What is Stanley
I reckon it's Stanley Kubrick - which means it's going to look like something out of either "2001 A Space Odyssey" or "A Clockwork Orange". :lol:

That's a great idea nesting the panels into half sheets - it will make transport and handling of the ply much easier. 8)
Cheers, Bob

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Re: Stanley

Post by jem » Mon Mar 30, 2015 5:56 am

Wannabe wrote:Matt,
From looking at the curves on the panels this is not going to be a GrandFather Clock. Am I Hot or Cold? Is it something we have seen before, Hot or Cold? It it something New, Hot or Cold?
Bob
PS. And Who or What is Stanley
1) No tickity toc
2) I'm sure everyone here has seen a wooden boat before. :P But it's a new design.
3) The name "Stanley" is a play on the style of "craft" this was design was inspired by. :wink:
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