5702292633 33869bf97c b - Sand down the last inch of the back of the fuselage stick by wbaiv

Sand down the last inch of the back of the fuselage stick by wbaiv

My favorite tool for this is a fingernail sander…. medium or coarse. This is the one semi-precision shaping… everything else is cut or snap to size and glue flat side to flat side… Hold the last inch of the stick on the sanding stick, push it back and forth. Start with a bit of angle, […]

5702861310 4c6cd03c98 b - Fingernail clippers work just fine as balsa cutters... by wbaiv

Fingernail clippers work just fine as balsa cutters… by wbaiv

They’re good on plastic model part cutting out too. Nail clippers are good all-purpose model building tools, sharp, lots of leverage. Sometimes the built-in files are actually useful. Not so much in this case. A big, straight-blade toenail clipper is a better tool, the fingernail versions are easier to find, around the house… IMG_5746.JPG #furniture […]

7705134998 cd07164d93 b - DSC01123 by archer10 (Dennis) 121M Views

DSC01123 by archer10 (Dennis) 121M Views

PLEASE, no multi invitations or self promotion in your comments, THEY WILL BE DELETED. My photos are FREE for anyone to use, just give me credit and it would be nice if you let me know, thanks – NONE OF MY PICTURES ARE HDR. Oliver was carved from one-hundred-year-old cypress by Susan R. White. It […]

3382391789 31b3e30645 b - Baptist Meeting House (1806) / Free Church (1862) - triangular gable fan detail by origamidon

Baptist Meeting House (1806) / Free Church (1862) – triangular gable fan detail by origamidon

North Bingham Street, West Cornwall, Vermont USA • Greek Revival style, 1 story. Features: corner pilasters, wall pilasters, full entablature, triangular gable fan, peaked lintelboards, entry pilasters, entry entablature. • Remodeled by George Smith (father of Clinton), as the Free Church, in 1862. • Clinton Smith was 16 when his father did whatever he did […]

3724312599 1890216d52 b - DGJ_4006 - Light through jade by archer10 (Dennis) 96M Views

DGJ_4006 – Light through jade by archer10 (Dennis) 96M Views

PLEASE, no multi invitations (none is better) in your comments. Thanks. Visited a crafts place and seen some interesting things but the quality was not the best. This is a piece of jade that was carved and they were showing how the light passes through it. #furniture #DIY #woodwork #woodworking #freedownload #woodworkingprojects #woodsmith ,wood craft, […]