Get Free, Friendly, Expert Advice
Call 1-866-244-8796 or email

Designed and Manufactured in Canada Since 1980


AxiomAudio Blog

Blind Listening Tests

Sneak Peek into Axiom’s Current Research and Development

Axiom’s Newest Speaker: The In-Ceiling M3

Wall'O'Fame
Greg's pseudo-HT room
EP175v4 with M3v4
Who's Online
3 registered (chesseroo, Ajax, MarkSJohnson), 49 Guests and 7 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Financing
Forum Stats
13336 Members
11 Forums
22947 Topics
405865 Posts

Max Online: 378 @ 02/24/13 04:33 PM
Top Posters
Ken.C 17809
pmbuko 16298
SirQuack 13344
CV 11273
MarkSJohnson 10968
Meanwhile On Facebook

Here's hoping you get what you really want this year! What could be better than...

Shopping made easy! Need it by the 24th? Upgrade to air shipping for just $20!...

Just two more days! Better tell your gift-givers! http://axiomaudio.com/holida...

So many people took advantage of the weekend sales! Lots of auditioning about t...

Page 91 of 103 < 1 2 ... 89 90 91 92 93 ... 102 103 >
Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#391603 - 04/01/13 09:21 AM Re: Got Wood? [Re: Murph]
MarkSJohnson Online   happy
shareholder in the making

Registered: 09/27/04
Posts: 10968
Loc: Central NH
Originally Posted By: Murph

Always lots of ideas for any problem eh? That's one of the things I like about woodworking. The problem solving.

Murph, that's funny, because that's one of the things that I've always enjoyed about woodworking as well.... and likely why my lack of ideas with particular problem was bugging me.

I'm still working on my workshop of late. I'm both excited that I'm getting it into "workable" condition (lots of problem-solving here) and equally frustrated that I have no room to work.

I used my biscuit joiner for the first time yesterday with the small blade for face frames (making cabinets of drawers). The tool doesn't go back in it's molded case with it's current setup, so I left it out when I was done. I must have moved it 8 times yesterday because I have NO freakin' horizontal surfaces to use until I get organized. Yet I can't get organized till I have a place to work!

Business has been quiet lately. I won't mind that at all if I can just make some progress in getting this shop set up!
_________________________
::::::: No disrespect to Axiom, but my favorite woofer is my yellow lab :::::::

Top
#391738 - 04/07/13 03:57 PM Re: Got Wood? [Re: MarkSJohnson]
MarkSJohnson Online   happy
shareholder in the making

Registered: 09/27/04
Posts: 10968
Loc: Central NH
Originally Posted By: MarkSJohnson
I'm still working on my workshop of late. I'm both excited that I'm getting it into "workable" condition (lots of problem-solving here) and equally frustrated that I have no room to work.

I used my biscuit joiner for the first time yesterday with the small blade for face frames (making cabinets of drawers).

I got back to this project and finished it today. I now have 6 very deep drawers (28" with full-extension drawer slides) to start organizing stuff and get it all off the horizontal surfaces.

Even though these two cabinets were only for the workshop, I treated them as an exercise towards eventual nicer stuff.

God, I love my workshop when I can actually work in it!



_________________________
::::::: No disrespect to Axiom, but my favorite woofer is my yellow lab :::::::

Top
#391739 - 04/07/13 04:13 PM Re: Got Wood? [Re: MarkSJohnson]
MarkSJohnson Online   happy
shareholder in the making

Registered: 09/27/04
Posts: 10968
Loc: Central NH
Installed:

_________________________
::::::: No disrespect to Axiom, but my favorite woofer is my yellow lab :::::::

Top
#391743 - 04/07/13 05:53 PM Re: Got Wood? [Re: MarkSJohnson]
St_PatGuy Offline
axiomite

Registered: 03/07/05
Posts: 7413
Loc: Glendale, Arizona
Mark, I am in awe of your wood.



Let me rephrase--I am in awe of your woodworking skills. I wish you would make more stuff and post all the time in this thread.
_________________________
***********
"Nothin' up my sleeve. . ." --Bullwinkle J. Moose

Top
#391744 - 04/07/13 06:00 PM Re: Got Wood? [Re: MarkSJohnson]
CV Offline
Founder, Axiom Upgrade Club
shareholder in the making

Registered: 07/20/06
Posts: 11273
Loc: Richland, WA, USA
Mark, you're awesome.

Top
#391745 - 04/07/13 08:06 PM Re: Got Wood? [Re: MarkSJohnson]
tomtuttle Offline
axiomite

Registered: 06/20/03
Posts: 8305
Loc: Tacoma
Really nice.

Furniture for your shop. Overachiever.
_________________________
bibere usque ad hilaritatem

Top
#391749 - 04/07/13 09:45 PM Re: Got Wood? [Re: MarkSJohnson]
Ajax Online   content
axiomite

Registered: 12/30/03
Posts: 6255
Loc: Cleveland, Ohio
Would you mind coming over and building me a chest of drawers to replace my parents beautiful mahogany chest. My sister took it home with her when she came to help me clear out my basement. wink

Really nice work, Mark. I have wood envy.


Edited by Ajax (04/07/13 09:45 PM)
_________________________
Jack

"People generally quarrel because they cannot argue." - G. K. Chesterton

Top
#391750 - 04/07/13 10:32 PM Re: Got Wood? [Re: Ajax]
Da_Gimp_Pimp Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 06/23/07
Posts: 4044
Loc: Sitting down somewhere
Originally Posted By: Ajax
I have wood envy.


Thought I'd only ever hear Bob utter that around here.
_________________________
Does a dyslexic atheist not believe in dog?

Top
#391754 - 04/07/13 11:50 PM Re: Got Wood? [Re: MarkSJohnson]
pmbuko Offline
shareholder in the making

Registered: 04/02/03
Posts: 16298
Loc: Leesburg, Virginia
I love the juxtaposition of the nicely finished drawers with the utilitarian bench legs.
_________________________
"I wish I had documented more…" said nobody on their death bed, ever.

Top
#391758 - 04/08/13 05:07 AM Re: Got Wood? [Re: MarkSJohnson]
MarkSJohnson Online   happy
shareholder in the making

Registered: 09/27/04
Posts: 10968
Loc: Central NH
Ha! I put in that workbench when we bought the house. It's 16' long if I remember correctly and the base is all 4X6s. It's rock-solid, but for good or bad, I followed the "level" of the floor so the workbench top is not level. OTOH, if I had built it to be level, one end of it would be thigh-level. smile
_________________________
::::::: No disrespect to Axiom, but my favorite woofer is my yellow lab :::::::

Top
Page 91 of 103 < 1 2 ... 89 90 91 92 93 ... 102 103 >



Moderator:  alan, Amie, Andrew, axiomadmin, Brent, Debbie, Ian, Jc 

Home  |  Corporate Info  |  Products  |  Message Board  |  FAQs  |  Warranty  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Statement   |  Contact Us

©2014 Colquhoun Audio Laboratories Limited
All Rights Reserved.