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Just for Fun – Tool Definitions

Walt Vandekieft shared this resource that serves as a reminder for experienced woodworkers and possibly a valuable learning tool for some of our newer members. TOOL DEFINITIONS SKIL SAW: A portable cutting tool used to make boards too short. BELT SANDER: An electric sanding tool commonly used to convert minor touch-up jobs into major refinishing

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2nd Annual AWA BBQ

On June 29, 2017, we had our second annual BBQ, once again hosted at the beautiful home of Ted and Debbie Monk. It was another successful event and a good time was had by all.  Highlights included friendly conversation, garden tours, washer toss, a delicious and diverse spread, a show-and-tell and a shop tour.   A

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2016-03-12 Library Review

On Saturday, March 12 several members gathered at our usual meeting place for a review of the library. Stephen distributed lists to everyone to check for duplication and condition of books. We discarded old or damaged books and checked that listings were accurate and complete. Ted and Gary took on review of magazines and DVDs

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2010-10-12 Meeting

This month’s meeting of the Atlantic Woodworkers Association featured an informative session with Lee Valley’s Assistant Manager, Kevin Hurst, who spoke to us about hinges, all kinds of hinges. Kevin, who used to be a professional cabinet maker before working with LV, focused his presentation on the most common questions regarding hinges that they are

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