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Scrap Wood? There's No Such Thing!

Scrap Wood? There’s No Such Thing!

331{icon} {views}This month’s meeting of the Atlantic Woodworkers Association featured Dave Wilkins from the Nova Woodturners Guild with a woodturning demo. The theme of his presentation was projects to do with all those small pieces of scrap wood that we tend to accumulate. For this presentation Dave took a 3 to 4 inch square of […]

The NWG Checks Out Chucking Options

The NWG Checks Out Chucking Options

79{icon} {views}This month’s meeting of the Nova Woodturners Guild focused on chucking options, the upcoming Woodturning Week at Lee Valley and a well participated Show and Tell session. David Wilkins presented an excellent tutorial on the extensive variety of chucking options available to today’s woodturner. He spoke at length on the four prong spur drive, […]

AWA Nesting Boxes And Show And Tell

117{icon} {views}This month’s meeting of the Atlantic Woodworkers Association was our After Christmas Show and Tell, where members brought in ‘toys’ that they received as gifts as well as projects that they were able to complete over the holidays. We also had a special guest from the Nova Scotia Federation of Anglers and Hunters, Wilf […]

The Moncton Wood Show 2009

The Moncton Wood Show 2009

293{icon} {views}I made a trip to Moncton, New Brunswick this past weekend to attend the 8th Annual Moncton Woodworking Show. Since the cancellation of the Halifax show a couple of years ago this has become an annual trip for me… and always a rewarding one too. Of course, by that I mean that I always […]