On Tue, 4 Jul 2006, Tom Rettie wrote:
> When I was building mine, I had to keep reminding myself, "remember, it's only a wheel
> barrow. It sits out in the weather and you use it to haul junk around. It doesn't have to be
> perfect, it just has to work."
heh.. that's what I kept telling myself on this project. I also give
myself a little extra slack any time I'm trying something new. The
challenge this time was the wheel.
> Once you put a metal tire on the wheel, any imperfections will be unnoticeable.
I've got a few gaps that I plan on filling with a combination of glue and
sawdust (homemade woodputty =-)). I figure that after I fill the little
gaps and get everything sanded and oiled, the imprefections won't be that
noticable anyway. the metal tire will just help to distract from the
> Very nice work.
Thank you very much! I believe I have a few of your projects linked from
my site in order to give me something to shoot for when I finally get
around to learning how to do some turning.
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