Penny really misses her old desk from the old house. I thought I would build her one. I took a picture I had, and proceeded to get after it. It took a while but the end product is not bad.
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I went garage saleing in July at the City Wide Haysville Garage Sale and found a functioning Laser Ball Pinball Machine in the back of this one garage.
We had our first large party at the new house on July 4th. It turned out great!
Now to put the box/walls back on and get everything straight, as best I can.
Then put the rail back on top.
I lost my house to a fire on 12/21/12 Friday. It’s pretty bad.
Everyone got out ok. My son was home alone and noticed it in time to get out and call 911. Pretty proud of him.
The craps table actually is one of the few items that made it, sort of. I will have to clean it up and it will smell like smoke for a while. That is the least of my worries.
I am staying in a one bedroom suite with a kitchenette until we move to a rental house next week.
I am planning to rebuild the house.
My insurance is taking good care of me so far.
I started staining the chip trays.
I went ahead and used the pre-stain conditioner. Then used a red mahogany stain.Five of them are ready for poly. Continue Reading
This project is almost done now. I’m feeling pretty good about it.
I really want to get this thing done. I am getting close.
I got really energetic today, and got some more progress done on the table.
I got all the routing done! Here is the pile of sawdust.
The table gets some new accesories. This is getting exciting!
This is Part 2 of my craps table build.
It gets a little better and starts to take over the basement.
I got this bright idea last year to build my own craps table.
The table I built morphed into many forms, each one a little better than the previous form.
This blog entry will chronicle the entire project up to the present.
She fell in love with a puppy this time. An Alaskan Malamute. His name is Nanook.