Saturday, January 30, 2016

Toy Workshop 1-30-2016

Just a reminder that we will be having a Toy Workshop on Saturday from 9 to noon at the Shop at the Club Boys.  See you there!

Attendees Today (17):  Ron Fisher, Al Oines, Julian Wigen, Rollie Lynde, Bel Felix, Bob and Kathie Buchanan, Grant Coffin, Gary Graves, Rick Weisbeck, Lon Gose, Paul Douglas, Richard Rasmussen, Jerry Hood, Steve Larson, Lauree Buus, and Lloyd Potter.

Tasks done to prepare for this workshop
1.  Obtain wood for tracing wheeled vehicles and critters from Dakota Craft and from the pole barn. 
2.  Plane wood on two sides to eliminate sanding down stream.
3.  Unload two truck loads of 2x4s and 2x6s.

Tasks Today:
1.  Trace wheeled vehicles for the toy program.
2.  Trace critters - new for this year:  wild animals.
2.  Cut traced toys to rough size with miter saw.
3.  Pack rough cut blocks into boxes for distribution to members and storing until can be worked on.
4.  Drill axle holes with a drill press.
5.  Cut windows in PT cruisers with a scrollsaw. 
6.  Trace wheeled vehicles for the Club for Boys Pinewood Derby.

Click on the link below to learn more about the Rapid City Woodworkers Association activities on the main page of the website:

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