Welcome Crafters and Woodworkers. The Sacandaga Woodworkers is the local chapter of the larger Northeastern Woodworkers Association. We meet locally in Mayfield NY – click the ABOUT link at the top of the page for more details.
Wow – the meeting year is almost to the end. Our May meeting will be held at the Mayfield Shop. I was not able to secure a speaker, so I thought it would be a good meeting for a “Tool Review.” Please bring one or two of your smaller favorite items to discuss, and maybe […]
We will be having a presentation from Richard Mason on “Old Time Adirondack Logging.” Richard is a retired Forrester. As always we will have some great raffles. Note – Please do NOT park on the left of the drive. Parking along the right side of the entry drive should accommodate all the attendees.
For the March meeting, Gary Ratajczak (Me) will be covering “Methods for Cabinet Door Construction.” I have several examples from simple shop door construction techniques up to some tips on the router table. Also covered will be a review of methods for shelf pin installation and European hinge install. Bring a show and tell item, […]
Due to a conflict, Wagner Woodworking was forced to postpone our shop tour scheduled for Saturday February 11th. As a result, the meeting will again be held Wednesday night February 8th. Working on a meeting topic – stay tuned. There will still be 50/50 as well as some great raffle prizes, so be sure to […]
I have activated a page on Facebook, and will be sending links to any new articles posted here on our site to Facebook as well. Search at the top of Facebook for “Sacandaga Woodworkers” – you will see us pop up in the search with our logo attached. Like the page to begin following and […]
Thanks again go out to Diane Balch for coming to the shop for a super demo on carving. Diane opened with a review of carving tools, as well as materials. One important area not to be forgotten is the safety factor. She recommended a good leather glove, as well as a leather finger patch. It’s […]
Our January meeting will again be held at the Shop located at 55 Second Ave – Mayfield. LAST CHANCE FOR ENTRY INTO WOODPECKERS 1281 SQUARE SILENT AUCTION – After any last entries are placed into the box, we will crack it open to see who the high bidder is. GET YOUR BIDS IN!! Our feature […]
We had a great turnout for our December meeting. Shop was nice and warm, and the company was good! Thanks to our sponsored donations; McFeelys for the super screw assortment; as well as Fastcap for the great shop apron. As always – Franklin products for the Titebond glue – the best stuff!! Linda Eastman of […]