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April 2017 Meeting

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.

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March 2017 Meeting

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, […]

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February 2017 Meeting – AT MAYFIELD SHOP

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 […]

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Now on Facebook

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 […]

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January 2017 Meeting Review

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 […]

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January 2017 Meeting

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 […]

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December 2016 Meeting Review

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 […]

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November 2016 Meeting Review

For our November meeting,  Jeffrey Meuwissen gave a great overview of a boat restoration project he has been involved with.  Jeff, along with the Northville Rotary and several of it’s members have been working on the restoration of a Penn Yan all wood skiff.