Introduction To Wood Work

Learn Woodwork Group A six week wood working course Starting Tuesday 15th February 2022   Time: 1:00pm until 2:30pm Location: 332 Linwood Ave, Linwood, Chch. Run By: Shane Hollis of Linwood Resource Centre / Linwood Men’s Shed   This course is designed to allow people to: Learn how to use basic wood working tools Learn […]

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Valentines Day 2019

Materials: 140mm x 18mm pine (can be other size) PVA / Hot glue Polyurethane Gear: Coping saw Glue gun for hot glue Sand paper Hand saw Pencil Clamps or vice Time: 60 minutes Plans: PDF Instructions Word Instructions Notes: When cutting out the shapes, make sure there is a lot of support otherwise the wood […]

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Wooden whale holding phone and letters

A Whale Of An Organiser

Materials: Dressed 100 x 50  pine. (90 x 42  or 90 x 45) Polyurethane (optional) Gear: Sand paper (180 grit ) Files (square and round) Coping Saws Felt Pen / Pencil 10mm drill bit and drill Clamps / vice. Hand saws Ruler Time: 60 – 90 minutes Plans: Downloadable Instructions (DocX) Traceable Plan Sketchup File […]

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Bird Feeder Completed

Simple Bird Feeder From Fence Paling

The following bird feeder is simple to make, requires very few tools and costs very little. We adapted some ideas we had seen and turned out this feeder as part of Dementia Canterbury’s twice monthly wood working group who meets at Bunnings Shirley. Materials: Fence Paling Wood – 150mm wide x 400mm long. Either 19mm […]

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Linwood Primary Dodge Ball Pit

Bunnings Riccarton approached us to help with one of their community projects – building an Israeli / Gaga Dodgeball pit. They would provide the wood and provide some expert hands for installation if we could build the pit and get it ready fro them. Of course we said yes. The results of our efforts are […]

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