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About pythagoras

  • Birthday 01/13/1945

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  • Location
    Barefoot Bay, Fl
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    Currently working on the Queens Barge from Syren while enjoying the St Lawrence river at a rented summer cottage.

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  1. Hello Lukas, My heritage is Czech. Welcome to this most wonderful site. Enjoy!! Pythagoras (Tom)
  2. As Chuck has mentioned in his carving tutorial, common rubbing alcohol is the solvent to use for glue sticks. It has worked perfectly for me. Pythagoras (Tom)
  3. Hello and welcome to this forum from a fellow Floridian. Pythagoras (Tom)
  4. Hi Michael, Those carvings are great. I'm working on mine now. Do realize that you have to carve the back side of the blanks when carving the port side leaves. It was not mentioned in the instructions and there are no port side pictures. I must have had a dream about this as I woke up one morning and said "SHAZAAM" Keep up the nice work. I'll be following you. Pythagoras (Tom)
  5. Building Queen Annes Barge on the St. Lawrence River Pythagoras (Tom)
  6. Matthias, I hope I can make mine look half as good as your barge does. I will be starting it this May. Looking forward to following your log. Pythagoras (Tom)
  7. Well done everyone. Hope I'm still here when we double the posts. Thanks Jim !! Pythagoras (Tom)
  8. Andy and Frankie, May I also recommend RESOLUTE by Martin W Sandler. Pythagoras (Tom)
  9. Ahoy Gary, Permission to come aboard? I just found your log. Great Job!! After all, we are nearly neighbors. I live just down US 1 in Sebastian, Fl. I will follow with interest as I have completed the Niagara also. Pythagoras (Tom)
  10. Hello All, On thee way home from happy hour yesterday afternoon, I received a Merry Christmas wish from a neighbor along the Indian River Lagoon. Wanting to share this with all of you, I TOOK the following picture. Here"s wishing all of our MSW members and family on this orb, a happy and healthy holiday. Pythagoras (Tom)
  11. Here is a pic of my storage rack. Drawer slides from the Home Depot, one quarter inch pegboard and some quarter inch dowels! The dividers are held down by short pieces of dowels glued in their bottoms and are adjustable to accommodate the quantity of each dimension. It's a little more costly and time consuming to make, but its location is perfect and the strips store flat. I also spread those moisture absorbent packages around and I have never had a warping problem. Pythagoras (Tom) Hello Art
  12. Glad to hear this, Phil, I hope for the same success for your other eye. Pythagoras (Tom)
  13. Just ordered Chucks Royal Barge, Syren can wait, I can't !!! Pythagoras (Tom)
  14. Hey Ron, I misread your earlier post about the vise your admiral bought for you and thought you had a vice admiral too. Sorry I misinterpreted. Pythagoras (Tom)

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