The Upper Column -
No Dust But Lotsa Glue And Patience
I cut the pieces for the
Upper Column yesterday and, got up the nerve to glue these tonight. The column
is a two layer affair and I am only going to do the inner layup tonight.
The key thing to strive
for is where every joint is square to the whole. My cuts were quite accurate
so I am expecting this phase to go rather well.
We mark and drill and
countersink holes for the screws. The sheetrock square is very useful for
I tacked the shelves in
place and wanted to see how "straight" the pieces were.
I, was impressed and this
shoud lay up very easily.
I used a lotta glue with
a small brush.
Edge joint all set to
Sometimes I had to draw
the pieces together.
And, when done, wipe the
glue off as best I could.
All screwed together and
the flats are absolutely square. Time for a break and wrap the rest tomorrow
(To Be Continued)