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Dining table

For some time now we were looking for a larger dining table. For us it was clear that it should have a wooden top, as this really is the nicest surface. In the end we got got a good deal … Continue reading

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Pimp my Weber Genesis Gas Grill

Still going after the perfect Pizza on the gas grill. After some improvements with the heat deflector, this time I wanted to raise the overall temperature in the grill. Even after running full power for like an hour the grill … Continue reading

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A new baby gate

Little one is growing older and does not want to be trapped in her crib any more. Hence had to modify the existing one so that it has an opening. In the end opted to remake one of the sides … Continue reading

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The quest for a perfect Pizza on my Weber Genesis II grill

I have been trying to improve my Pizza making skills for quite some time. The dough is good, thanks to this manual (in German), so are he other ingredients. What I am still trying to work out is the best … Continue reading

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Forstner Drill Bit Holder

Got myself a new set of OK Forster drill bits, which now gives me a good coverage over the 25-35 mm range. However, those came each in a single box and that was not ideal for accessing them quickly. So … Continue reading

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Old knife new handle

My wife’s grandma has an old knife she really likes but over the years the handle pretty much rotted away. Time for a new one – it was a nice quick project.

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Sharpening Stone Bag

I use my own sharpening stones to get my kitchen knives sharp again and needed an improved storage solution. For years I have been using a similar bag, but it became too small (adding new stones over time…) and from … Continue reading

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A new approach to the blog

Since I started the blog many years ago it has been a challenge to actually write articles on the projects I did. The blog is mainly not up to date because I am a lazy writer, not that I am … Continue reading

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Leather strop case

Like to have some strop handy in the kitchen to get my knives going again and keep them sharp for a bit longer between real sharpenings. Time for a wooden box to hold it!

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Triangle Hammock || Dreieckshängematte

The project I want to present this time is a special hammock with three anchor points. The basic idea of the project is quite simply, by extending the idea of a hammock, which has two anchor points, a third anchor … Continue reading

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