Arthropod Eviction

Insects can produce stunning patterns in certain timber species.  They can also become unwelcome guests in the workshop.  Place infested blanks in a plastic trash bag, then generously spray an old towel with a general purpose aerosol insecticide and put it in the bag with the wood.  Seal the bag securely and leave it for a day or two.   Note: Use this technique at your own risk. Insecticides are toxic by definition. Do not spray the wood directly and be especially careful if the product is intended as a food receptacle.

Events

Come join us at the Connecticut Valley School of Woodworking Open House at the Manchester Woodcraft. Saturday September 8th from 9AM-3PM.  Vendors, demonstrators & exhibits. Lie Nielsen Tools will be there!

The September meeting will be on Tuesday September 25th at 6:30PM at the Connecticut Valley School of Woodworking at the Manchester Woodcraft. 

Cameron Johnson will be demonstrating "Getting to the Bottom of Hollowing".

Come join us at the Parkerville Wood Products Open House.  Saturday September 29th from 8AM-4PM.  

Jim Kephart's Open Shop Sunday September 30th 1-4PM. Bring tools, wood & turn with fellow wood turners.  Remember to please contact Jim if you are interested in attending

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