Episode 52 – Build Challenge Critiques – Part 2 of 3

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Here is the LONG overdue second part to the critiques that we used to judge the projects for the 2010 Sawdust Chronicles Build Challenge.

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WoodExpo 2011 – Phil Lowe Critiques Martin MacKinsie

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In an extremely rare event in woodworking, Phil Lowe critiques Marty MacKinsie’s table in public at WoodExpo 2011.

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Episode 49 – TSDC Build Challenge 2010 – Part 1

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The first of approximately 7 videos of the 2010 Build Challenge Critiques.
Kosta Viennas and Jesse Decker in this episode.

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Build Challenge 2010 Results Are In!

Hey everyone! I know it’s WAY overdue, but the results of the 2010 Sawdust Chronicles Build Challenge are in.
Please check out all of the projects on the personal pages of the winners. You can find links to them all, as well as the prizes awarded so far (some prizes have yet to be awarded) here.

I want to congratulate all of the contestants for their great efforts! It’s always a joy to host this contest, and to push woodworkers to learn from others, and teach themselves skills of the craft that they didn’t possess before.

Well done gentlemen!

First Place: Rob Horton
Second Place: Tom Collins
Third Place:Michael Beauvais
Forth Place: Joe Ledington
Fifth Place: Shawn Sealer
Sixth Place (tie): David Benton
Sixth Place (tie): Dyami Plotke (Partial Project on Website)
Eighth Place: Kieth Keppler
Ninth Place: Waid Hundley
Tenth Place: Jeff Peterson
Eleventh Place: Jesse Decker
Twelfth Place (tie): Jon Edmonds
Twelfth Place (tie): Chuck Curtis
Fourteenth Place: Kosta Viennas

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Episode 48 – Mid Challenge Update

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I know it’s not really ‘Mid-Challenge’ anymore, but here’s what we intended to be published on October 1st. If you are a contestant in the Challenge, and the content in this podcast have caused you to change the direction you are going with your build, please let me know right away and I’ll grant you an extra few days for the build.

The 207 thread with Paul’s questions about veneering and dying wood is here.

Here is the pic of Ricky Davies’ unknown wood plank.

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Episode 47 – 2010 Build Challenge Kickoff

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Here it is! The 2010 Build Challenge has officially begun! No hints in this blog post, you have to listen to the episode to get all the remaining details.

Contestants,
I’ll be sending you an email to make sure that you get all the details you need. You should still listen to all of the Build Challenge related podcast episodes just to make sure you don’t miss anything.

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Episode 46 – Fall 2010 Build Challenge Pre-Kickoff

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Hey everybody!
Neil, Adam and I got together for a quick re-cap of the coming Challenge. We go over the sponsors, prizes, a few of the details, and BS a little…

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