Ship Model Jigs

You have selected the model that you want to build and decided how and where it will be displayed. You have collected the tools, plans and reference material you will need and created a secure work area for yourself. You are almost ready to begin. Before the actual construction of the model starts, there is…

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Woodworking With Dowel Rods

All woodworkers should be familiar with dowels. They are easy to work with and can make a lot of woodworking endeavors less complicated. They can add beauty and strength to many different types of projects. Just imagine all of the things that you can do and create. Dowels should be staples in your wood shop…

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Types of Cordless Drill

The drilling or screw driving capacity of the various types of cordless drill is largely determined by the voltage and battery capacity (Ah). Broadly speaking the higher the voltage, the bigger the hole it will drill or screw, and a higher battery capacity will usually give a longer run time for any given job. As…

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Timber Exploitation in Cameroon

The law n° 94-01 of January 20 1994 door system of the forests, wildlife and fishing foresaw in his item 71(1) the stop of the exportation of timber to the end of five years, the objective being to favor the economical development of Cameroon while creating value added by the local transformation of a first…

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The Facts About Pressure Treated Lumber

Pressure treated lumber is advertised as having a long life (some say 40 plus years) with direct earth contact. The manufacturers soak the lumber in chemicals that penetrate into the outside surface. The most vulnerable area is where the wood is cut. Any such ends require localized treatment, if they are to be buried. My…

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Conflict of Interest – 9 Essentials to Include in Your Policy and Statement

Increasingly, nonprofit boards are adopting policies and standards that reflect good governance. The Conflict of Interest Policy is one of those essential policies for any well-managed organization. Even the federal government has started reinforcing the importance of this particular policy by including questions about the Conflict of Interest Policy and Statement on the IRS Form…

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Ladder Inspection – How to Assess Safety

Ladders are responsible for hundreds of injuries each year. Most of them would have been preventable if proper guidance and usage was followed and many others could also have been prevented if the ladders were inspected before they were used. Faulty, damaged or bent ladders are responsible for a large proportion of the accidents that…

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A Variety of Indoor Staircases

An old house can be given a new look by just replacing indoor stair railings. According to the space available you can design your indoor stairs. When remodeling your old house, just consider redoing the indoor stairs according to the home new decor. Large indoor staircases can be replaced with spiral staircases, giving more space.…

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