Close the Barn Door! – 3

This entry is part 5 of 6 in the series Projects

Another door on the “Red Barn” was in need of a little (lot?) bit of attention. It’s really pretty simple. A couple pieces of scrap glued together, then planed them up nice and square. Added another piece “cross grain” so it doesn’t just snap off, glued and screwed it on. Then stuck it on the […]

Close the Barn Door 2!

This entry is part 4 of 6 in the series Projects

Finish the latches on the barn door. Seems to work okay, and it looks much nicer with the old rebar and boards removed now. Some may say “Hey, you put the latch on backwards!” Well, yes I did, for a reason. Hopefully for a good reason. Since there is no way to pull the door […]

Dual Axle 12′ trailer – Part 3

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series 12' Trailer

A little more maintenance on the 12′ trailer that was donated. Put some new plastic tube covers on where they were missing. Helps to keep the wasps and rain out of them. Tailgate was a bear to lower, and then lift again. Easy and inexpensive, and helps a lot with lifting and lowering! Trailer jack […]