Duane McGuire Blog

I've been thinking about things for quite a long while.


December 2, 2020
Blog v. 2020
Welcome to Duane McGuire Blog Version 2020. If you've been here before, it looks a little ...
November 29, 2020
Pet Doors for Bebop
This is all about a doggie door.
October 11, 2020
Short Walk With Bebop
Since May 30, Bebop and I have had a morning walk. But for 133 days, it hasn't been raining. Today ...
October 11, 2020
Giesy's Crossing
I grew up along the Willapa River in Western Washington, where I was born 100 years after the ...
September 19, 2020
Progress on the MH&D Railroad
It looks like we'll be laying track on the McGuire-Henkel-and-Dunbar railroad next spring. For a ...
September 18, 2020
A Singer Sewing Machine is not a piano
A singer sewing machine is not a piano. But I accepted the challenge of restoring a sewing machine ...
September 4, 2020
Shop Dog
Bebop has been with us for more than 6 months, now. Are we bonded? Oh yeah! She is constantly with ...
August 30, 2020
Xfinity Connectivity
This is not satire. One could only hope that some competition for broadband existed at this ...
August 29, 2020
Rikon 10-325 Bandsaw tune up
I've always "liked" my Rikon bandsaw. Now, I just might learn to love it.
August 8, 2020
McGuire-Henkel-Dunbar Railroad
Last year I decided it was time, if ever, for me to start building a garden railroad in the ...
August 1, 2020
Building Kayaks
It was a warm summer day and my brother Bob and I were trying to convince our parents that we ...
July 21, 2020
Bebop considers getting a job
Yesterday I did tell her, "Bebop, I think you're going to have to get a job!"

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