Wooden Adirondack Chair

Build your own Adirondack Chair Sat. Aug 29th

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We’re breaking out the plans for the Adirondack chair and teaching a class. Sign up to build your own cedar Adirondack Chair and take it home in time for the sunset! The price includes instruction and materials for one chair.  We have plans you can take home, or come back in and use the shop […]

Guitar Build Is On!!

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We had a great night exploring some aspects of building an electric guitar.  Concepts were being worked out and planning has begun.  We tried out a few of the tools and skills needed and talked about some of the methods used in construction.  Tuesday Evenings have been selected as Guitar Build Night! You got a […]

Kids Welding is Finally Here!!!

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Wednesday, June 3rd, 6pm, cost is $30 We have a Welding Workshop at DIYcave, tailored just for kids. In this “hands-on” class you’ll cut steel with a torch and weld those pieces back together.  Parent or guardian is required to be on the premises during the entire class and is welcome sign up for the class […]

Guitar Building Presentation

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Friday May 22nd  at 7pm Have you ever thought about building your own electric guitar?  What happened next?  Stop by The DIYcave and I’ll tell you a little about what happened for me.  I’ll share with you some of the problems I encountered and how I solved them.  And you can take a tour of the […]

Cars in the Shop

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This past week we have have been finishing up (no shop is ever really finished) our auto shop.  The new 10,000 lb. lift has been installed and waiting for the last parts to be sent from the manufacturer.  We’ve seen a head gasket replacement get started on a rabbit.             […]

Spring Yard Care Maintenance Day, Sat. May 16

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Saturday, May 16 from 10-6 – Equipment Maintenance!! Bring down your yard equipment and get it ready for summer!  We’re going to be set up for all your yard tool and small engine maintenance issues.  Change the oil, sharpen the blade, flush the fuel or clean the carburetor.  We will have tools, equipment and advice […]

Teenager and a Motorcycle

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The story behind this bike start with a Christmas present for a twelve year old boy. When my son Canyon was twelve and into exploring the mechanical world. By this I mean I was finding my tools spread out around the house and yard. By the way, they don’t react well with lawnmower blades.  I […]

Bend Fall Festival

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We will be pressing apples again with the cider press we built at the Bend Fall Festival October 4th and 5th in downtown Bend.  Drop by our booth on Minnesota Ave and learn more about our local Do It Yourself community! We’ll also be announcing our first class and letting you know how we will […]