Sawing wood...ah...ah...cchooo! - Fiberglass RV

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 09-22-2007, 05:02 PM   #1
Senior Member
Bobbie Mayer's Avatar
Name: Bobbie
Trailer: 2011 Escape 15A
Posts: 3,276
I've done a lot of sawing, but mostly not plywood, and mostly not inside. So today I cut down my old waterbed boards to make a platform for the bed in the trailer, and also cut the dinette seat plywood so it opens in two pieces (so the part not under the bed opens independently.) Sawdust in an enclosed space- I don't know if it is something in 23 year old (waterbed) or 37 year old (trailer) plywood or just the tight space, but I had a major sneeze/hay fever attack. (Surprisingly, not asthma, though.)

I was going to remove the hinges and cut the seat cover outside, but the screws were pretty old and rusty so I did it in place. Those dinette seats are not very solidly constructed!


Bobbie Mayer is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-22-2007, 08:15 PM   #2
Senior Member
Byron Kinnaman's Avatar
Name: Byron
Trailer: 2006 Scamp 13' towed with a 2005 Dodge Dakota 4.7l Magnum W/full tow package (over kill)
Posts: 6,556
One of my hobbies is woodworking. A dust mask at a minimum is necessary. Don't use a saw inside without one. Outside, make sure the wind is blowing the saw dust away. Some of the filler woods in plywood can be toxic. All wood dust damages lungs.

Byron & Anne enjoying the everyday Saturday thing.
Byron Kinnaman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-23-2007, 01:27 PM   #3
Senior Member
james kent's Avatar
Name: james
Trailer: Boler 1984
Posts: 2,938
A trailer that bounces on down the road and a waterbed that sloshes as you go. Now that's food for thought.
james kent is offline   Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
fat wood Phil Underwood General Chat 10 01-07-2008 10:17 AM
Two More Oak Wood Projects HaroldB Modifications, Alterations and Updates 8 11-13-2007 06:24 AM
Rotten Wood Donna D. General Chat 13 08-16-2006 04:26 PM
Wood Stove Legacy Posts Jokes, Stories & Tall Tales 1 10-12-2002 06:26 AM
Wood Rack Christi V. Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 0 12-31-1969 07:00 PM

» Upcoming Events
No events scheduled in
the next 465 days.
» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 02:05 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.