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A House Made By Hand

I don’t need a time machine to step one-hundred years into the past. All I need is a Tukang, a small patch of earth, a wee bit of cash, and a dream. 608 more words




A few years back, when our friends Michael and Rhonda asked if we would like to join them on a trip to Vietnam we demurred. 1,267 more words

Yesterday's Pour

Here are some pictures sent to be on yesterday’s concrete pour.  Nothing too exciting but it was officially our first pour!  This is a 65 foot long steam wall that is used to support the lower level porch floor and then the uppler level decking.   71 more words


Academy, Day 22

We’re getting close to the end. Today was pretty much our last class to cover new stuff before the exam. Wednesday will be a review and Thursday we write the exam. 837 more words


Revit Structure 2015 – New Reinforcement Tools

As with all my blog posts about new Autodesk releases I will break down each new feature in separate posts and show the full scope of the new tools and features with a UK focus. 315 more words

Bottle openers...

I’m trying to catch up with some of the items I have promised to forge for my friends and acquaintances. The only thing I tell someone that asks for a particular item is “Don’t nag me!” After all, blacksmithing is a hobby for me…not a job. 162 more words


Ladder fabrication

I was asked to make a ladder out of heavy duty rebar & some really nice steel bar stock.

After hearing my clients needs and making a quick prototype. 175 more words