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The Secret Power of the Sliding Gauge

The humble brass sliding gauge is a powerful tool, and no self-respecting Shoebox Studio should consider being without one.  I have two.  When one goes with me to teach classes, the other stays at home snug on my bench, just in case the first one succumbs to a fit of wanderlust and goes astray…. 702 more words

Brass Gauge

New Idea - and Oops!

Got in a nice walk in the fresh air. About 2 miles. Starting a new thing where a girlfriend and I are going to be ‘walking buddies.’ But since we are at a distance, and don’t have any other friends nearby who can walk in the morning, we’re going to chat on skype while we do it. 156 more words

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NECA Pacific Rim Series 3 "Knifehead" Ultra Deluxe Kaiju Action Figure (7" Scale)

In Pacific Rim, the categories and classes of Kaiju become bigger and badder as the action progresses and in turn, so have our figure assortments! This new Kaiju tower over your other figures and are in accurate scale to the Jaegers (sold separately). 51 more words

Bandai Hobby HGBF Gundam Exia Dark Matter Model Kit (1/144 Scale)

New evil version of the Gundam Exia from Gundam Build fighters. Uses the original HG Exia R2 to create a heavy combat use design.

But I need a database that scales! [part 0]

I’ve had a few conversations recently with startups (at the Sprint Startup Accelerator) and local enterprises about RBMSs (relational data base management systems — SQL DBs), NoSQL, Hadoop and how companies can and should take advantage of the diverse set of options.   798 more words