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Hackle Tweezers by Tyflyz Toolz

Normally I don’t go for hackle pliers. I prefer to use the ones on the ends of my hands. But now and again when wrapping small and delicate feathers I’ll admit I wish for a good pair. 96 more words

Fly Tying

Markal welders pencil

Our house is made from steel, steel posts, joists and bearers. Steel frames and steel cladding and roof. Mr Wolf can huff and puff as much as he likes. 144 more words

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Hear Me Say Words on the Cool Tools Podcast

The latest Cool Tools podcast has just been released, and I am extremely humbled and honored to be the featured guest. It was so exciting to speak about several of my favorite and most fun tools with hosts Kevin Kelly and Mark Frauenfelder. 131 more words


Getting a Giga-Amazing Fryer; Help Me Choose a Recipe To Test it Out!

About 3 years ago we had a big flood in our basement and pretty much lost everything that was there. In it was my beloved fryer. 134 more words


For the Content Creator a New Website is a New Car

Seeing an appealing new website come online is to a content creator what an exciting new model of car is for the auto enthusiast: One is itching to get behind the screens to an operating dashboard and take it for a rich content-creating spin. 263 more words


Bedroom Sub Floor Preparation.

Today I sanded the bedroom floor in preparation for glueing down the ply sheeting that will be the finished floor. Not really a big deal but I thought I might share how well the Festool dust extraction works when sanding. 137 more words


Discovering a nifty website

February 4, 2015

I had the pleasant experience recently of  checking out one online resource and discovering that it is part of an enormous trove of learning tools. 188 more words