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Throttle body for Triumph TR-7

2 halves of mold

Painted, bondo’d molds

Ramming up the cope

Ramming up the drag



Mold with casting

Final part


Holiday in the Caribbean

Here’s a scenic piece that I put together recently, showing a pirate relaxing with his dog. I actually like this one immensely! The story behind this is a good explanation why. 295 more words


RRtK for Thucydides, Part 3

Basing and/or Rebasing

Before moving deeper into troop types and how to represent them on the table top, I thought I’d take a quick break and show the process I use to base figures and also how I rebase them. 760 more words


Concept to Completion

I am excited to have weighting accepted to the Western Cast Iron Conference show Concept to Completion in Scottsdale Arizona.  The show had over 110 entries and was juried by  74 more words


Reason 101 for "The Why?"

Reason 101 for “The Why?”As John and I conversed back and forth about why we should start this blog, we kept revisiting the deeply entrenched political beliefs and behaviors, that surrounded us growing up in Youngstown, Ohio.  142 more words


Labor Day Cigars

Happy Labor Day to all of us who work hard for a living! Whether you work in a Foundry or march in an Army Brigade… 40 more words

These are the days....

When I was ten, I didn’t know what the words “active shooter” or “gunman” meant.  I had no cognitive recognition of  either of those terms in the context of that time in my life (1975).   233 more words