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Rip Cuts and Table Saws

Looking through old books online I’m constantly reminded of how easy we have it in the 21st Century.  I still remember seeing my grandfather and great-grandfather ripping the occasional board by hand.  170 more words


Forthcoming web archive conferences

2017 offers not one but two international conferences for scholars interested in the way we use the archived web. I’m particularly pleased to promote them here as I am a member of the programme committee for both of them. 64 more words

Web Archiving

Making a Toolbox for Sharpening Tools

I often take stuff to work to sharpen knives, chisels, plane irons, etc, during my downtime.  So far, I’ve just been putting all this stuff in a tub, and it’s been getting rather disorganized.   1,219 more words

Misc. Projects

Happy New Year

Well,  its a new year and I’m looking forward to the chance to do some more woodworking than I did in 2015.  I am also going to make a serious attempt to blog more than I did in 2015 (which won’t take much). 286 more words