rough work Archive

  • A while ago I bought an old Rockwell Delta Homecraft bandsaw for around $70.00 Cad. The saw came with a motor and a stand but wouldn’t fit in my car […]

    Band Saw Build

    A while ago I bought an old Rockwell Delta Homecraft bandsaw for around $70.00 Cad. The saw came with a motor and a stand but wouldn’t fit in my car […]

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  • The final step in building my bench was to make and install 2 vices. I was torn on building a leg vice or a Nicholson style vice. In the end […]

    My Vices

    The final step in building my bench was to make and install 2 vices. I was torn on building a leg vice or a Nicholson style vice. In the end […]

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  • So my work bench has been done for a while. I’ve not posted any pictures of it or the process of building it and now seems as good a time […]

    Workbench

    So my work bench has been done for a while. I’ve not posted any pictures of it or the process of building it and now seems as good a time […]

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  • So after finishing up the last set of shelves I figured I needed another one. This time it was for storing and organizing my DVD collection. I have a rather […]

    Another set of shelves

    So after finishing up the last set of shelves I figured I needed another one. This time it was for storing and organizing my DVD collection. I have a rather […]

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  • I needed a set of shelves to help organize all the stuff that has been accumilating from working in the basement. I’ve now got 2 tool boxes for electrical supplies […]

    A set of shelves

    I needed a set of shelves to help organize all the stuff that has been accumilating from working in the basement. I’ve now got 2 tool boxes for electrical supplies […]

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  • So here is my dinning room table. My sister found it at Habitat for Humanity in Guelph for $35.00. It didn’t have the leaf as I suspect it is in […]

    Refinishing a dining table

    So here is my dinning room table. My sister found it at Habitat for Humanity in Guelph for $35.00. It didn’t have the leaf as I suspect it is in […]

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  • I had a floor joist in my basement that had cracked. Not all the way through but enough that as I was rerunning all the wiring and adding proper spacers […]

    First Scarf Joint

    I had a floor joist in my basement that had cracked. Not all the way through but enough that as I was rerunning all the wiring and adding proper spacers […]

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  •   My order of film just arrived from Freestyle last week. I’ve taken a few test shots with it to see how it performs in ID-11. So far so good.  […]

    New film arrived at last…

      My order of film just arrived from Freestyle last week. I’ve taken a few test shots with it to see how it performs in ID-11. So far so good.  […]

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  • Well, since last post I’ve done another shoot. Been having trouble with the lag between shooting and seeing what I’m getting. Now normally I’d be okay with not seeing what […]

    Slowness

    Well, since last post I’ve done another shoot. Been having trouble with the lag between shooting and seeing what I’m getting. Now normally I’d be okay with not seeing what […]

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  • So today I bought 2 used sinar lens boards which coincidentally fit my horseman. I also solved a problem with using my wide angle lens with my camera. I’ll post […]

    Lens tests

    So today I bought 2 used sinar lens boards which coincidentally fit my horseman. I also solved a problem with using my wide angle lens with my camera. I’ll post […]

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