My Systems

November 12th, 2009 Comments off

While demoing Snow Leopard during the recent geeksouth OS showdown, my Dell Mini 9 running OS X seemed to cause some interest. So, to answer any questions I’ll just give a rundown of my basic systems and their uses. (I’ll throw in some basic current prices in case anyone is interested in the budget to build their own.) All pricing comes from (or in the case of the laptops). Read more…

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Shop Made Mallet

February 7th, 2009 1 comment

Nothing supper impressive, but I had fun for about 5 hours last night. Used some leftover wood from Christmas projects. Read more…

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My First Hardwood Project: A Small Jewelry Box

December 26th, 2008 3 comments

I have a very small and dank shop (11×16 with a good chunk taken out by a furnace and my wife’s pottery wheel she doesn’t use right now). But with just a table saw, router and a good selection of hand tools I’m having a lot of fun. Read more…

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A Small Woodworking Shop

December 21st, 2008 Comments off

I realized early on that I needed a bench. I don’t have time to build one right now; so I should probably just wait on building a real bench. Read more…

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My First Woodworking Project: Home Theater Speakers

June 19th, 2008 1 comment

After must reading and looking into my budget to get started I settled on the Tritrix Design by Curt Campbell for my HT setup. (I love the price range and I can start with a 2.1 then 3.1 to 5.1 eventually). Read more…

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