The Right Combination

The Right Combination

Having one machine complete several tasks is more of a European than an American notion.

It takes work

Every time I see a video or read a tutorial about how to do something, I think again about what it takes to really master a process. There are two parts to learning. One is the acquisition of knowledge. The other is the acquisition of skill.

Tweaking

I’ve ruined a lot of projects by not leaving well enough alone, but sometimes tweaking really does improve something.

Behind closed doors

My new basement shop’s been fully operational for some time, but a lot of things remain undone. I moved one of those items over to the “done” list this week.