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Jukebox Title Strip Creator

Well, There’s quite a few title strip creators available on the internet and I’ve been using them for quite a while.  They all work pretty well.  So why create another one?  Well, I really wanted to have a custom image … Continue reading

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Robots, with Frickin Lasers – Early tests

I can’t claim these are the best work I’ve done.  There’s still a lot to learn. Creating content from scratch is pretty easy using Inkscape and the laserengraver extension from this instructables post. I should also note that I’m using a laptop running … Continue reading

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Robots, with Frickin Lasers – GRBL Settings

While setting up my NEJE 500mw Desktop violet laser engraver, I found there was absolutely no documentation.  It came with a version of grbl on it, but I updated it to the latest Grbl 0.9j. These settings are working pretty … Continue reading

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Robots, with Frickin Lasers…

Wow, It’s been far too long since I’ve updated the site.  It’s not that I haven’t been doing stuff, I’ve just been bad at documenting them. Well, the latest project really deserves a post.  For a while now, I’ve been … Continue reading

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Greenhouse Doors

  Well, Need to get the doors done. I could have just screwed them together, but since I’ve got this fancy schmancy square hole puncher thought I’d use it to make some mortise and tenon joints. The faster I get … Continue reading

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Greenhouse Rebuild Day 3

Well, it’s a workday, so had to work, but took a little time to make a little more progress. One of the things I was trying to figure out was how to reuse the roof vents. The old green house … Continue reading

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Greenhouse Rebuild Day 2

  Roof is all built up, added some supports to keep the sides from racking. This thing is rock solid right now.  I can’t budge it at all, so it should hold up to the winds. Next up is build … Continue reading

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Greenhouse Rebuild

Well, It was fun while it lasted.  A couple of years ago we bought a little greenhouse package from Costco.  It seemed nice, had some clear polycarbonate panels, which I thought would be nice since you could see out of … Continue reading

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Graff

Wow, Been way too long since I posted, but in that time a bunch of folks I know have been brewing cider and it got me all fired up.  So I decided to make some ‘Graff’ tonight. My understanding is … Continue reading

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A lifetime supply of Compost tea.

Well, maybe not a lifetime supply, but what I did today should last quite a while. I’ve been listening to the local gardening show on the radio on saturday mornings for quite a while, and on Saturday they were talking … Continue reading

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