Archive for September, 2010

Guest Blog – Bending and jigs

Guest Blog - Bending and jigs

Today’s blog entry is a guest article from Alan Ross who I interviewed earlier this year. Alan Ross: I had to braze up a large CD rack frame , so I took the opportunity of photographing the process. This is

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Victorian Metropolitan Plumbing

Victorian Metropolitan Plumbing

Thames Water has been in the news recently about their plans for a Thames Tunnel running down the river. Not to be mistaken for the other Thames Tunnel which goes across the river at Rotherhide. This giant 7m diameter tunnel

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Model Engineer Exhibition 2010

Model Engineer Exhibition 2010

As autumn approaches the model engineer’s thoughts turn to what new bits and pieces they can buy at the model engineer exhibition. Model Engineer Exhibition 2010 10-12 December 2010, Sandown Park Racecourse This year’s 3 day exhibition is at the

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Perfectionism gets in the way of completion

Last year, I was looking at some articles by Steve Ogden and Bre Pettis who were discussing the relative merits of getting things done vs getting them perfect. Surely the answer is to get them done right and to use

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