Monthly Archives: September 2012

fixed wobbly feet and disassembled

rying to fix my wobbly legs I took the feet off and plugged the old holes – thanks to victor for that trick, glue in wood dowel by kimncris, on Flickr cut off the excess dowel cut off excess by kimncris, on Flickr marked the holes lower lower holes by kimncris, on Flickr I also … Continue reading »

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Sunday Drive

Tried working on the sound issues today, and after a lot of experimentation I find it totally unreliable, even after renaming clips to the TRACK001.MP3 format and reducing the number of clips to test with, it just plays random clips, or sometimes no clip at all. The volume control works, sometimes, but for the most … Continue reading »

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Stephanie – No Disassemble!

back to r2 after a long week at work I decided to use pennies to center the rockler on the frame I measured it first and it seemed to be about 5 pennies worth, plus a little tape width of 5 pennies by kimncris, on Flickr here it is centered pennies in place by kimncris, … Continue reading »

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dome rings

today I didn’t have a whole lot of time. I thought maybe I could attach the Rockler bearing, but it ended up not getting done I did spend some time cleaning up the workbench again cleanup by kimncris, on Flickr I took the rubber plugs out of the rockler took out rubber feet by kimncris, … Continue reading »

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3 legs!

back from DragonCon – back to work I started drilling the pipes today. First I made a hole for a pin to lock the two pipes together pin by kimncris, on Flickr after very carefully aligning the two legs legs by kimncris, on Flickr I drilled the hole through the smaller pipe to lock them … Continue reading »

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