Entries by mick

No Control? Get a Handle on it.

KO Lee Restoration

As soon as I can get my workbench cleaned off, this is gonna be my next project. Bound to make me a wealthy man, I’m sure every cat lover will want one. I could make ten or fifteen of these a week for Ebay, more once I get automated and I get ASPCA approval…………………………………

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Junkyard Treasures.

KO Lee Restoration

Some of you CAMS guys have heard me gloat about my Fairfax County Landfill "treasures", (remember the railroad rail?). Heres a couple of shots of the latest harvest; a Craftsman 10" table saw from the 50s (bad capacitor in the motor), and a Campbell Hausfeld compressor (mice made a home in the fan shroud)….

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Bandsaw Base Fabrication

Bandsaw Cart

I locked myself in the shop this weekend, and set about doing some housekeeping (damage control is more like it) , so I could move around the shop a little. I had some metal stock that needed to be put away, so I dragged out my Clarke (Chinee) bandsaw to cut some stuff down to…

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BlueChip’s New Blog

Tonight is a bit of a departure for me. I have never “blogged” before. I do this at the request of my webmaster, Dale, who swears this will make me into an internet superstar. Hes been working hard to initiate the features on this website even though he knows his version is probably better than […]