Here’s a small treasure I found a few month ago at my parents place. Two vintage engineering books “Der neuzeitliche Maschienenbau” by Curt Hanfland. My grandpa bought them once. I guess there is no English version of those. I totally
Here an update of the circular panel saw I’ve build end of last year. In the first post I’ve written about how I’ve build the ähm … let’s call it body. Of course it needs a few more things around
This post is kind of nostalgic. While I was sorting out my stuff after the relocation I found some old photos of my first bike. I really loved it. It was a Yamaha TZR250 2MA. I bought this tiny beast back
For a couple of years now I’ve used two old pieces of aluminum extrudes as protective vice jaws for the parallel vice. I was never getting the point to spend money for some commercial ones, as long as a piece
Slowly I am getting a bit better organized. Put some jars to store screws. Somehow it feels like I spend more time with getting the shop done then actually working on the bike.
Using the kitchen oven for baking VHT paint doesn’t sound too healthy to me. So I had to find an other solution. My first thought was to get an adjustable heat gun and warm the pieces up with that. Worked
Cylinder and head in a fresh black. It was not that easy to buy the VHT paint in Europe.
Never mind the finger in front of the lens, it’s all about the sound… Power boats warming up for the race
Last weekend I moved the workshop (and myself) to its new location. It’s a little smaller but finally a bit more of a permanent nature. Finally a bit more light on the workbench