Tag Archives: craftsmanship

An Engineering Marvel; Tiny House Truck

That transforms into a modernist castle. As usual, Lloyd Kahn always finds the good stuff to post when it comes to unique Shelter.  The Tiny House Truck is built on an old flatbed and is a true marvel of engineering … Continue reading

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How About Some Lovely Cod Liver Oil?

The second two claims are informative; “It is almost as palatable as milk” and “It does not nauseate or produce loathing for food…”  This makes one wonder how bad the other healthy oils were.

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Know your tools; planes circa 1912

A reference for understanding woodworking planes. Much thought has gone into the evolution of the modern Stanley plane.

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Another Great Design

From Casual Turtle Campers Peter at Casual Turtle Campers has come up with a great new design in a minimalist caravan.  I have posted his earlier work here a couple times and this new design is worth a look..  This … Continue reading

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Interesting Saw

  From 1889.  I like the combination handsaw, square, and 2 foot ruler.  Great idea.

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19th Century Sheet Metal Tools

A collection of tools, stakes, machines and hammers from the 19th century for the professional tinsmith or sheet metal worker.

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Another Workbench

A real beauty.  Sits like a desk and would be a great workspace for just about any maker.

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