Category Archives: Home and Homestead
Copper pipe guitar wall hanger
I’ve finally made a wall hanger for my telecaster. Everything was scrap from other projects. The wood came from the underside of a dresser that got taken apart, the copper is from old baseboard, the wooden “plugs” in the copper … Continue reading
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Rest in peace, Ashes
Yesterday we had to lay our son, Ashes, down to rest. He was 14 years old and had been with us since we were a young couple in college. I loved that cat more than I realized. He helped me … Continue reading
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Clean your DHW tankless coil
We have hard water and we heat our water with an oil boiler and a tankless coil. This is, admittedly, a very inefficient method of heating water but it came with the house so we are making it work. Once … Continue reading
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Driveway alignment, do it yourself!
I’ve always been under the assumption that alignments should only be done by professionals on an alignment rack. While I do still believe that this will give the best results, in a pinch, it can be done in the driveway … Continue reading
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Since the last post I have: – Replaced old bashguard with new BBG – Replaced crankset with Shimano FC-M361 165mm crank – Replaced front 3x gears with 1x 32 tooth N/W (Blackspire Snaggletooth) – Removed front derailleur and added an … Continue reading
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