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|33 days ago||
Electronic Music Box Movements - 10 replies
Does anyone have a good source for buying digital music box movements that have a nice sounding unit? I am not interested in the little things in greeting cards, but want something that I can build into a nice box.
|384 days ago||
Where Do I Put The Pins? - 23 replies
I always use hinges on my boxes, and I have a system for that. However, I am working on a different design with thicker ends and an inset, lift-up lid that spins on a set of 1/8 pins on each side. (This box is not glued up…just set together.) I plan to embed the 1/8 inch brass pin by cutting a kerf in the lid, inserting the pin ...
|822 days ago||
No Spell Check, Small Print...What Happened? - 3 replies
My problem is simple. For some reason when I am typing an entry (like now) I have no spell check and the font is only about size 8. It hasn’t always been this way, but it is now. What did I do wrong? When I post the entry it is a larger size again.
|876 days ago||
How Do I Build a Pyramid Shaped Urn? - 7 replies
I know this is going to sound like one of those word problems from my high school algebra text book, but it boils down to this: I need to build a pyramid-shaped urn. My patron raises Saluki dogs and has them cremated when they die. She wants to put the ashes into an urn shaped like the Great Pyramid of Egypt. She doesn’t want to mix ...