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Wood lantern MaFe version. #2: I have seen the light...

12-21-2015 03:17 PM by mafe | 9 comments »

Wood lantern.i have seen the light Part two. At my visits to the Danish Frilandsmuseum, I fell in love with the old traditional lanterns.The simple way they were created and the few materials.Also they can be made all by hand or with power tools – from recycle materials or all new.Kind of right up my Alley. This was where we left last part.Mortises cut. Now time for making some candle holders.A metal tube are cut here, actually the inside of a pull-down curtain. Ok we bet...

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Rust removal...Go!

07-13-2012 10:48 PM by jbswearingen | 7 comments »

I’m trying my hand at rust removal with electrolysis for the first time, and so far, it looks good. I’m using my 10A battery charger, two pieces of 1/2×18” rebar, 12AWG wire, a plastic tub that is just a bit too small, and washing soda. An hour and a half in, and there is already rust floating on the surface and a steady stream of O2 and H2 bubbles coming off the rebar pieces. I’ll put more pics up as it progresses. I’m hoping to get ...

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