Wood and it’s Uses

May 23, 2017 Nigel 0

A hard substance which forms the branches and trunks of trees and which can be used as a building material, for making things, or as a fuel. Wood properties depend on moisture content. Wood is [more…]

Bog Oak Chair

January 2, 2017 Nigel 0

Some years ago I was given some pieces of bog oak, roughly 1″ x 1″ x 4″. I painted the ends with PVA glue and placed them in the eaves of my shed and forgot about them [more…]

Wood & Metal Beam Engine

September 18, 2016 Nigel 0

I designed and built this engine with an intent on making it aesthetically pleasing. The engine was designed as I went, nothing that new there for me, and the whole build was described in our [more…]