Feb 25 2010

Busy night at the xylophone factory

factoid

I got into a real rhythm last night and blew through a good 27 linear feet of aluminum bar stock, no rx cutting keys for the xylophones.

To the right here is what my shop floor looks like – thick with aluminum dust. I must have swept up 5 pounds of the stuff. (The logo on the floor reminds me not to crack my head on the face-height 6×10″ beam hovering just 5 feet off the floor –  I’m always standing up under it suddenly. Not for nothing is the beam called The Widowmaker.) … Continue reading