Jul 18 2011

XyloVan –> JANUS – walkaround video

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Jul 18 2011

Connecting the dots

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Once I re-hung all the profiles, ed I realized (yet again) that I am a complete idiot.

The saying goes “measure twice, mind cut once” but it does NOT say “measure three times, seek taking into account three-dimensional design, the fact that you’re not on level ground and that you’re a complete numbskull, cut once.”

I had failed to take into consideration the … aw, hell, I won’t bore you with the details. Anyway, the top-line `1x4s were misaligned by a good 4.5 inches.

Suffice to say, I trimmed the tops of the front profiles on both sides to bring them into line with the rear profiles, then kludged together the 1x4s – the whole line will be hidden somewhat by the cloud shapes that we’re attaching later to the top of the piano lid, so all’s well … Continue reading