Monthly Archives: January 2012

Don’t Cut Corners

Woodturners cut corners. You might say that is axiomatic for the profession. The geometry of the turning blank dictates that the corner sticks out farthest from the axis of the turning. And, therefore, unless you are doing off center work … Continue reading

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This Too Is Wood Turned Art

In what seems like another lifetime, I considered making a career of building and repairing acoustical instruments. Today I am keeping warm and listening to the music from my wife’s cello. It is interesting to notice how different frequencies resonate … Continue reading

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2011 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 1,900 times in 2011. If it were a cable car, it … Continue reading

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