Month: September 2006


The #1 Team?


Earlier today I reported that our high school was the #1 team in the country. Leonidas asked who said so. I didn’t know. I figure someone decides these things. For example, our local college has been the NCAA champion a […]




My soldering iron arrived. I followed all the safety precautions and used my experimental slides for some experimental soldering. What I had done before involved electronics — think two seconds to make a bead of metal in a desired spot. […]


A Random Post


SWAP progress for the weekend continued on Sunday with some work on the Hong Kong finish for the jacket. A Hong Kong finish is enclosing the seams of  a garment with bias strips. You sew them to the seam allowance, fold […]