Shane on December 14th, 2013

This is a pictorial I put together a few years ago to make these Holiday Ornaments. Click HERE to go to the pictorial. Click on the thumbnails for a full sized image and a description of what I’m doing in the pic. This is what they look like. If ya make one please send me a link […]

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Shane on January 29th, 2012

I get asked a lot what’s the best way to paint raised letters? There are as many different ways to do it as there are old machines …. I have used an artist brush, made a stamp out of cork, used a sponge, paint marker, etc. but this is what I’ve found gives me the […]

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Shane on September 24th, 2011

I have 3 handwheels that I need to restore for my Enterprise band saw. I figured I would put together a quick pictorial showing the steps I used to make them beautiful again.   Original condition: (click on the pics for a larger image) As you can see in the pic above they are in […]

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