Category: Tools

Old Mechanical Pencil and Friend

Somewhere around 1971-2, I met a man in Kemmerer, Wyoming.  Lloyd Bass came to that small Polish, coal mining community to work on the new coal fed power plant.  I was there for other reasons. Lloyd was the only African […]

Drilling Guide

As promised in the previous post, I want to highlight a tool purchased about 30 years ago.  I don’t recall where I purchased it, except that I got it someplace in Lawrence, KS.  During this period of time, I was […]

Shoulder Tools

A good tool at the right time solves a lot of problems, and creates a sense of joy in the usage.  For these cover panels, I pulled out two tools that I bought over the past year.  The first is […]