The world is full of bastards, the number increasing rapidly the further one gets from Missoula, Montana.
Norman Maclean, A River Runs Through It, 1976
More wind today, gusts up to 80mph, all of us who live here at the headwaters of St. Vrain Creek have been wondering when it was going to get breezy.
After using a huge new and wonderful SawStop cabinet table saw I don't like using any other table saws. I've seen how quickly the blade is stopped by the brake on the SawStop, a $5,000 saw is cheaper than $250,000 plus in hospital and therapy bills.
A few more hits with a file, this bridge will be done, except for gluing on the piece of bone that tops the tie block.
And then I need to sharpen my tools.
YouTube for the day, here is an amazing young guitarist, Asya Selyutina.
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