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Concrete instantiation

Posted by kernelbob on March 2, 2009

Fitting a plate

Fitting a plate

Way back when, I mentioned that I’m getting a new concrete desk.

It’s been a long project, but progress continues.  On Saturday, Jacque set reinforcing plates into the office floor.  There are two plates, one onder each leg.  They are steel, 1/4 inch thick, and long enough to straddle two joists.

Here Jacque is test-fitting one of the plates.

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Extreme Tool Building

Posted by kernelbob on June 26, 2008

I don’t know how it happened.  I’d like to blame inebriation but I’ve been sober most of the time.  Voices in my head?  Global warming?  The Bush administration?  Yeah, that’ll work.  This is all Karl Rove’s fault.  Isn’t everything?

It’s a truism that programmers can and do make their own tools as needed. And I need a new desk.  The old one got moved to my office downtown, so I don’t have one at home anymore.

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