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This is an old article and things have changed. For example Miller no longer recommends pure tungsten balled for AC welding.
TIG Fire Safety
TIG Welding Class
TIG Settings for Steel and Aluminum
Tips for Great TIG Welds
I think it’s mainly for UV protection. Anything that prevents a sunburn would prevent UV burn from TIG. Maybe?
Is the side drawer part of the puzzle? From the pictures it looks like the side dowel pin is the only thing holding the main drawer in place.
It's amazing how clean your miters look. When I so much as look at plywood edges, much less drill or sand them, they start developing tear out.
Meet Your Saw
I had to store my table saw outdoors for 2 weeks and despite applying a liberal amount of paste wax beforehand the iron was quickly covered by rust. Paste wax definitely helps with lubricating the work area and miter slots, but I now question its usefulness as a moisture barrier.
Perfect finish - I never would have guessed those statues were printed.As much as I like rub'n'buff I am always frustrated by how much it smells and that it never really "dries". Typically I apply a clear coat to deal with that but that impacts the look.
Thank you Alex.
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That's a very nice & clean build!
Large Motors Class
Starting a Handmade Business
Introduction to Fusion 360: Design a Lamp in an Hour
Intro to Fusion 360: Lamp Design
Assembling this was cheaper than buying lawn mower? Trying to get the raw materials and have somebody cut them to size would be way more expensive here than buying the factory made item.
Articulated Utility Arm
Beautiful design! Looking at the early Dremel work I am amazed by how flawless the final assembly is. My experience from assembling a small CNC mill was lots of issues with the bearings binding / getting stuck on the rods. I am surprised that was not a problem here.
Designing a Supersuit
3D Printing Class
Wearable Electronics Class
Too uneven - killed my traces.This was with a MG Chemicals 1 oz copper photo resist board. Some areas with minimal resist did not get etched away, while some of the traces now have breaks in them. Back to the slow & reliable way...
How to Make Gloves
Make Gloves for Yourself