Browsing Archive: October, 2010

Saturday Bloody Saturday

Posted by Peter Baker on Thursday, October 28, 2010,
No it's alright! Don't panic! Bozo hasn't cashed in on an 80s hit by rereleasing it with the preceding day of the week in the title instead of the original.  A day in the Boleyn Workshop that's what I'm talking about.  The kind of day where I wished that if only I'd stayed on the sofa after breakfast instead of making the long pilgrimage up the garden path.  It was a day of 'if onlys'If only I'd stayed on the sofa.  If only I'd bolted down the converted disc sanding machine before using it...
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Damn technology to hell.

Posted by Peter Baker on Tuesday, October 12, 2010,
It's about my camera again.  Two weeks after the warranty runs out so does its ability to function it seems.  Is it that hard to make something that works for more than 12 months?  After all they can put a man on the moon etc etc.  It's hard not to sound like an old git these days as I am fast becoming one.  Do the makers of these things not realise how they are contributing to my old githood?  Thoughtless I call it.  Unless it is part of some cunning southeast asian plan to turn England into...
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Amateur enthusiast woodworking machinery user and restorer.


Pete My name is Pete and apart from the above,I'm a football fan and Old School Pessimist. Maybe because I've been supporting West Ham for over forty years. Priced out of the Premier League like so many and football in general,I now go to any local non league club when I can. On our corner plot we have room for bees and chickens by the workshops. My machinery is mostly made by the Coronet Tool Co from England and Walker Turner who are American. If you have enjoyed looking at this site and want to comment on it or any of the content then please go to the Guestbook.

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