Monthly Archives: July 2012

NAPC Forum 2012

Last week, I added several Historic Home Performance pages to A Preservationist’s Technical Notebook: There’s an Historic Home Performance definition, an Historic Home Manifesto (based on the manifesto I’d penned last November), and yet a third page listing online Historic Home Resources relevant … Continue reading

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Christine of the Mansfield House

This photo appears in A History of Ansonia: Bicentennial-1976, a remarkable booklet detailing the early-to-present day (1976) history of Ansonia, Connecticut, which had been published in commemoration of the city’s bicentennial: I have no idea who Christine Ryan was, but … Continue reading

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Golden Spirals and Ever Evolving Workbench Designs

Some of you might recall how back in January, I’d published a 3D model for a workbench I’d been considering building. Its benchtop featured a highly flexible clamping system comprised of Kreg Klamp Traks. The basic idea was to have … Continue reading

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