This time around, I've decided to post some before pictures of the basement. These photos are comparable to the state of the upstairs area when I arrived here - although the downstairs served as a storage for extra machinery and supplies. So far I've discovered Schaublin 70 lathes & accessories, 102 lathes & accessories, watchmakers [...]
Dear readers - Some of you may remember the post I did about the Oakville Pin Shop shortly after my arrival here in Connecticut. You can revisit this part of the Harmon story here. The three trailers that were kept at the shop have now been unloaded and the contents relocated to a separate site [...]
Dear readers - we are on a one week break from work at the shop while a new furnace is being installed. Temperatures are below freezing - snow and ice abundant. In the meantime I'll be able to work on answering requests for information. So - until next week ! Here are some photos of [...]
We've been a bit swamped here with requests for information, opening the new ETSY shop and filling orders! BUT! there have been many new discoveries. Such as another amazing demagnetizer, a beautiful antique bench vise by Bleckmann, and a very peculiar escapement drawing.
We were hit with quite the snow storm yesterday. Today's venture to the shop found the mailbox buried in 3 feet! Nevertheless, some progress was made in the back room. The soldering stations, blacksmithing tools, casting & welding tools, and kilns are finally sorted out. Another interesting find today: 2 incredibly heavy unopened bottles of [...]