Popular Mechanics

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November 8, 2011

As part of some fabrication research in vintage issues of Popular Mechanics (thanks Google Books) I came across this great 1950 ad for name-brand hammers. What brand you ask? Nope, no specific brand, just an ad touting the benefits of name-brand tools. Click image to go to the original ad, I’ve written out the text […]

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Fabrication Help / The Internet is Awesome

November 8, 2011

 As part of this long-term motorcycle customization project I’m in the middle of (the early middle… in fact, let’s just call it the start) I’ve been doing a lot of fabrication research lately. I was reading a write-up of a custom Suzuki in an issue of the British motorcycle magazine Back Street Heroes (a good magazine, […]

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