In case you hadn’t noticed (in which case you obviously haven’t seen most of the articles on this here blog), I like knives. Especially fixed-blade knives (that is, knives that don’t fold). But a fixed-blade is no good if you can’t toss it in a bag without ruining everything else you put in there. Solution? […]Read more "How to Make a Sheath"
Hello again! After an entire month of inactivity (mostly due to laziness and Spring Break) I’m back with another food-related article. So, let’s get to it! In my opinion, tea is one of the joys of life. In fact, I love it so much I have a giant thermos flask that can hold almost a […]Read more "How to Make Cold-Brew Tea"
Now, I can’t cook. I’m working on it (and I make a mean omelette), but anything much harder is beyond me. So imagine my delight when I discovered how to make meringues! In case you don’t know, a meringue is simply a mix of egg and sugar, beaten and baked into crispy perfection. But what […]Read more "How to Make Easy Meringues"
There’s no denying it; throwing cards is cool. The idea of something as thin and light as a playing-card being able to cut an apple or burst a balloon is nothing short of fascinating. But what about us plebians who can’t throw a card with any perceptible direction or accuracy to save our lives? There’s […]Read more "Card-Shooting Slingshots"
I play the violin. I am also very easily bugged by small details. So when I saw that my friends had a broken, but very nice and easily fixable violin slowly dying in a corner, I had to do something about it. I asked if I could take it home and work on it and […]Read more "Violin Repairs"
I’m just going to go ahead and say it: I like maths. I don’t know why, and whenever I tell someone, they look at me like I’m insane. You’re probably thinking the same thing yourself. Maybe even staring at your screen, baffled. Stop staring at your screen! But regardless, I like maths. And one thing […]Read more "14,631 Digits of Tau"
Hey guys! I’m BAAAAACK! So, after a long break, procrastination, and summer camp, I have some actually useful stuff for you all! Two things, actually. The first is a set of wooden vise jaw… Things. They’re actually pretty easy to make. Take your vise jaw grips, which should look something like this, off your vise. […]Read more "Wood Tools for Wood"