Monthly Archives: August 2011

Magnets and a mitre box

This last spring, my father-in-law gave me a nice old mitre box. It was made by the Goodell Manufacturing Co., which eventually became apart of  Goodell-Pratt. Old Tool Heaven has a nice history of the company here: oldtoolheaven.com. The box … Continue reading

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Good day Bruce.

So I decided it was time to make the mate for my sawbench. When I decided this the first thing that popped into my head was the expression “good day mate,” immediately followed by the Bruce sketch from Monty Python’s … Continue reading

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