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Snapshots

  1. Red Car

    Snapshot Title: Red Car
    Taken by: Travis Hookham

    Image: Steamboat Ed's Shop - Detail of Lathe (steamboat_ed_07)
    Image Owner: Rich Gibson



    Description:

    A red car on a can of paint



  2. mask

    Snapshot Title: mask
    Taken by: giangbrok

    Image: Steamboat Ed's Shop - Detail of Lathe (steamboat_ed_07)
    Image Owner: Rich Gibson



    Description:

    2nd pic



  3. A real wingnut

    Snapshot Title: A real wingnut
    Taken by: Rich Gibson

    Image: Steamboat Ed's Shop - Detail of Lathe (steamboat_ed_07)
    Image Owner: Rich Gibson



    Description:

    In the shop, I'm not throwing names at people.



  4. Mineral Oil

    Snapshot Title: Mineral Oil
    Taken by: Rich Gibson

    Image: Steamboat Ed's Shop - Detail of Lathe (steamboat_ed_07)
    Image Owner: Rich Gibson



    Description:

    Dig that 'typewriter' font! I wonder where Ed got the font. It is cool that he took the time to make his shop that much more authentic!



  5. Detail of dust collector slide

    Snapshot Title: Detail of dust collector slide
    Taken by: Rich Gibson

    Image: Steamboat Ed's Shop - Detail of Lathe (steamboat_ed_07)
    Image Owner: Rich Gibson



    Description:

    Pull out, push in...pretty simple concept.



  6. Dust collector manifold

    Snapshot Title: Dust collector manifold
    Taken by: Rich Gibson

    Image: Steamboat Ed's Shop - Detail of Lathe (steamboat_ed_07)
    Image Owner: Rich Gibson



    Description:

    The black hose coming out of the top is suction, the three hoses coming out the bottom go to tool dust collectors, or to lose hoses. Push in or pull out the slides covering each hose to turn that hos...



  7. Fail

    Snapshot Title: Fail
    Taken by: Rich Gibson

    Image: Steamboat Ed's Shop - Detail of Lathe (steamboat_ed_07)
    Image Owner: Rich Gibson



    Description:

    I've been reading failblog.wordpress.com, so any 'fail' reference brings a smile to my lips.



  8. A single lonely screw

    Snapshot Title: A single lonely screw
    Taken by: Rich Gibson

    Image: Steamboat Ed's Shop - Detail of Lathe (steamboat_ed_07)
    Image Owner: Rich Gibson



    Description:

    Off in the corner, hidden where it can't even gain the dignity of the dust pan.



  9. Truth in Labeling

    Snapshot Title: Truth in Labeling
    Taken by: Rich Gibson

    Image: Steamboat Ed's Shop - Detail of Lathe (steamboat_ed_07)
    Image Owner: Rich Gibson



    Description:

    I'm not an attorney, a machinist, or a consumer products specialist, but this seems to violate the idea of truth in labeling.



  10. Table of pulley speeds on the Lathe

    Snapshot Title: Table of pulley speeds on the Lathe
    Taken by: Rich Gibson

    Image: Steamboat Ed's Shop - Detail of Lathe (steamboat_ed_07)
    Image Owner: Rich Gibson



    Description:

    Do you love these little helpers on tools? No 'RTFM' it is more 'Read the F. Tool'



  11. Lathe Tool Rack - Detail

    Snapshot Title: Lathe Tool Rack - Detail
    Taken by: Rich Gibson

    Image: Steamboat Ed's Shop - Detail of Lathe (steamboat_ed_07)
    Image Owner: Rich Gibson



    Description:

    He cut the shelf supports out of square tubing, cutting the ends at the same angle as the shelf supports, so done right making each rail generated 4 shelf supports as scrap. Those are welded, and the...



  12. Tool Rack

    Snapshot Title: Tool Rack
    Taken by: Rich Gibson

    Image: Steamboat Ed's Shop - Detail of Lathe (steamboat_ed_07)
    Image Owner: Rich Gibson



    Description:

    I love this stepped tool rack for the lathe tools. I'm totally stealing the idea if I ever get a lathe! (chucking things in the drill press and cutting away at them with a Dremel tool doesn't qualif...



  13. measure something...

    Snapshot Title: measure something...
    Taken by: Rich Gibson

    Image: Steamboat Ed's Shop - Detail of Lathe (steamboat_ed_07)
    Image Owner: Rich Gibson



    Description:

    something small.



  14. Buck Chuck Company

    Snapshot Title: Buck Chuck Company
    Taken by: Rich Gibson

    Image: Steamboat Ed's Shop - Detail of Lathe (steamboat_ed_07)
    Image Owner: Rich Gibson



    Description:

    of kalamazoo Michigan. It makes me want to get machine tools just so I can have these perfect rhymes on boxes around me.



  15. Extremely!

    Snapshot Title: Extremely!
    Taken by: Rich Gibson

    Image: Steamboat Ed's Shop - Detail of Lathe (steamboat_ed_07)
    Image Owner: Rich Gibson



    Description:

    and polysyllabic ingredients