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Bank Holiday DIY

Monday was a Bank Holiday.  Most unusually, it was hot and sunny.  But did I spend the day in the sunshine enjoying the last blast of summer?  I did not.  I spent it (and the weekend before) indoors, wearing overalls … Continue reading

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Drilling large holes

I haven’t managed to complete any craft projects since my last post, but I have made a start on my Edison-type lamp.  I sourced a suitable lampholder from China – it’s the ceramic type that is really meant for use … Continue reading

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An Edison lamp

Edison-type light bulbs are all the rage at the moment.  These filament bulbs are made to give a retro appearance, especially when lit.  They come in various styles of filament, including “squirrel cage” (which does what it says on the … Continue reading

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