Monthly Archives: September 2011

Alternative Energy

I’ve been playing around with ideas on how to create electricity.  So far I’ve not invented a perpetual motion machine or anything extraordinary, but I have had fun building a small windmill.  I’ve also been toying with how I can put a rather beefy DC motor to use. From Alternative Energy For the windmill blades [...]

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Summer Offroader

Built this back in the late spring early summer. Truck has sense been destroyed and recycled into…..loose Lego bricks.

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Custom Paint Job

An offspring found this a while back. Has a really cool spot pattern and an interesting hue of green.

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  • Almost Random Quote

    The opportunity, though, is the biggest of our generation (or the last one, for that matter). The opportunity is there for anyone (with or without a job) smart enough to take it–to develop a best in class skill, to tell a story, to spread the word, to be in demand, to satisfy real needs, to run from the mediocre middle and to change everything.

    ¡Note! Like all revolutions, this is an opportunity, not a solution, not a guarantee. It’s an opportunity to poke and experiment and fail and discover dead ends on the way to making a difference. The old economy offered a guarantee–time plus education plus obedience = stability. The new one, not so much. The new one offers a chance for you to take a chance and make an impact.
    — Seth Godin, Blog, 2011