Time flies!

Spring is passing much faster than planned, and my full-time employer needs me as well. But I do get some stuff done. After the machines was put into place I disassembled the carriage and apron to change one of the gears: I managed to find a new gear from a Swedish supplier (Torshälla is a […]

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Status check

19.05.2008 Originally uploaded by Johnsen Frameworks. Yes. I am alive. Had to work a tad more than planned in my ordinary day-job the last few weeks, and most of last week was spent on fieldwork in Podgorica, Montenegro. Nice place, btw. Here’s the best pub I’ve found so far: On thursday I’ll pick up the […]

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Small steps….

27.04.2008 Originally uploaded by Johnsen Frameworks. Been out with the flu for the last week or so, so things have not exactly been kept up to speed around here. Got the machines down from the pallets yesterday with good help from my dad. Had to rest (and cough) for the rest of the evening whilst […]

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The future

tweener_130_3 Originally uploaded by Truls. Got the last layer of floor prep. on just now. The next couple of evenings will be spent painting walls. Everything to be ready to move the machines in on friday. My mindset is slowly changing now, and I’ve started to plan new projects and get in contact with potential […]

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Monday Morning Punk

The (International) Noise Consipracy with vocalist Dennis Lyxzén (of Refused fame) is one of the better swedish post-hardcore bands, and what could be better on a monday morning whilst working in a corporate environment than listening to their “Capitalism stole my virginity”?

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Random stuff

13.04.2008 Originally uploaded by Truls. I’m a sucker for both tools and books, so it was fun when “Machine Tool Operation” by H.D.Burghardt showed up in my mailbox a few days ago. The two-volume set is considered a reference guide to manual machines, and it seems to be the book that my norwegian “VerkstedhÃ¥ndboken” from […]

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Getting there!

13.04.2008 Originally uploaded by Truls. Got all the mess cleaned up that covered the floor moved out yesterday, and rolled out the first layer of floor finisher. Got to put on a layer or two more. With some luck (and hard work) I’ll be able to move in the machines and tools in a few […]

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90%

29.03.2008 Originally uploaded by Truls. Today we got the electricity in as well as the last internal panels. That means that the workshop is ready to move into in about a week or so. The most important thing now is to get the floor grinded, so that I can prep it properly. After that I […]

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It’s coming together

18.03.2008 Originally uploaded by Truls. Dead tired after another long day. Got the under-roofring in place today. By thursday the roofing should be ready as well as some other bits and pieces. Insulation and interior panels arrives tomorrow afternoon, and I got to run out to buy cabels for power so my brother in law […]

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What a day!

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