Old habits cause problems
- tedfanning wrote:
>Ted, don't feel too badly about your experience.
> I just had a nasty reminder that old habits that you have picked up
> can cause a lot of headaches, let me explain.
> I am a joiner/cabinetmaker by trade, now retire due to health
> problems, but with nearly 50 years sawing, planing and shaping wood,
> so certain habits are well established and one in particular that I
> need to get out of in a hurry, blowing the sawdust away.
> With our models the sawdust or swarf is bigger than the pieces that
> we work on, I was just making a set of traffic lights and drilled ...
A few years ago, builders in the Portland area were building a large
apartment building when a windstorm tore it all down. You just
succeeded in convincingly modeling that incident. It's always
noteworthy to be able to make a good static model in Z, much more
laudable to make an action model.
[sorry, I couldn't resist! ;-)# ]
Charles Kuttner, MD
Portland, Oregon, USA
Otherwise known as:
Col. Cornelius Kuttner
Proprietor, psychopathist and microferroequinologist, Oakville &