Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Popular Mechanics Shop Notes Highlights 1945 and 1946

Well the weather is holding so far and I am making good progress on my covered porch and patio build. Found the time to upload these files today.

1945 and 1946 were not overly prolific in workshop machine plans but there are lots of hobby machine shop tooling and accessory plans. There's an interesting plan for a little trip hammer that uses a small section of rail for an anvil. This plan is just crying for an improved version. There's also a nice plan for a set of storage bunk beds for the kids.

Heres the link for 1945:

And here is the link for 1946: