Category Archives: Home projects

Living with drums

Living with drums in San Jose can be difficult.  I don’t have enough space at home, and I have to pack the drums in the car to go practice. Here are some photos reflecting the skills I’ve developed for fitting … Continue reading

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Diagnosing the internet

I did a little trouble-shooting outside the house and I found EXPOSED COPPER in the lines.  As soon as the January rains started, the lines started shorting.

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Building a cajon

I’m always looking for a good deal so assembling my own cajon from a kit was the way to go.  I found the Sela Bausatz cajon with a bass sound I liked and a snare construction that was solid.  After following the instructions from kit and drilling a few holes -> TADA!
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Carpentry!

So I finally got around to making a proper spice rack for the kitchen.  The old one was overflowing and spices were falling everywhere, but luckily there is a home depot a few miles nearby.  You almost can’t see it in the picture, but there is an acrylic sheet keeping the spices from falling out, while also leaving the spice labels fully legible.

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