Testing out the better display

So I upgraded the display I’m going to use to a 128×64 display with backlight from New Haven Displays. The model I’m using is the NHD-C12864A1Z-FSB-FBW-HTT ($21 on their site, so nice and inexpensive) This display has the ST7565 controller already built-in, so really it should just be a matter of connecting some wires and load … Read more

It’s bath time!

I bet you would look pretty prune-y if you took a bath in vinegar… But that’s what this Stanley No. 5 plane is doing. I received this plane as a gift from my father. It’s in rough shape with a lot of surface rust. The first place to start is pull the plane apart and … Read more