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  Topic: passing on the keys to the castle
TrenchCoatGuy

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PostForum: League Business   Posted: Sat Jan 12, 2019 5:39 pm   Subject: passing on the keys to the castle
You gave anyone 14 hours to respond on a Friday for a topic that is likely difficult to carefully post publicly. I find this wait-time to be extremely short, given that most visitors only show up abou ...
  Topic: Mandrel?
TrenchCoatGuy

Replies: 2
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PostForum: Chat   Posted: Wed Jan 02, 2019 11:56 pm   Subject: Mandrel?
Tip I got from a master mechanic: When drilling into a round surface, especially one with a narrow diameter, use a mill file to create a flat spot and center punch in that. It'll help keep the drill b ...
  Topic: Why are my closures so bad?
TrenchCoatGuy

Replies: 9
Views: 157

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Fri Dec 28, 2018 2:20 pm   Subject: Why are my closures so bad?
Sounds like you have a handful of different things happening.

1. The image in the first post shows a warp caused by cutting. Since you're using aviation snips, rings cut at the tip should have less ...
  Topic: Why are my closures so bad?
TrenchCoatGuy

Replies: 9
Views: 157

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Mon Dec 24, 2018 8:08 pm   Subject: Why are my closures so bad?
That warping is due to the cutting of the rings from the coil. There have been a variety of solutions presented before for reducing the quantity of warping.

No one solution particularly fixes it co ...
  Topic: Can't Find a Weave
TrenchCoatGuy

Replies: 4
Views: 126

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Sun Dec 09, 2018 9:58 pm   Subject: Can't Find a Weave
[weave=Power Line], or perhaps [weave=Endo]/[weave=Velo].
  Topic: A few more weave AR updates
TrenchCoatGuy

Replies: 13
Views: 494

PostForum: Weaves Discussion   Posted: Fri Nov 30, 2018 10:11 pm   Subject: A few more weave AR updates
Just a question:

Apart from this thread, should there be another method of logging or noting these adjustments to AR values?

Maybe I look at stuff or overthink... but it somewhat strikes me as o ...
  Topic: Linking outside images
TrenchCoatGuy

Replies: 1
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PostForum: M.A.I.L. Help   Posted: Sat Nov 17, 2018 12:01 am   Subject: Linking outside images
Google has added "?" into their permalink images url in January.

That "?" doesn't talk nicely with BBC. I made my detailed post [url=http://www.mailleartisans.org/board/viewtopi ...
  Topic: Search weaves by name- truncated results
TrenchCoatGuy

Replies: 4
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PostForum: Requests   Posted: Sun Nov 04, 2018 6:13 pm   Subject: Search weaves by name- truncated results
I know it's kinda a cop-out, but you could try other search engines (depending upon the complexity of the query).

Google allows the "site=" parameter to search only inside a domain.
&quo ...
  Topic: Re-sizing Images 100k for Submission
TrenchCoatGuy

Replies: 2
Views: 251

PostForum: Gallery Discussion   Posted: Sun Oct 28, 2018 2:27 pm   Subject: Re-sizing Images 100k for Submission
Just to key in on the specific step in the article:
http://www.mailleartisans.org/articles/images/757-Export_File_Size.jpg
That "quality" slider is how much the jpeg compression will sligh ...
  Topic: Help with Celtic Rosette
TrenchCoatGuy

Replies: 5
Views: 246

PostForum: Weaves Discussion   Posted: Sat Oct 20, 2018 2:02 pm   Subject: Help with Celtic Rosette
If you haven't seen http://www.mailleartisans.org/articles/images/483-firemanshold5.jpg
  Topic: Closing Rings Neatly
TrenchCoatGuy

Replies: 3
Views: 273

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Sun Oct 14, 2018 9:30 pm   Subject: Re: Closing Rings Neatly
Does it depend on the rings in the first place or plier used, or just technique?

Yes, to all 3.

Rings:
Cut type matters.
You can't really close pinch cut rings, you can only really "align ...
  Topic: Weave Study -- Third Quarter 2018
TrenchCoatGuy

Replies: 8
Views: 570

PostForum: Weaves Discussion   Posted: Mon Oct 01, 2018 2:01 am   Subject: Weave Study -- Third Quarter 2018
After staring at my sample of iguanascale more and more...
On one hand, I feel like that one chain should be a standalone weave.
Bolting them together yields [weave=Iguanascale].
Knitting them toge ...
  Topic: Weave Study -- Third Quarter 2018
TrenchCoatGuy

Replies: 8
Views: 570

PostForum: Weaves Discussion   Posted: Sun Sep 30, 2018 12:56 am   Subject: Weave Study -- Third Quarter 2018
Every time I look at [weave=Hikaru], I think that it should have small rings on the front and back, as most of the other japanese weaves are front-back symmetric.

That being said, I think it would ...
  Topic: Tau Cross
TrenchCoatGuy

Replies: 3
Views: 256

PostForum: Weaves Discussion   Posted: Wed Sep 26, 2018 11:19 pm   Subject: Tau Cross
You could probably get away with [article=Making a Full Persian 6 in 1/ 6 in 1 Grizzly Cross] and remove the top section. It won't be stylized and the tutorial doesn't appear to be rigid (might not ho ...
  Topic: Half Persian 2 Sheet 4 in 1 (3 of 3): Half Persian 2 in 1
TrenchCoatGuy

Replies: 10
Views: 298

PostForum: Weaves Discussion   Posted: Wed Sep 19, 2018 11:17 pm   Subject: Half Persian 2 Sheet 4 in 1 (3 of 3): Half Persian 2 in 1
And it certainly wouldn’t make sense to tag every gallery image with any mail in it to 2 in 1 Chain even though they all have it in some capacity.

Better get tagging. Coif Cool Smiley

I keep looking at ...
 
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