Fixing old machines is always an adventure

Posted by on Oct 20, 2011 | No Comments

I’ve been reflecting on some of the mini-projects it took to get the Orphan Annie working again. These projects, which always are about problem solving and sometimes are also about inventing creative solutions, are as much a part of the “working” aspect of our Foundry museum as are the routine maintenance tasks and machine operation.

New Ludlow Slugs!

Posted by on Aug 4, 2010 | No Comments

Board member Jeff Shay cast these slugs today for our stationery! It’s shiny AND jangly.