CAD Is Hard!

I got the chance to speak about FreeCAD at the Osmoces event near Chicago over the weekend.  I had a really good time seeing some of the other presentations and exhibits and just hanging around with some pretty cool people.  In addition to the talk, I also taught a workshop where we got hands-on with the software…

Fun in the shop

I spent the Thanksgiving holiday at my brother’s place.  It was a very relaxing weekend spent eating too much and shooting stuff.  (I’m not very into guns but this stuff is fun!) My brother recently bought a jealousy inducing lathe like this: This thing was barely out of the crate.  The DRO hadn’t even been…