BOOKSHELVES DONE_MORE PLANNING

As one can see, today we managed to start assembling the book shelves. We are very satisfied with the end result and so looking forward for the next few step in order to see them hanging.   Today I also had a discussion with both lecturers regarding the way finding stand. Me and Antoine draw…

COMPLETION OF FRAMES

Today we made to finish the biggest part of the bookshelves. We completed the frames as you can if the picture. The bottom shelf of the structure was welded first,  it was very also important to keep the rods pressed tightly against the template keeping consistent angles of 90 degrees. We also had to modify the template for…

MORE WELDING

Today myself and Marco stayed after school to do more weldin. BY monday we are aimin to have all the shelves ready.  

CUTTING THE RODS

Cutting all the straight rods took longer than expected. We HAD to borough some extra material to avoid the hassle of purchasing an transporting it again. Mr.Jason also suggested to build a template with wood and a correct angle for the welding, which myself took the responsability to do. The templates made out of a piece of wood…

BOOKSHELVES PROGRESS

After finishing retouching the metal rods, today we started the welding. I must say that considering all the work was done by hand and no tools, I am very satisfied with the end result. We managed to get most of the metal welded, so then we can start assembling the book shelves.  

BOOKSHELVES PART TWO

Today we kept on working on the book shelves. We marked the extra metal so Noel can cut it out and finally we can start the welding.  

BOOKSHELVES IN PROGRESS

Today we started bending the rods for the bookshelves.  We tried 2 different methods to get the best result. We found out that the best method to have all rods bent the same and equal sizes was to use the template then bring to perfections with our hands. Today we got half of the needed rods…

PURCHASING THE METAL RODS

This morning me and Marco went to buy the metal rods needed to start the metal work for the bookshelves. We both a total of 105 metres for €29.75. Purchasing the metal wasn’t a big deal. The problem we had was how were we going to deliver the metal rods since F.Cordina had to transport…