About the author

John: John founded tool. This is my blog! I plan to talk about things I like here, lobsters, the sea, Marblehead, lobster boats, old houses, diesel engines, national guitars, fiberglass, cigars, beer, my Kay bass, lobster shanties, McIntosh amps, post and beam and of course, product design.


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25
Oct

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25
Oct

Apple’s Mac Pro Production

Attached are photos / a link to a FASCINATING look inside Apple's Mac Pro Production. The Core77 blog post can be found here -- Apple's Gorgeous…

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18
Oct

coming soon to a living room near you…

  Get ready for artificial intelligence and robotics in your living room. True story. Anki Drive! Love this! That is all.   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QnsR-kZUx6o

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15
Oct

the (dan) goods

I decided to try a new podcast. It's called "Innovation Crush" by Sideshow Network -- and can be found right here (a new link will open).…

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06
May

things come apart

It fascinates me that older objects were so well-built, and were most likely put together by hand.... These items were repaired when broken, not discarded like…

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04
Mar

Bridgeport Mill Rebuild

Some of you may recall Caitlin's post about tool getting a Bridgeport. Since the time that we received the Bridgeport I began to formulate a plan to dismantle and rebuild it. Dismantling items has always been something I…

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20
Dec

A Very __________ Seasons Greetings to You!

  The annual tool. holiday card went out this week. We always have fun with the creative process. As anyone who has received past cards knows,…

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14
Nov

Travel photography as creative outlet

I don't kid myself or anyone here at tool. When it comes to sketching abilities (we sketch here quite frequently), I have trouble making a stick…

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05
Nov

3D Printed Ukulele

I recently set out to design and build a 100% printed Ukulele based on a cigar box design. Greg Meyer had a Cigar box in his…

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tool., Inc. is located in the historic 17th century fishing village of Marblehead, Massachusetts. Marblehead is the yachting capital of America and the birthplace of the American Navy. Founded in 1649, Marblehead was one of the first fishing communities outside of Boston. Marblehead is located just 16 miles north of Boston, and is convenient to Logan International Airport, MBTA bus, and the MBTA commuter rail.

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