In the 21st century, there’s no NEED to do it yourself. So much of our world is ready-made, prefabricated, mass-produced and, best of all, reasonably priced. So why do we insist on getting our hands dirty? Because we can. Because it satisfies a deep-desire to create and to shape. Because there’s something special about the look, smell and feel of a hand-crafted item. And, of course, because angle grinders are really, really cool things.

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