Archive for May, 2013

If you’re interested in making a free-standing, moveable, indoor makiwara, head on over to Ryukyu Martial Arts for a nice design. Moveable Indoor Makiwara: Dimensions and Design Or, if you want something very simple and portable, you may also like the tire-type makiwara.

An easy way to mix concrete.

Posted: May 8, 2013 in Tools

Mixing concrete is one of the most unpleasant jobs involved in making items such as the stand-up striking dummy. But, now there’s a better way! You can find this on or in certain hardware stores. This is much easier than mixing in a wheelbarrow and is much cheaper than a traditional cement mixer. Also, […]