Monthly Archives: February 2014

Tinkering in the Prop Factory

What happens when you give a guy that loves to play with tools a couple of new pieces of equipment, lots of supplies, plenty of time, and a few how-to ideas? Well, our Prop Factory turned out this experimental piece!  … Continue reading

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Busy Sunday in February

Wow – what a busy day today.  I’ve assembled a stack of Winder Counters, loaded almost 30 new Superior Props Accessories on the Basement web site, and filled 13 or so orders today.  The orders are shipping all over the … Continue reading

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Expanding the Superior Props Inventory

Nearly all Old Timer plans include dimensions for the prop block.  The user was to carve the block to the appropriate shape.  Given the technology inherent in the Superior Pros business, we have the capability to produce prop blanks that … Continue reading

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Final Work on the Jimmie Allen Special

In my “spare time” I took one of our 7″ Superior Prop blanks and carved it to final shape and put it on my still-untested Jimmie Allen Special.  7″ is the maximum legal diameter for this model, per the original … Continue reading

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February Prop Inventory

As you can see in the photo below, we are in production.  I am starting to accumulate inventory, especially in 2-bladed freewheelers.  We are making folders, but the learning curve is higher.  In the photo below, you will see a … Continue reading

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