Today we started to put together the steering system. Only to discover that 1/3 of the parts had connection threads that didn’t match! They were all 3/8″, but different 3/8″… It seems no matter how much you follow the standards, there is always one more opportunity to change something into some other standard.
So I felt a little annoyed. But then when I got home I found some inspiration on xkcd, which illustrates one of the driving forces behind the Journeyman project in a very good way: