With all the supplies and tools in I was able to start the build today. Took quite awhile to get adjusted to the new shop set-up but it was a productive day none-the-less.
Most of Jerry's primary parts have been rough-cut. After some finishing they will be ready to be nailed together. But Jerry's drive motors have not arrived so the final assembly may not be done for a week or so. Until then, a test rig will be made for his arm so it can be verified.
Most of the parts for the prototype arm are made on a bandsaw