BMP Metals | Custom Precision Metal Fabrication

BMP metals incorporated, a family-owned and operated custom precision sheet metal fabricator that has continued to deliver on a commitment of quality since 1984. With vast in-house capabilities built on meeting even the most specific requirements, our company is equipped to produce almost anything and everything made out of metal. Whether you require engineering and […]

7 Things You Didn’t Know About Titanium | GCN Tech Does Science

(collisions reverberating) – We’ve looked at the myths surrounding carbon fiber. We’ve lifted the lid on aluminum. We’ve investigated whether steel is in fact real; it was. But, there is still a big gap in the GCN Material Sciences Course. And that, is titanium. For a while, in the early ’90s, titanium was going to […]

Just One Fixture – A twin-thread clamping rod

When I was making this vice stop in an earlier video, I needed to be able to hold it securely while milling this slot. I was worried if I clamped it via the vice this way, the slot might move as the material was removed causing the part to close up around the endmill and […]

Al-Men – Specialists in aluminium

Al-Men specializes in the machining, bending and welding of aluminium profiles. As a material aluminium is suited for a wide variety of purposes thanks to its strength malleability and lightweight. The first step of production is defining the customer’s needs. We find or design a suitable profile and plan the required surface treatment solutions, work […]

The Fabricating Center

(relaxing music) – What we are is primarily an industrial machine shop, so we’re a job shop, so where we really shine is low-run and prototypes and that sort of stuff. – We do engineering, designing, so we have multiple services that we can offer. We love doing interesting jobs. We like taking on the […]

1940s Metal Lathe [Restoration]

There is no room on the other side of the pin to punch it out These will need to be fixed Surprise! This is locked in…for now This needs replacing, so I can be aggressive. The set screw made a large burr Check to see how worn the bushing are These need new bushings I’ll […]

Grinding a machine taper with an angle grinder

Kuldeep sent me this really nice keyless drill press chuck. Unfortunately, the taper on it is too large for my small drill presses, and too small for my big drill press. The way these chucks are mounted on the drill press is they fit on a conical taper on here. and just by pushing them […]

Workshop LED Panel Light Build Part 1

This is one side my workshop. Most of the light for turning comes from a twin fluorescent attached to a shelf just above the lathe. When the lathe’s cover is on, I also use this bit of space for taking video and stills using an old roller blind as an infinite background. Whilst it’s generally […]

G&E Shaper Universal Table Repair Part 2

Here are the clamps That hold the table tight and these are hardened But I’ve got them polished up. I’m trying to clean up Everything as I go you know as I get to it I want to clean it up and polish it so I hit these on my scotch brite wheel in there […]