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 […]

Career and Technical Education Teachers Career Video

Being a teacher doesn’t always mean working in a classroom… career and technical education teachers can also instruct students in workshops, fields and kitchens. Career and technical education teachers teach students practical subjects to prepare them for a future career in fields such as auto repair, agriculture, healthcare fields, or culinary arts. Like all teachers, […]

Stop motion puppet armature building process

Tengo un nuevo encargo para un esqueleto a medida y he decidido fabricarlo con vosotros lo primero que hago es imprimir el dibujo a escala real y a continuación sacar todas las medidas este será un gran muñeco vamos a empezar bolas listas, vamos a hacer todas las articulaciones es muy ruidoso hora de poner […]

CNC mill built from a 3D Printer!

So i’ve always wanted a CNC mill, arguably my interest in automated manufacturing in general was what got me into 3D printing in the first place, since 3D printing is sorta the same thing from a technical standpoint, just way more accessible. But i still wanted something that could machine materials and not just extrude […]

Robot Welding with SolidWorks – RoboDK Plug-In

Hey what’s up guys, Jeremy here, from RoboDK. Welcome to the second video on our Solidworks plugin. To follow up with what we saw in the first tutorial, we will reuse the example with a table and 2 angle irons to show you how you can use RoboDK’s feature to improve your welding paths. Before […]

DIY CNC Machine on Certiflat Welding Table Part 8: First Cuts running G Code Mach 3

Well there you have it, it’ll cut I I Spared you guys some of the Final assembly of this stuff, it was all pretty simple same theory on the z-axis servo motor drilled and tapped four holes into this Z-axis plate about this CNC router parts spindle mount I wanted to get it running so […]