Sylatech: Casting metal parts from 3D prints

The advantage of using 3D printing is that the customer has the part in metal within a few days My name is Gordon Gunn I’m the director of marketing at Sylatech which is a design and manufacturing business with a heritage of 54 years in the design and manufacture of precision metal components Sylatech has […]

Moldmaking Tutorial: How To Make a Resin Metal Cold Casting

What’s up Everyone? Today im going to show you how to make a cold cast reproductions of this plastic busted of Abraham Lincoln we’re gonna be using products today from a company called Smooth-On Our first step is that we are going to secure this plastic model onto a Melanie board using hot glue once […]

Can You Melt Obsidian and Cast a Sword?

Over the past few months I’ve been working on this video as a follow-up to user comments on a previous video on if it’s possible to cast obsidian. This proved to be a major challenge that took six attempts, broke multiple crucibles and two different kilns. But I didn’t want to stop until I finally […]

How to Make a Helmet Stand

Hi! My name is Dave. You’re watching “Make for Others”. And in this episode we’re going to build a helmet stand for my friend George’s helmet! I’d been working on a Star Wars Boba Fett helmet for my friend George and also wanted to give him a few options for where it could hang in […]

Meet the Maker, April Wilkerson

I’m April Wilkerson. Whenever people ask me what I do for a living I don’t know the exact answer, because I make videos but I also make things for my home but I also am maybe called a woodworker, a maker, a DIYer. Whenever I first got into making stuff, or wanting to make stuff […]

Designing and Building a Sideboard – Woodworking Projects

I love this bench but I don’t love the way we use this bench it deserves better and we deserve better I’m sorry bench it’s not you it’s me so this bench sits right where you walk into our living room just past the entry. It has kind of turned into our dumping grounds. we […]

How to Make an Hydraulic Press for Paper // Emboss and Print

Today we’re making a paper press and embossing the Get Hands Dirty logo on some handmade notebooks. Bum This video is sponsored by Inventables and Squarespace and I’ll tell you about that in the end of the video First thing I did was to carve the Get Hands Dirty logo and see if the pieces […]

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 […]

CNC Plasma Table Build Day Six (Paint & Testing)

Day six out here in the shop Ive got the bottom of the water bed welded out I went to lowe’s this mornin’ and picked up some paint I also got the stuff I need to install the little ball valve that I was talkin’ about so I can drain and fill up the table […]

Handmade Metal Bender – Metal Bending Tool

Handmade Metal Bender This is my loop bender that I use for bending loops for spurs loops for spurs for the hangers it can be called a staple or a brad I call it a loop 3/6″ diameter material that is cut 3″ in length I have this metal bender that I handmade you can […]