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 […]

Making a Rail Anvil Stand

The rail gets traced here to establish a template The outline is cut using a bandsaw The template fits over the rail in both directions Strips of 1/2″ plywood are cut on the table saw Plywood squares are cut The template is used to trace the outline onto each square Holes are drilled to help […]

Tools for the Studio, Part 1 – Kevin Caron

(Text on screen): Tools for the Studio, Part 1, Kevin Caron, www.kevincaron.com The Voice: Hey, Kevin. What is this? Old home week? Kevin Caron: You know, I had a question the other day on YouTube and he said, I love your shop. You’ve got lots of tools, and you know how to use almost all […]

Welding a SAILBOAT for the DESERT? – in California

When I was growing up, I really wanted a sailboat. But my parents were rock climbers and we spent a lot of family vacations out in the desert. So a couple of years ago, I decided to mix these two things from my childhood, and I built a land yacht. This is a sailboat with […]

How To Weld Sheet Metal – Perfect Panel Prep Tool – A Live Demonstration from Eastwood!

everybody thanks for joining us again for another live video on facebook and youtube I’m Randy we’re here in the East garage and today we’re really excited to debut the perfect panel prep tool if you’re doing any auto restoration you’re gonna be working with sheet metal and this is a tool that’s really going […]

Large Format Tape Dispenser

this was fun. I learned a ton from this project. Doing the infill between steel and learning the mechanisms of the tape dispenser. Who would have thought it was such a complicated thing right? I started the design with this piece kind of coming out this way. You sort of think you can make your […]

Auto Darkening Welding Helmet From UniMig (RWX8000)

this is the rwx8000 it’s an automatic welding helmet from unimig this helmet got four sensors for automatic switching from light to dark and back again keeping your hands-free for focusing on your welding you can adjust between shades 5 through 13 as well as the sensitivity and the delay and you can save the […]

MIG Welding Technique – Kevin Caron

(Text on screen): MIG Welding Technique, Kevin Caron, www.kevincaron.com The Voice: Hey, Kevin. Kevin Caron: Hey. The Voice: You know, you talk about TIG welding, you talk about MIG welding, you talk about oxygen acetylene and stick welding. Can you show us what MIG welding is? Kevin Caron: Sure. Sure. I can do that. MIG […]