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Making Springs At Home

¬†teaches us how to make springs on a lathein this video done in the style of How It’s Made. Mixed in with snark, in his usual style, is a lot of useful information. 170 more words


CNC Lathe Homing

I wish to start to publish some cnc stuff videos on YouTube, so here’s the first one.

In the next one I will show this babe in action.


Lathe Mounted Disc Sander

Sanding machines are common in most woodworking shops. I have thought about getting a disc sander for my garage/workshop but I don’t have the space for a dedicated machine and – never having owned one – am not sure how much use it would get, making it doubly hard to justify. 646 more words


Segmented Turning Planning and Calculations

Interested in turning segmented projects on the lathe?¬† You’ll need to know a few things about each ring you want to include in your project in order to make sure that they line up properly with the rings directly and below. 472 more words


Creative boxes

Unique and multi-purpose boxes made by various Grade 11 & 12 students this term: way to go, everyone!


That’s No Moon – That’s a Bamboo Death Star

At first glance, ’s turned bamboo Death Star seems like a straight woodworking project. No Arduino controlled lights, no Raspberry Pi for audio clips of an X-wing attack or escaping TIE fighter. 249 more words

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