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J. Thomas, LTD. - Machining, Fabrication & Finishing Capabilities

J. Thomas’s greatest technical strength is its ability to seamlessly integrate Machining, Fabrication, Welding and Assembly under very strict quality control. We can perform extremely complex projects that require the highest levels of controls and manufacturing capabilities, while at the same time cost-effectively handle your smaller requirements such as prototypes, small quantities or replacement parts. 133 more words


Furuta Style Inverted Pendulum Is King of Geek Desk Ornaments

Newton’s Cradle is thought of as the most elegant of executive desk toys. But that 20th-century dinosaur just got run off the road as ’s  342 more words

Robots Hacks

Breathing Life into a Laptop again


I was given a laptop to fix by a friend. His laptop would not close together properly and the power would not turn on since the button was “lifted” above the actual power button on the laptop. 318 more words


Frame jig

I haven’t posted in a while because for the last 6 weeks I was working on a pretty huge project. I decided to build a real frame jig. 348 more words

The Shop

Hardox Teeth

 Some hardox teeth to chomp on scrap metal!

Hand graver

Hand graver for engraving metal.

Iroko handle, cast & machined brass body, 1/8″ hss lathe tool, m4 grub screws.


Handle is flat on one side to allow the tool a low attack angle.


knoba – Hand graver – 2016.dxf