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Drones are in the news these days, both at the higher geo-political level and in the backyard. In the in-between sphere—where they are better known as aerial robots—they work for...Read more
Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW)—also known commonly as Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) welding—is a welding process that produces an electric arc between a non-consumable tungsten electrode and the parent metal...Read more
Basic cabinetry: Part 3 Raised Panel Door
Our carcase has now been finished, glued and assembled (see Furniture, The Shed, April/May 2014 and Jun/Jul 2014). Next, we move onto making a...Read more
When a friend at Metpresco Engineering offered Jason Clarke an old, universal tool and cutter grinder for his garage workshop, Jason had to think about how he could power it.
Most people have separate places for work, play, accommodation and their hobbies but Malcolm Anderson has successfully managed to combine them all into one. His factory unit, nestled in a...Read more
There are a number of proverbs in life, that don’t hold up under scrutiny. Such as, “the grass is always greener…”, “no pain, no gain” and “you need a lathe...Read more