I want a way of running LED fairly lights, designed for mains use, off AA batteries so that I can take them camping and the like! These are just bog standard Christmas fairy lights, I refuse to may any more than a couple of quid for this utterly pointless project.
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Today I’m building a thing to measure pull force! I’m often in situations where I need to know how much force a fixing can withstand, data sheets aren’t always available so I’m building a device to measuring axial kilogram force.
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I’ve hit 1,000 subscribers on YouTube! This is so exciting! As a little celebration here’s a quick tour of my workshop from back in June 2017. This is just a small workshop tour but hopefully you’ll still find it useful! Continue reading “Small Workshop Tour – 1,000 Subscriber Special! ”
It’s time to make a storage rack for my Stanley SortMaster boxes. This will make small parts storage much better in my workshop. The rack is really simple to construct and very robust. Continue reading “Making A Small Parts Storage Rack for Stanley SortMasters ”
In this little video I’m making a steampunk copper branding iron handle for a brass branding heat stamp. I’m using 15mm copper piping and brass compression fittings. It does a great job of branding wood with my logo and looks totally awesome! Continue reading “Making a Quick Branding Iron Handle ”