Category Archives: workshop

This is the category for all workshop machines and tools.

Now for a new direction…


After a lot of soul searching and deep thinking… I have changed direction. Focus is now on laser engraving and laser cutting. I sold all my woodworking machinery and tools, and all my timber. So the new website is up … Continue reading

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A need to be organised.


After cleaning the workshop the other day… due to a little flood from the unusually huge rainfall… I had a need to organise all the drawers in the shelving units… It does take a little getting used to …but having some … Continue reading

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Bollards…


So, I got a request to laser engrave the tops… on the face… of some bollards.   Rather long at 2 metres…and heavy….. 118 mm square…. so we had to make a cradle to support the bollards out the front … Continue reading

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Taking a rest…


Spent a few hours yesterday cleaning up the workshop… with all the rain we had on Friday [330 mm] some came into the workshop and made a small mess… Good time for  a Spring Clean Out… here is a pic … Continue reading

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Upgrading one of my Laser Engravers


  GCC LaserPro Explorer…   Initially wanted a laser engraver this size but the purchase price put me off a little…. Bought the GCC C180 II [more in my price range] but when a pre owned unit came on the … Continue reading

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50 Steak Boards…


Not quite… only got 46 finished… Boards are 400 mm long and 280 mm wide… 17 mm thick…with a juice groove and routed finger grooves all round the underneath… Timbers used were… Morton Bay Ash, Blue Gum, Spotted Gum, Stringy … Continue reading

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Timber…


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