machining

Making a Bench Vise/Clamp Thingy with This Old Tony

Machine shop wiz, This Old Tony, fashions a beautiful little hand vise/bench clamp out of steel stock.

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Behold the Intricate Beauty of the Rose Engine

Last year, Caleb Kraft visited Maker Faire Paris and had a wonderful time. One of the exhibits that really caught his eye was the rose engine display.

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7 Beginner Machining Tips, Learned the Hard Way

Sometimes learning is painful. Avert your eyes if you can’t witness mistakes.

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Weekend Watch: Meticulously Machining an Entire Clock from Brass with Clickspring

The Clickspring YouTube channel has been redefining what a machining channel can be and focuses on a single amazing clock project (with a new project starting soon)

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Learn the Lingo: Machining Metal

Machining metal can get confusing if you don’t know what the people are saying!

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7 Things to Consider Before Hiring a Machine Shop

So you’ve designed the crucial part to your next big project and it’s time to send it to your local machine shop…

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