Category: Workshop

Workshop shuffle 20200401

Bay 3: 1100×500 x1800 2 x steel vertical cabs moved to Bay 1 3rd steel vertical cab moved upstairs for food storage Toilet wall: Cabs order left to right: Gun cab 100D cab remaining 2.5m: 4 x 3dr cabs (or 6 drawer equivakents) Mini Fridge Freezer last by toilet door On top of cabs/fridge: 1100mm […]

Workshop shuffle 20200201

20200410 This plan superseded as a result of Covid19 reshuffle Objective: Primary: Bay 2: 5 PBalls in a row backing to Aluminium – DONE Bay 3: 8 x 15D cabs in rightside Lundia static wall – DONE Secondary: 55″ TV back at Bay 3 window – DONE Fasetech Rig more room for rotate (Swap 3dr […]

CNC Machine Resuscitation

The 2009 ex China (via EBay) CNC machine initially used as MK1 Pick Place is finally to put back to being a CNC machine So time to repurpose back to being a CNC machine Aspirations: Functioning with dedicated PC (possibly Raspberry Pi or Beagle Board etc) Compact as much as possible to live on the […]

Aluminium Saw Options

Deliberately do not want a sliding model due to both space & long term accuracy issues Preferable 254mm (10″) blade as that currently just fits in the space available Electric brake saves waiting for saw to wind down after a cut (although a repeatedly accurate saw may negate this current need) Handle orientation horizontal to […]

Workshop Power Connections

RC4-4DOF Motion Sim Rig 20190525 If Mount PC on Rig, (reduce to 1 PC, use wireless connection): On Rig requiring power: PC + Monitor (double header plug) Subwoofer Wheel Motion platform Off Rig, requires coiled mains cable 1 per each below: 240-110v Converter 240v to rig Set 1: Minimum set for PC Use function only […]