Kit

Although a lot of workshop tools and projects can be built from scratch, often it's better use of time and money to start with a kit. These typically include the raw materials and sometimes sub-assembiles that will allow you to progress more rapidly. Castings can be included as these are challenging for beginners to create.

Squid Hunter

Squid Hunter

As a Christmas present from my sister, I received a Solarbotics Squid Hunting kit. This is a laser-cut wooden kit with a small PCB to assemble and a couple of solar panels. The sculpture has a small submarine, giant squid

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Model Workshop Gifts

Model Workshop Gifts

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Shed Builder

Shed Builder

I was lucky enough to buy a house with a shed already in place at the bottom of the garden. Other’s have to build their own from scratch or from a kit. My friend Rex and family assembled a “Rowlinson”

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