How to build a custom door from scratch

How to build a custom door from scratch

Hanging a new door can change the entire look of a space. Guest poster, Scott Huntington provides some inspiration for building your own custom door.

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The Crafters Guide to Taking Great Photos

The Crafters Guide to Taking Great Photos

My workshop photography is not always the best. So I decided to up my game and got hold of “The Crafters Guide to Taking Great Photos” by Heidi Adnum.

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Novice welders should grind their welds

Novice welders should grind their welds

There’s a joke in welding circles that if you have to grind your welds that makes you a grinder not a welder.
But I totally recommend getting grinding.

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Badass Maker Women Film Festival

Badass Maker Women Film Festival

element14 have been looking for the top makers and engineers to join their element14 Presents team. Now is your chance to vote for the winners

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Suitcase Trains

Suitcase Trains

The idea is ingeniously simple, a small gauge railway set inside a suitcase. You can get it out whenever you want and close it up into a smart suitcase.

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Maplin Back Online

Maplin Back Online

As Mark Twain once said, “The report of my death was an exaggeration”, so it seems with Maplin. Back in 2018, Maplin went into administration following some complex financing from Venture Capitalists. However, the brand name was bought out and

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“I like big butts and I cannot lie”

"I like big butts and I cannot lie"

Sir Mix-a-Lot must have a water meter and a garden where he was growing red beans and rice, some challenging plants to grow without a good water supply.

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Lathe Repairs needed

Lathe Repairs needed

Whilst I was making the lathe cover, I decided to take a look at the drive belt and pulley’s to see if I could ascertain why it was making a lot of noise when running. As you can see from

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