Copper Flower

May 7, 2018 Nigel 0

My homemade or home-bodged copper flower. This job started with an old copper kettle and a 2″ diameter piece of mild steel. This shows the 2″ piece of mild steel sat on the bench and [more…]

Hilshear

January 27, 2018 Nigel 0

This is a fantastic view of this vice mounted shear called a Hilshear. The gearing is nice and high which you can see if you compare the pivot point to gear meshing point. The cutting [more…]