South Bend Lathe

Lathe history: This is a 1927 South Bend lathe. It was originally purchased by a German immigrant to the US named Karl Nilson, who ran a blacksmith shop in the Schenectady, NY area. On his death, his widow sold it to Frank Mossey, it then went to his eldest son, Gerald, and then to his […]

Grizzly G0561 Metal-Cutting Bandsaw

Instructions Before Use It is absolutely required that the bandsaw operator has watched the “Setup & Operation” video linked at the end of this article before using the bandsaw. Do not cut thin stock on the bandsaw. There needs to be a minimum of three teeth on the blade in contact with the material. Doing […]

Nomad 3

Required Training Training is required before operating the CNC machine. Overview denhac is borrowing a Nomad 3, “a fully integrated, ready-to-run desktop CNC mill that’s at home in any environment.” Training is required to use this machine. From the manufacturer’s page: TLDR Machine Operation CAD > CAM > Cut CAD You’ll need to design a […]

Laser Cutter: “Ultra Secret”

Name: Ultra Secret Owner: denhac Training required: Yes (#help-laser-pew-pew) Access: Dedicated computer denhac owns an 80W CO2 Laser Cutter with a 35″ x 24″ bed (900 mm x 600 mm) cutting area. It has some awesome features like a motorized bed (to ease laser focus adjustment). This tool is available for member use after training. […]

Delta Bandsaw

Model Number 28-150 Overview Cut wood and plastic Blade: 59 1/2″, width 1/8″ to 3/8″ Files & External Resources Instruction Manual Location Wood Working Area History TODO Owner John Paul Urban Training Required. Read Manual.