My Workshop

A few pictures of my machinery… My lovely Boxford 5″ vari-speed lathe in its new home. It’s a late model machine and is in excellent condition. The Bridgeport 48″ bed, universal mill. My favourite machine. My 1968 Colchester Student lathe, with gap-bed for large diameter work. It is a much … Continue reading…

6″ Traction Engine Part 2

The boiler on its delivery pallet, around 250kg of boiler steel! There is a 12″ rule on top for scale. As this build was now being sold as a buy-per-chapter book, the web log here was stopped, sorry. The book is still on sale in my shop.