Brass Sawing Support

Fairly simple to make although there were quite a few steps and new techniques to learn. I never got a chance to finish this in the time frame we had so came back to it later in the course but I’ll run through the process from beginning to end. Firstly I filed all the sides […]

Wooden Vice Blocks

Our first project at the school was to make a pair of wooden vice blocks. The aim was to teach us the basic skills of filing and sawing, working with a relatively easy material in wood, and get us used to following an engineering drawing. We started with a rectangular piece of wood that we […]