Logan 210 Lathe Stand

Logan 210 Lathe Stand

I recently purchased a Logan 210 metal lathe. It did come with a stand (legs) however, as is the problem with most large tools, that stand affords no storage or mobility. Since I need to efficiently use shop space and prefer all my tools to be on wheels for easy shop...
Etched Spiral Bracelets

Etched Spiral Bracelets

These bracelets were made as gifts for my mother and my bride’s mother for our wedding. They are a leather bracelet with magnetic clasp, that has a laser and acid etched aluminum strip curled around the leather.In order to etch the aluminum, we first spray...
Toolbox Restoration

Toolbox Restoration

Summary My Dad gave me this old truck bed toolbox that he no longer needed. I cleaned it up with some industrial degreaser, removed the old weatherstripping, and painted it with Rust-Oleum spray truck bed liner. I replaced the locks (missing keys) and recreated the...
No 4 Machine Vice

No 4 Machine Vice

About The Vice Short story this time. This number 4 machine vice came with my DP220 drill press (restoration coming soon!) Initial Condition This vice was functional when I recieved it. As you can see from the picture, it needed some new paint and a little clean up on...
Sliding Door Handle

Sliding Door Handle

Summary Modern looking metal handle made to compliment the barn door slider for this closet door in my parent’s house. I made this out of a piece of bar stock from Home Depot, painted with some basic black...
Soup Can Forge

Soup Can Forge

Probably should have taken more pictures while doing this, but there are lots of guides and videos online, so just do a quick search and you will find tons of great guides if you wish to make one of your own. I made mine out of a huge soup can. One of those wholesale...