Compressor – Ingersoll Rand

Ingersoll Rand Model B Compressor Don’t think I needed another compressor but for £20 what the heck It didn’t run. Both start capacitors were duff so replaced with similar sized. I don’t know how old this is but I got probably 50 years of crap that I...

Surf PI

I used to be into metal detecting years ago like a few people. After watching the BBC series Detectorists again plus Stu sending me links I thought I’d have a go at making one.The Surf PI is an electronics kit you can buy from SilverdogIt’s designed for beaches hence...

OpenBuilds OX CNC Machine

Openbuild OX CNC from ooznest.co.uk frame kit 750×750 size Putting it together was like getting my Lego Techic Car 853 back in 1977, (best ever Christmas present).All the parts I needed and a very clear instruction manual, kind of unique for me. That was the easy...

Dehydratorlator

Dehydrayted Food! Grills grills grills, I need grills.Computer workstation comes under the chop, then riveted together to make grill trays   I found these non-stick woven “things” and thought they’d be nicer for food to sit on, once unpicked at the...

Glass Blottle Cutter

Because I can now engrave and laser out round objects I had to make a bottle cutter…. Damn-it!   A B&Q Mitre box looked ideal, a couple of 8mm shafts (old printers) and skate bearings made the roley bits To fit different size bottle I lasered this adjuster...

B-17 Compressor

My small compressor is so noisy I’ve been looking at these Hush quiet ones but they are so expensive. Kicking around the shed for years has been this tank I use as an auxiliary air tank and from this I intended to make my own quiet compressor, mainly for...