As the building is nearing completing and things are slowing down, I've actually got some some time to post progress of my workshop construction so far. So I'll start with the first weeks progress. The first week has flown by and we've made decent progress Day 1 Studs have been cut with the first three … Continue reading My maker workshop: End of the first weeks construction
Today two things happened, firstly, the timber order for my makers workshop arrived as promised and boy there's a lot of timber! Secondly, I start my three weeks annual leave (well technically its using up the rest of my long services) so next week I'll be fully into construction.
Orders were placed today for all the building materials required for construction to start. The timber will be delivered sometime next week, timed for my annual leave that I start next Friday. Then construction starts Monday 8th April 2019. The timber is for all the structure and framing, while all the cladding and roofing material … Continue reading Building materials ordered
I've made a decision not to limit the type of equipment and machinery that I can install in the workshop because of their power requirements. Who knows what I will have or want in the future? Milling machine, Lathe, Laser Cutter, CNC router, 3D printers, server, electric bench saws, planner, dust extraction, compressor etc. Most … Continue reading My house gets a 3-Phase power upgrade
I've been living for the last several years without a makers workshop and the last 4 or so with all my gear held in storage while our tiny old house undergoes renovations, that I'm mostly doing myself. While technically work started nearly 2 years ago with plans, clearing the block, planning and building permits; this … Continue reading My Makers Workshop; Construction Starts