|Workshop by alain||posted 1720 days ago||1143 reads||0 times favorited||16 comments|
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I am a few complexed regarding others workshop, i can tell that my workshop is reduce at the more simple expression, but great and pleasant
first the location , I invaded the car-garage of an ex-pupil (sculpture), it’s at the entrance of a cool “favela”
in the suburb of Belo-horizonte state of Minas-Gerais, Brazil. district of the Pampulha airport. no jets only propeller air-crafts
well, a room 20 ft x 20 ft with a column in the exact center
a bosh jig-saw
a bosh circular saw transformated in table saw
a black & decker router
a makita drill
a home made lathe i will do picture soon promised picture 2 with its copy toolrudimentary stuff, but firm and work well, i did it with a dynamo of volkswagen beetle 1963, an electric sawing machin motor(industrial) with brake and clutch ,the chuck is a shape of steel where i weld 8 nuts 5/8 (4time 2 nuts in square) 2 nuts by screw for firmity with a space between each nut of 1” in the center of the shape (dynamo shank) i screw a conic spindle, the tailstock is ajustable, realy firm , uggly but good !
a home made disk sander 24” diameter
a home made router table (rockler type) no comments
a scroll saw (home made)( behind the disk sander) vertical move without balancing
3 home-made planes (pictures in my projects)
and the ultimate thickness sander in construction, it already working, but i want to install a “conveyor belt”
in construction i have a band saw made with bicycle wheels pictures when done
i work mainly with hand tools, panel saw, dove tail saw, chisels, planes, ...
some scheme to realize such as , a universal dovetail jig, a panel saw (material already buy), and a horizontal belt sander, with all this stuff i wil need a 2 stories work shop… i would like to buy some power tools, as a thickness planner for instance but here its very difficult, !?