Название: The Shed Magazine Год / месяц: September/October 2019 Номер: Issue 86 Формат: True PDF Размер: 21.7 Mb Язык: English
The Shed is Eclectic, informed and always fascinating, there is something to interest everyone in The Shed. Aimed at those with a few tools and perhaps a few clues, this is the magazine for real sheddies. Packed with ideas, projects, advice and peeks into other people’s sheds. For inspiration, ideas and techniques or just for the sheer enjoyment of the sheddie’s endless inventiveness.
4 Making knives the blacksmith’s way. "I’m not a knife maker; I’m a blacksmith who makes knives” 18 Barrel go-kart. Who says you cant make what you want from whatever you want? Not us or this clever sheddie from the Waikato 26 Protect your shed floor. We trial a paint product designed to keep your workshop floor looking like new 36 Micro Bit experiments. Get the charming sound of a music box using BBC Micro Bit and Arduino technology 40 Building an American barn. If you are going to build a shed you will want to do it right 44 How to weld — part two. Learn the basics of MIG welding 56 Get on yer bike. We show you how to make any bike an electric bike by fitting an electric motor 66 Bathroom shower upgrade. How a small job quickly became a complete overhaul of a shower unit 76 Laser cutting and engraving. Explore some creative alternative uses for using lasers 84 Off the grid. Generate your own electricity using micro-hydro 88 LED lighting. A guide for those considering making the move to LED 96 Plastic welding. We found one Dennis McDonald, a plastic welding guru 106 A rare instrument. A sheddie designs and builds a clavichord from scratch 116 Driftwood artist. An artist makes stunning sculptures from driftwood