Parametric CNC workshop organisation mounts and brackets

Organisation is important. Organisation of shared workspaces is REALLY important. Why? Keeping track of and finding tools is a pain in the ass. Without a firm organisational system well intentioned members can be forgiven for putting tools back in the wrong place. Other members may be discouraged from attempting it at all. The hypothesis is… Read More Parametric CNC workshop organisation mounts and brackets

Mercedes – Hack-my-Van Competition – ThunderPods

Mercedes Vans run an annual competition http://www.hackmyvan.com.au/ where different teams compete in a dragon’s den style pitch to win a Mercedes Vito van. While all other participants went with a business solution that fit within the van, (The other entries were: mobile physiotherapy, mobile VR showroom, mobile STEM educational space, special abilities bus, mobile silent… Read More Mercedes – Hack-my-Van Competition – ThunderPods

Part 2 of Importing a Mechmate (CNC Machine) from Australia to New Zealand – Planning

As I was not planning and giving myself any time off to dis-assemble the mechmate everything needs to be done within one day over the weekend. Flights from New Zealand to Australia are cheapest via China Airlines. The flight arrives late on Friday night and leaves mid-morning Sunday, We are really constrained to complete the work… Read More Part 2 of Importing a Mechmate (CNC Machine) from Australia to New Zealand – Planning