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Ed gets a bigger shank. Winston's Nomad goes on the 'O1' diet. Coping with Project Egress envy. Latest news on Winston's acid trip a.k.a. DIY anodizing. LinksBantam Tools Micro-Ma...

Winston's latest video explodes on Youtube. Eddie goes shopping. Both guys are turning it up a notch. Winston experiments with DIY anodizing while Eddie counts amps. LinksDatron - ...

Ep. 025 - Make: Endgame

Chris Lee joins us again as we discuss the demise of Maker Media (the company behind Make: and Maker Faire). Winston discovers that chip clearing with air is a blast. Chris storms ...

Ep. 024 - Faire Game

Chris Lee joins us once again to talk about his and Winston’s trip to Bay Area Maker Faire 2019. Eddie has been busy with Fusion 360. Winston discusses his Shapeoko-based CNC cam...

Winston’s spindle takes the wheel. Eddie makes little holes and big plans. Winston is on ‘board’ for Maker Faire and Eddie talks turning. Oh, and flappy drones too. Links Hum...

Ep. 022 - Seven Pounds

Winston machines away seven pounds of aluminum to roll out his latest big project. Eddie works through some issues with chatter and long reach stub tooling. Winston discovers that ...

Winston makes progress on the mystery project he is taking to Bay Area Maker Faire. Eddie finds Pocket NC small piece workholding success with a new collet chuck. The guys talk sho...

The guys talk about the tension between creating unique designs, sharing and the temptation to simply copy the work of others. Eddie rethinks his delrin gear production workflow in...

Eddie makes a trip out to Bozeman Montana to talk with Matt and Michelle Hertel, founders of Pocket NC.Hear their story about bringing a 5-axis desktop-class CNC machine to market....

Ep. 018 - High RPM Fun

Eddie tests the hot new machine from Pocket NC. But his upcoming visit to their new shop in snowy Montana will surely cool him down. Winston recaps his WorkbenchCon experience and ...