By continuing your navigation on this site, you accept the use of cookies to offer you contents and adapted services. Legal Notice.
You are here :   Welcome » Metal Working - Tooling
 

Slideshow

Luthiery work

 ↑  

Woodworking

Woodturning

 ↑  

Softwares

Search
 
Close

Contact Me

Visits

   visitors

   visitor online

Metal Working - Tooling

rss This article is available in the standard RSS format for publication on your website :
https://www.labellenote.fr/data/en-articles.xml

Metal

Metal Work

When I was a high school student, then later a student engineer, I spent many hours in the shop class where I learned the basics of metal turning and milling.

Many years later, I was able to afford a metal lathe, and later the milling head combined with this lathe.

Very different from the craft of wood, the metal work is for me just as interesting. Although it is probably more utilitarian (I mainly manufacture tools), I always enjoy making tools, and I try to make them as pretty as I can.
 

The metal lathe is also an indispensable tool for the making of wind instruments, it allows a much more precise work for the "technical" parts, but the "aesthetic" part of the instruments is most often done on the wood lathe.

I sometimes mix a noble metal like Titanium to a noble wood like sandal wood to make such a metal / wood ring that can be seen above.

The menu on the left will allow you to navigate in the different metal working categories.

Tooling

Moreover, concerning the tooling, I am a contributor to the American site  "homemadetools.net".
The site is specialized in tools of all kinds and is certainly the largest and richest encyclopedia of tools, all over the Net. This site I strongly recommend for anyone looking for ideas in order to make some particular tool.

I have published so far more than 220 personal tools
eek, and many of them are not yet published on LaBelleNote.fr, so I invite you to visit my page:  

Homemade tools built by Christophe Mineau on homemadetools.net

Feel free to react to articles and ask me any questions if necessary, I will be happy to help you.

I specify that I do not sell my makings, the first objective of this site is the sharing of know-how.

Do not hesitate to contact me ! (see the section "Contact me" at the bottom of the page).

Christophe

Associated keywords



Unless explicitly specified, all works presented on this page are released under a
Creative Commons BY-NC-SA International License.
Licence Creative Commons
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License




Creation date : 15/10/2018 : 23:59
Category : - Sections
Page read 432 times