Equipment

We have a huge range of machinery, tools and workspaces for our members to use. We are a space where you can do your work as a designer, fabricator, inventor, after-hours entrepreneur, or run your business from here. Everyone is welcome! To use our things, simply come in.

 

Prices

Ceramics

Available to Book

Banding wheel

18cm and 30cm diameter

Minimum time: 30min   //  

Extruder

Stainless Steel Hand Operated Extruder – high capacity. 6 dies.

Minimum time: 30min   //  

Pottery Wheel

Venco 1/2 hp 330mm (13″) wheel head. Cone drive.

Minimum time: 1hr   //  

Slab Roller

Talsteel. 760x1000mm table. Thickness up to 4cm.

Minimum time: 30mins   //  

 

Kilns

Kiln — large

Interior dimensions 610 x 610 x 1100, max temperature 1300°


Kiln — small

Interior dimensions 400 x 400 x 400 (circular), max temperature 1120°



Wood

Available to Use

Bandsaw

New gear available to use now!

300mm deep throat

suitable for various timber cutting including ripping, docking, radius cutting & re-sawing.

Belt/Disc Sander

160mm disc, 100mm x 280mm bed

Drop Saw

Bosch
100mm max cut depth
280mm max cut width

Lathe - Wood

WL-20 – Swivel Head Wood Lathe
370mm Swing x 1100mm Between Centres
Must bring your own tools

Linisher

Bought from an old joinery shop
80 Grit paper
Heaps of power
500mm work surface
Can do some curved work

Overhead Router

SCM R8
1/2 inch collet
1/4 inch collet
10000 – 20000 rpm
500mm x 500mm table
500mm height

Panel Saw, Full Sheet

Suitable for plywood and solid timber, full sheets down to fine joinery.

SAC (made in Italy) Panel Saw
45 degree tilting arbor
3.2 meters of travel
scriber blade

Planer

Old school Wadkin
max work width 270mm

Router Table

New gear available to use now!

Triton Router table with under-mount 1400W Triton router.
1/2″ collet
Must supply your own router bits

Scroll Saw #1

400mm throat, 52mm work height, 45 degree maximum angle
Accepts flat and pin end blades

Scroll Saw #2

400mm throat, 52mm work height, 45 degree maximum angle
Accepts pin end blades only

Thicknesser

Old school Wadkin
max work width 270mm

 

Available to Book

 

Coming Soon!

 

Wishlist

Belt / Disc Sander Large

Bobbin Head Sander

Mortiser

Radial Arm Saw

Metal

Available to Use

Band Saw Horizontal

250mm jaw, 0 – 45 degrees

Bar Bender

15mm Round bar, 8mm x 30mm flat bar, 13mm square bar
Bends angles and Radii

Bench Grinder/ Wire wheel

Bench Grinder/Linisher

50mm wide x 150mm bed

Bench Shear

5mm mild steel

Cut Off Saw

355mm diameter blade, 2400 watts

Drill Press Geared Head

110mm travel, 1100mm work height, 240mm throat, 100 – 2775 rpm
15mm drill shaft maximum capacity

Linisher

150mm x 600 bed

Sheet Metal Folder

Can fold up to: 1220mm wide, 1.9mm mild steel, 1.2 stainless steel, 4.7mm aluminium, 3.6mm brass, 3.8mm copper, 2.8mm tin. Finger sizes 635mm, 102mm, 76mm

Sheet Metal Guillotine

1321mm wide, 1.5mm mild steel, 0.9mm stainless, 3.7mm Aluminium, 2.8mm Brass, 3.0mm Copper, 1.5mm Tin

Sheet Metal Roller

1270mm wide, 1.5mm mild steel, 0.9mm stainless, 3.7mm Aluminium, 2.8mm Brass, 3.0mm Copper, 1.5mm Tin, 114mm min forming diameter, 12.7mm, 11mm, 8.6mm wire

Welder Bossweld 186 amp Mig

Bossweld 186 amp gas/gasless welder

Welder Bossweld Evo 140 Amp MMA

140 Amp MMA Welder

Welder Magnum 250 AMP MMA

250 AMP MMA Welder

Welder Transmig 195 amp

195 amp mig welder

Welder Uni - Mig 170 Amp MMA

170 Amp MMA Welder

Welder Weldmate 140 Amp MMA

140 Amp MMA Welder

 

Available to Book

Engine Hoist

1 Tonne

Minimum time: 1 Hr   //   Maximum consecutive time: 6 Hrs

Hydraulic Press

20 Tonne

Minimum time: 15 Min   //   Maximum consecutive time: 4 Hrs

Lathe - metal

New gear available to use now (must prove prior proficiency or arrange for tuition)!
Bring own tip or tooling

TOPTECH turner 210×400

height of centres 105mm
max turning diameter 210mm
width of centres 400mm

Minimum time: 30 min   //   Maximum consecutive time: 4 hrs

Mill

Provided gear includes:
Metric Collets
Parallels
Edge finder

You need to provide own cutting bits

Minimum time: 30 Min   //   Maximum consecutive time: 4 Hrs

Oxy Acetylene Torch

Oxy Cutting tip and Brazing tips # 8, 12, 15

Minimum time: 30 Min   //   Maximum consecutive time: 4 Hrs

Pipe Bender

round pipe 20mm – 60mm

Minimum time: 15 Min   //   Maximum consecutive time: 4 Hrs

Pipe Section Roller

round pipe 20mm – 50mm

Minimum time: 15 Min   //   Maximum consecutive time: 4 Hrs

Plasma Cutter

60 amp, 8mm mild steel

Minimum time: 30 Min   //   Maximum consecutive time: 4 Hrs

Sand Casting Flasks

5 flasks, 100mm x 100mm

Minimum time: 30 Min   //   Maximum consecutive time: 4 Hrs

Welder Uni - Mig 250 Amp MIG

250 Amp Mig

Minimum time: 30 Min   //   Maximum consecutive time: 4 Hrs

Welder Weldsmart 200 amp AC/DC TIG

Weldsmart 200 Amp AC/DC Tig and Stick

Minimum time: 30 MIn   //   Maximum consecutive time: 4 Hrs

Welders Jig Table

2440mm x 1370mm

Minimum time: 30 Min   //   Maximum consecutive time: 4 Hrs

 

Coming Soon!

Vertical Bandsaw

Mossner Rekord vertical Bandsaw
Throat Depth 400mm

 

Wishlist

Mig Welder (x5)

Tig Welder Ac/Dc (x4)

Textiles

Available to Use

 

Available to Book

Brother fine gauge knitting machine

(no Ribber attachment)

Minimum time: 1 Hr   //   Maximum consecutive time: 4 Hrs

Brother Standard gauge knitting machine & Ribber attachment
Minimum time: 1 Hr   //   Maximum consecutive time: 4 Hrs

Domestic Overlocker
Minimum time: 1 Hr   //   Maximum consecutive time: 4 Hrs

Domestic Sewing Machine

Domestic Sewing Machine

Minimum time: 1 Hr   //   Maximum consecutive time: 4 Hrs

Industrial Sewing Machine

Brother DB Industrial Straight Sewer

Minimum time: 1 Hr   //   Maximum consecutive time: 4 Hrs

Intarsia carriage
Minimum time: 1 Hr   //   Maximum consecutive time: 4 Hrs

Lace carriage
Minimum time: 1 Hr   //   Maximum consecutive time: 4 Hrs

OverLocker Sewing Machine
Minimum time: 1 Hr   //   Maximum consecutive time: 4 Hrs

Singer Bulky knitting machine SK155 & Ribber attachment
Minimum time: 1 Hr   //   Maximum consecutive time: 4 Hrs

Singer Standard gauge knitting machine & Ribber attachment
Minimum time: 1 Hr   //   Maximum consecutive time: 4 Hrs

Standard gauge Linker

Seperate induction required

Minimum time: 1 Hr   //   Maximum consecutive time: 4 Hrs

 

Coming Soon!

 

Wishlist

Printmaking

Available to Use

 

Available to Book

Press Iron

Elna Press Iron

Minimum time: 1 Hr   //   Maximum consecutive time: 4 Hrs

Print Jig

Single Colour

Minimum time: 1 Hr   //   Maximum consecutive time: 4 Hrs

Print Table

5.5m x 1.6m

Minimum time: 1 Hr   //   Maximum consecutive time: 4 Hrs

 

Coming Soon!

Print Carousel

4 Colour

 

Wishlist

Blacksmithing

Available to Use

 

Available to Book

Forge

Forge, Anvil

Minimum time: 3 Hrs   //   Maximum consecutive time: 8 Hrs

Forge

Forge, Anvil

Minimum time: 3 Hrs   //   Maximum consecutive time: 8 Hrs

Forge

Forge, Anvil

Minimum time: 3 Hrs   //   Maximum consecutive time: 8 Hrs

Forge

Forge, Anvil

Minimum time: 3 Hrs   //   Maximum consecutive time: 8 Hrs

 

Coming Soon!

 

Wishlist

Electronics

Available to Use

 

Available to Book

Electronic Bench

Thermaltronics TMT-9000S, Soldering Station
Thermaltronics Fume Extractor
Thermaltronics Hot Air Pencil
Weller Soldering Iron
Panavise Multi-Purpose Work Centre
Panavise Standard Panavise
PCB Grip kit

Minimum time: 1 Hr   //   Maximum consecutive time: 4 Hrs

Hardware Bench

Bernstein 6 ESD Piece Mini Torx Driver Set
Bernstein ESD 3 Piece Conductive Plier Set
Bernstein 6 Piece ESD Mini Nut Driver Set
Bernstein ESD 6 Piece Hex Driver Set
Bernstein 5 Piece ESD Tweezer Set
Bernstein 6 Pc Mini ESD Flat & Phillips Screwdriver Set
MITUTOYO CALIPER, 0-6″/0-150MM
ESD Bench

Minimum time: 1 Hr   //   Maximum consecutive time: 4 Hrs

Software Bench

Saleae Logic 16 Pro
FUNCTION GEN 25MHZ 2CH
DGTL O-SCOPE 100MHZ 2CH 500MS/S
Monitor/mouse/Keyboard
Fluke Digital Multimeter
Labarotory Power Supply
Dino Lite Basic USB Microscope
Dino-Lite Articulating Desktop Stand
Siglent SPD3303X 220W 32V 3.2A x 2, 2.5V/3.3V/5V/3.2A 1mV Step, LAN

Minimum time: 1 Hr   //   Maximum consecutive time: 4 Hrs

 

Coming Soon!

 

Wishlist

Digital

Coming Soon!

3D Printer

3D Printer BFB 3D touch

CNC Router

Masso / 3D Tek cnc router
900mm x 900mm work area

Laser Cutter

 

Wishlist

3D Scanner

Power Tools

Available to Use

Angle Grinder (100mm)

100mm Diameter disc
More than one available

Angle Grinder (125mm)

125mm Diameter disc

Circular Saw

185mm diameter blade
More than one available

Drill (Corded)

Bosch
Max 13mm drill bit diameter

Drill (Cordless)

BOSCH 12 Volt

Heat Gun

Ryobi 2000W

Jig Saw (x2)

t shank blade type

Paint Gun (Electric)

Bosch

Sander Orbital #1

Ryobi Tapered tip (170mm x 90mm)

Sander Orbital #2

BOSCH (180mm x 100mm)

Sander Orbital #3

Black and Decker (100mm x 100mm)


Other

Available to Book

 

Wishlist

Heat Press

Powder Coating Gun

Sand Blaster

Spray Booth

Vacuum Former

Vinyl Cutter/Plotter