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, hobbyist, DIY weekend warrior, after-hours artist, 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°


FIRING SERVICES:
Less than full kiln  //  Bisque (980°) AU$1.- per Litre  //  Earthenware (1020°-1140°) AU$1.50 per Litre  //  Stoneware (1200°-1300°) AU$2.- per Litre // Minimum charge AU$5.-
Full Kiln  //  Bisque 980° AU$150.-  //  Earthenware 1020°-1140° AU$200.-  //  Stoneware   1200°-1300° AU$220.-

Kiln — small

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


FIRING SERVICES:
Less than full kiln // Bisque (980°) AU$1.- per Litre // Earthenware (1020°-1120°) AU$1.50 per Litre
Full Kiln  //  Bisque 980° AU$48.- //  Earthenware 1020°-1120° AU$64.-


Wood

Available to Use

Bandsaw

New gear available to use now!

18″ wheel
500mm deep throat

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

Belt/Disc Sander

160mm disc, 100mm x 280mm bed

Drill Press Small

55mm travel, 260mm maximum work height, 100mm throat

Drop Saw

70mm cut depth

Lathe - Wood

Details to follow.

Panel Saw, Full Sheet

New gear available to use now!

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

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

Thicknesser

New gear available to use now! Specs coming soon.

 

Available to Book

Planer

max work width 270mm

Minimum time: 30 Min   //   Maximum consecutive time: 2 Hrs

Scroll Saw #1

1204mm throat, 52mm work height, 45 degree maximum angle
Accepts flat and pin end blades

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

Scroll Saw #2

1204mm throat, 52mm work height, 45 degree maximum angle
Accepts pin end blades only

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

 

Coming Soon!

Drill Press Pedestal

110mm travel, 1010mm work height, 200mm throat

 

Wishlist

Belt / Disc Sander Large

Bobbin Head Sander

Mortiser

Radial Arm Saw

Metal

Available to Use

Band Saw Horizontal

250mm jaw, 0 – 45 degrees

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

Mill

Has arrived and is being setup.
Watch this space.

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

 

Available to Book

Bar Bender

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

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

Bossweld 186 amp Mig Welder

Bossweld 186 amp gas/gasless welder

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

Bossweld Evo 140 Amp MMA Welder

140 Amp MMA Welder

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

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

Myford Super 7
Swing over Bed 170mm Diameter
Swing over cross slide 100mm Diameter
Distance between centres 460mm
Bed Length 720mm
Tool height 6mm

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

Magnum 250 AMP MMA Welder

250 AMP MMA Welder

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

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

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

Uni - Mig 170 Amp MMA Welder

170 Amp MMA Welder

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

Uni - Mig 250 Amp MIG Welder

250 Amp Mig

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

Welders Jig Table

2440mm x 1370mm

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

Weldmate 140 Amp MMA Welder

140 Amp MMA Welder

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

Weldsmart 200 amp AC/DC TIG Welder

Weldsmart 200 Amp AC/DC Tig and Stick

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

 

Wishlist

3D Scanner

CNC Router

Laser Cutter

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 (Cordless)

BOSCH 12 Volt
Max 7mm drill bit diameter

Drill (Powered)

Max 13mm drill bit diameter

Heat Gun

Ryobi 2000W

Jig Saw

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