Building a new workshop shed

Building a new workshop shed

I caught up with Richard Fletcher from WhatShed and quizzed him on buying a new workshop shed. Workshopshed: Hi Richard, thanks for being interviewed, could you let the readers know a bit about WhatShed? Richard: WhatShed are the number one

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Harold Hall on Preventing rust in the workshop

Harold Hall on Preventing rust in the workshop

Given the time of year, I decided to ask an expert about how to minimise rusting in the workshop through the autumn and winter. I emailed model engineering author and ex-MEW editor, Harold Hall and he kindly replied with a

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More shed roof project

More shed roof project

As mentioned in the earlier post, I used to have some corrugated PVC on my shed roof and although it let in lots of light it also also let any heat out and then baked in the summer. There were

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Top Workshops

Top Workshops

@unclewilco has kindly published the top sheds in each category for shed of the year. The top 5 in the Workshop/Studio category are: Songs from the shed Jon Earl,Clevedon N Somerset In The Shed Nicola Brown,Shrewsbury Jaggy paintbrush tattoo Dave

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James Watt’s Workshop Update

James Watt's Workshop Update

Just a quick update on James Watt’s Workshop at the Science Museum. The science museum curators are currently working out how to move it across and set it up and it’s planned to open early next year. More on the

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Ceiling trains, shapers and collet chucks

Ceiling trains, shapers and collet chucks

Workshopshed: Bob Wright from Salem Ohio is a retired Oil Refinery Control Room Operator and has a passion for welding and all kinds of metal working. Bob’s creations include a variety of wrought iron projects, tools for forming and cutting

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Workshop sheds

Workshop sheds

In celebration of shed week, I’ve trawled through flickr to show you these great pictures of working sheds. Engine Shed – Loughborough John’s Organised Chaos Poetical Workshop Vicky Luke Welding Old Glory by Jen Smith Dad’s toolbox

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Workshop shed of the year 2010

Workshop shed of the year 2010

The category winners for shed of the year 2010 have just been announced. Of course the one I’m interested in is the workshop category. Junkaholic’s weaving + sewing shed from Artemis Russel in South East London won the readers votes.

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