Steve Addy provides a short driving course for novice enginemen [Read Full Story]
Mike Haughton sheds some light for those setting up a new workshop. [Read Full Story]
This free plan for a rear toolpost suits Myford and some other designs of 3 1/2" centre lathes. [Read Full Story]
This dividing device takes an unconventional approach. Designed by Al Longworth, it appeared in MEW...
In 1956 The Model Engineer published a design for a Myford rack tailstock modification, 'the Rack Ta...
In The Model Engineer, issue 2427 of November 27 1947, E.H. Doughty, then Chief Technical Engineer ...
In the 22 March 2013 issue of Model Engineer, Neil Wyatt introduced a series describing the construc...
This design by Alan Buttulph addresses the construction of a clutch for ML7 lathes. Ingeniously, by ...
This article by Mike Haughton in Model Engineers' Workshop 215 was well received. It's a very practi...
This year's Exhibition dates are 12, 13, 14 Decmber. See you there!
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In this issue ... Mick Baker from the Bournemouth Society brings us their first report on this year's IMLEC.
In this issue … Phil Harrison describes his method for making small chains. Spurred on by his dissatisfaction with commercially made chains, foremrly fitted to his 1 inch scale traction engine, that were prone to breaking, Phil has come up with a way to make virtually indestructible chains.
In this issue ... John Stevenson looks back at two brothers whose innovations were behind some of Myford's success in the post war period.
Also in this issue ... If a new injector is on your shopping list you might want to read through John Townsend's buying advice. A 6 inch scale Garrett traction engine by Chris Gunn continues with completion of the wheels.
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This year’s Model Engineer Exhibition will be held over the 12, 13 and 14 December. What a marvellous opportunity to do all your Christmas shopping in one place? Last year’s exhibition was big success with numbers up and excellent feedback from visitors, exhibitors and traders. The new ‘Maker Fayre’ section was very popular and We are delighted to confirm that Marc Barto has agreed to organise its return again this year. For those of us who want to learn more about topics such as 3D-printing this is a great opportunity. The pictures show models from recent exhibitions.