Tool Wish List

Put any tools you wish the hackspace had on this list please, and then discuss on the mailing list. The idea is to get priorities sorted, and get a pre-approved list of tools that the hackspace needs/wants, for when funds and donations become available.


Contents

Approved

Awaiting Approval

Heavy Duty Milling Machine

  • Priority: ?
  • Size: between 85x85x180cm(H) (large, bridgeport turret mill), to 60x60x60 (benchtop, warco style).
  • Requires safety training: YES
  • Cost: £500-£1500
  • Discussed via mail: Not yet.
  • Area: by metalwork lathe.

Wood-working Lathe

  • Priority: ? (metal-working lathe could be used to turn wood, but this would make it difficult to keep clean for turning metal)
  • Size: ?
  • Requires safety training: YES
  • Cost: ?
  • Discussed via mail: Yes but no decision made.
  • Area: Workshop.

Bootlace Ferrule Crimping Tool

Food Freezer

  • Priority: LOW
  • Size: 85cm x 60cm x 60cm (large)
  • Requires safety training?: No
  • Cost: Freecycle?
  • Discussed via mail: Not yet.
  • Purpose: food freezing, ice cubes.
  • Area: Kitchen

Non Food Freezer

  • Priority: LOW
  • Size: 85cm x 60cm x 60cm (large)
  • Requires safety training?: YES - on what to store in there, not to use for food.
  • Cost: Freecycle?
  • Discussed via mail: Not yet.
  • Purpose: ???
  • Area: Workshop?