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Ep. 022 - Seven Pounds

Winston machines away seven pounds of aluminum to roll out his latest big project. Eddie works through some issues with chatter and long reach stub tooling. Winston discovers that ...

Winston makes progress on the mystery project he is taking to Bay Area Maker Faire. Eddie finds Pocket NC small piece workholding success with a new collet chuck. The guys talk sho...

The guys talk about the tension between creating unique designs, sharing and the temptation to simply copy the work of others. Eddie rethinks his delrin gear production workflow in...

Eddie makes a trip out to Bozeman Montana to talk with Matt and Michelle Hertel, founders of Pocket NC.Hear their story about bringing a 5-axis desktop-class CNC machine to market....

Ep. 018 - High RPM Fun

Eddie tests the hot new machine from Pocket NC. But his upcoming visit to their new shop in snowy Montana will surely cool him down. Winston recaps his WorkbenchCon experience and ...

Ep. 017 - Chris Lee

We talk with Chris Lee, fellow instamachinist and Injection Mold Design Engineer at MR Molds. Chris recently made a career pivot from a job in the medical field to a big move into ...

DFX16 show notes Eddie and Winston explore where additive fits in their world of team subtractive. Edde talks about his latest production job. Winston is heading to WORKBENCHcon th...

Ep. 015 - More Metal

Winston finishes his Shapeoko enclosure with only minor regrets. Eddie tests some speeds and feeds for dry Titanium machining. Both guys see some good improvements in surface finis...

Ep. 014 - A New Year

Winston and Eddie close out the year and talk about their plans for 2019. Both guys make progress on their Shapeoko enclosures. Eddie talks surface finishing and Winston updates u...

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