Blog

Keep up to date with the latest tools and machines plus events and industry news...

Dust Extraction Basics: Part 4

In the final part of this series on dust extraction, I want to revisit my own system and have a look at some of the improvements I’ve made over...

Moving on up to top 250 UK retailer list

Axminster Tools & Machinery has recently been listed in the top 250 ecommerce and multichannel retailers as detailed in the Internet Retailing UK (IRUK) Top 500 report 2017, moving up a level...

Dust Extraction Basics: Part 3

In the penultimate episode in this series on dust extraction, I’ll be examining the basic requirements that should be taken into consideration when setting up an extraction system in the hobby workshop of about a single garage size. The...

Final Countdown to ‘Turn it Up’ with Mark Sanger and Richard Findley

The long awaited and much anticipated showdown between Mark Sanger and Richard Findley (both champions in their own right) at our Nuneaton store...

Dust extraction basics: Part 2

In the previous article on this subject, I discussed the thorny issue of dust extraction, mentioning that this area is fraught with complexity, not least of which is that it’s the tiniest dust...

UJK Technology’s Cam Duck Clamps & Dog Rail Clips

It was probably the ancient Greeks who first classified six simple types of mechanism: the lever, an inclined plane, a pulley, a wedge, screws as well as the wheel and axle. Even though things have moved on slightly after a few thousand years,...