One Day Builds

Shop Infrastructure

Adam's One Day Builds: Annular Cutter Storage!

Adam walks us through the different kinds of machine tools for boring large holes into materials, from the humble hole saw to the versatile forstner bit.

Adam's One Day Builds: Drill Press Modifications!

One of the most used tools in Adam's shop is his Powermatic drill press, and he improves it today by mounting it on a rolling platform! It's also time to switch back to his old drill press table, as the one he installed last year isn't working as well as he had hoped.

Adam in Real Time: Reorganizing the Shop

In this Tested Premium/Patron exclusive, Adam does some shop infrastructure work so he can more easily access some of his build materials and tools.

Ask Adam: Tips for Organizing Reference Materials (Both Digital and Physical)

In this live-stream excerpt, Adam answers questions from Tested members C2 Lawson and Joshua Martin regarding organizing reference materials and arranging tools.

Adam's One Day Builds: Surface Plate Cover

As Adam levels up the precision of his machining, one of the tools he's using to measure the sizing of large parts is a granite surface plate.