Dan is a skilled craftsman who has always had a passion for creating things and customization. With a keen eye for detail and a deep understanding of various tooling equipment, Dan worked tirelessly to equip his workshop with everything he needed to bring his creations to life. He invested in everything from lathes, saws, media blasters, anodizing stations, and even went so far as to convert multiple mills over to CNC, allowing for even more capabilities in his work.

Is Sheet Metal Fabrication Expensive? The Costs Explained

is sheetmetal fabrication expensive

Sheet metal fabrication is the process of transforming flat sheets of metal into useful and complex parts or structures. This manufacturing process is popular in a wide range of industries, including aerospace, automotive, construction, and many others. However, one question that often arises is whether sheet metal fabrication is expensive. The answer to this question …

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How Can I Learn Metal Fabrication?

Metal fabrication is the process of cutting, bending, and assembling metal structures into different shapes and designs. This is a crucial skill in various industries, including construction, automotive, and aerospace. If you want to learn metal fabrication, there are several steps you can take to become proficient in this craft. Here are some tips on …

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The 4 Types of Sheet Metal Brakes Explained (Plus a Bonus Review!)

Sheet metal brakes are an essential tool for metalworkers and fabricators. They are used to bend and shape sheet metal into various configurations, such as boxes, trays, and ducts. There are different types of sheet metal brakes available, each with its unique features and benefits. In this article, we will discuss the different types of …

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Ken Block, 1967-2023

Photo from Ken Block's Instagram

We’ve posted articles here on Fabville about some of the cool videos Ken Block has been behind. From his Gymkhana series to his company Hoonigan. Block tragically passed away from a snowmobiling accident in Utah. He leaves behind a wife and 3 kids.

Log Carvings from the 2021 Sedro Woolley, WA Loggerrodeo

log carvings 2021 loggerrodeo

After being canceled in 2020 because of the pandemic, the Sedro Woolley Loggerrodeo returned in 2021. Here are photos from some of the chainsaw artists this year. It seemed there were less participants, but it certainly wasn’t lacking in quality. Some absolutely amazing pieces.