• Home Built Wood Gasification Boiler Project - Duration: 8:59.

    • 5 months ago
    This is a video about my home built downdraft wood gasification boiler that provides the heat for our home and heats the domestic hot water. I tried to provide information how the boiler was const...
  • Blue Bowl Experiment - Duration: 2:50.

    • 1 year ago
    This is my first attempt at making a fine gold recovery bowl. The gold from the North Saskatchewan River in northern Alberta Canada is classified as "flour gold". Sometimes it can float on water ...
  • Second Dive on the Sunken Camaro - Duration: 4:08.

    • 1 year ago
    We did a second dive on the sunken Camaro in Lac St. Cyr in late July 2013. The visibility was low because of the algae growth in the water. The algae has really grown on the car - we could barel...
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    I explore the world using science. That's pretty much all there is to it. Watch 2 videos. If you learn something AWESOME, subscribe.
  • We normally cut with plasma and the screen is customized from the electronics manufacturer (Cand CNC). The sheet thickness is 1". I thought it might be too much for my Hypertherm 65 so we used my friends oxy-propane torch. Cut rate was 13 inches per minute. The kerf was likely close to 1/8", a perfectly vertical cut with smooth edges. If you have any other questions, feel free to ask. Rob

    Cutting 1" Plate with Oxy-Propane and CNC - Duration: 1:12.

    • 3 years ago
    We are cutting 1" plate with oxy-propane. We made a torch holder mount to attach to our precision plasma LLC CNC. The pieces we are cutting are for a tree grapple.
  • We had the equipment already.

    Sunken Snowmobile Retrieval from Under Ice - Duration: 1:25.

    • 5 years ago
    This is a video of a snowmobile we retrieved when it went through the ice. We used a 250lb lift bag on the front with a 75lb lift bag on the back. The foam in the seat made the back end quite light...
  • Yes, this CNC is my Maker Shed. It would be handy for you RC model work!

    CNC Plastic Extrusion - iPad Sound Deflector - Duration: 1:59.

    • 2 years ago
    This is a iPad sound deflector being made by a Thing-O-Matic CNC plastic extruder. The process took about 20 minutes. A roll of plastic is fed into the extrusion head. The head of the machine is...
  • I bought the government surplus potato peeler for $2 at an auction sale. Apparently the peelers work quite well but if you leave the potatoes in there too long the abrasive sides keep grinding away at them until they dissapear. The drill motor might be too small, even this unit with a 1/3 hp motor works it fairly hard would overheat until I put a forced fan for cooling. If you could use brushes with very still plastic bristles it would work better, the brushes I used in this unit are soft.

    Golf Ball Washing Machine - Duration: 1:53.

    • 5 years ago
    We retrieve golf balls from waterbodies in golf courses. The golf balls are cleaned with our ball washer that we made from a surplus pototo peeler. We lined the potato peeler bottom and sides wit...
  • It woudn't be too hard to get out.

    Camaro z28 Found with Side Scan Sonar - Duration: 1:59.

    • 4 years ago
    We found this 1985 - 87 Camaro Z28 in Lac St. Cyr near St. Paul, Alberta, Canada. It is missing it motor and licence plate. The car is upside down in the sediment, we cannot see what is inside th...
  • Black Bear Stretching After Nap - Duration: 0:31.

    • 3 years ago
    Bears are really common where we live. This one took a good stretch after his nap in mid afternoon! Very funny!
  • Dirt Biking and Four Wheeling in the Mud - Duration: 1:17.

    • 3 years ago
    It was a wet year in Northern Alberta! Some of the trails turned into mud! Sometimes they are pretty deep!
  • Pulling YZ450 Out of Mudhole - Duration: 0:41.

    • 3 years ago
    Pulling out a YZ450 out of a mudhole.
  • YZ450 Vanishes in Mudhole - Duration: 0:24.

    • 3 years ago
    2008 YZ450 finds a mud hole on a trail ride!
  • How to Find a Bad Wheel Bearing - EricTheCarGuy - Duration: 6:57.

    • 5 years ago
    How to Find a Bad Wheel Bearing - EricTheCarGuy

    Well as I said in the video I shot this some time ago but never posted it. I've been snowed in for a couple of days so I haven't been to the shop t...
  • Buffalo Park Centre and Regional Archives - Duration: 4:24.

    • 3 years ago
    The Buffalo National Park Interpretive Centre Foundation was incorporated in 2001 to develop an interpretive centre to preserve the important national wildlife story of Buffalo National Park as wel...
  • Physics Project- Using a ski- doo to show centripetal motion - Duration: 0:36.

    • 4 years ago
    We used a tobaggan behind a ski-doo to experience centripetal motion.
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