An Amplitude Adjuster

Al Collins, who seems to never sleep, but only invent and make new wonderful things has made an amplitude adjuster for the MADE lathe. . . From the bench of Al Collins: . I thought an Amplitude Adjuster… Read More

MADEric Spatt’s Lathe

We thought it would be fun to feature the lathes of each of the 4 MADE collaborators. Here are some photos from a recent visit to Eric Spatt’s workshop. Eric has a small business making bespoke pens from… Read More

Making the MADE Cabinetry & Hardware

We are excited to share some photos of the bases for the latest run of the MADE lathe. These custom African Sapele mahogany cabinets are handcrafted at Brookfield Woodworks. Meanwhile Al Collins has been busy making hardware for… Read More

Meet the MADE Lathe

Inspiring the revival of lost mechanical art through machines honoring past traditions. The MADE Lathe is an Ornamental Turning Rose Engine capable of a swing of 12” and a 24” long work piece supported by a 2MT tailstock…. Read More

Visiting Al Collins

This is an excerpt from a post on Memoria Technica and is used with permission. See the original post here. David Lindow and Brittany Nicole Cox of Memoria Technica paid a visit to Al Collins at his workshop… Read More

MADE in the Making

An incredible amount of work goes into the making of each lathe. Every part is manufactured and finished by hand here in the United States. We thought we’d share some photos of the process with you.