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Small Engineering Workshops? #949043
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Anyone know any cheap engineering workshops that do small jobs - can be commercial or a hobbyist. Mostly one-offs.

Three types of work that I might require, happy to use separate places for the different jobs.

1. Pillar drill and riveting.

2. Metal lathe work - up to about 4" diameter and length.

3. Sheet metal fabrication, steel and alloy.


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Re: Small Engineering Workshops? [Re: diggingdeeper] #949137
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Re: Small Engineering Workshops? [Re: diggingdeeper] #949168
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Cheers but I think they are a bit beyond the league of little jobs these days, I'll phone them and see what they say.


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There's a small place on the A550 Welsh rd, a few doors away from the Mini centre, Halliwell Jones, no Idea what it's called but they seem to do allsorts

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Quality Engineering Wirral Ltd on Corporation Road.

This is the place that Davew3 is referring to:

http://www.fedesigns.co.uk/


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Cheers guys thumbsup


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