THIS LATHE IS JUST SILLY BIG!!! My British Workshop: Part 3

14. des.. 2020
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My name is Alec Steele and I am a 22 year old blacksmith from England, now living in Montana in the USA! With a great team of hardworking folks, we upload videos showcasing the projects we get up to here at the workshop. Lots of sparks, lots of making, lots of fantastic-ness. Great to have you here following along!
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Alec Steele Blacksmith 2020

  • Loving your work dude! Great energy and decent skills! Good to see your return to the UK from time to time!

    Captain of my ShedCaptain of my Shed2 måneder siden
  • Ummmmm. Where’s the fire extinguishing equipment?

    Ch34pskate 1Ch34pskate 12 måneder siden
  • 1:47 = to soon

    Caleb CarterCaleb Carter2 måneder siden
  • You can replace the fluorescent tubes pretty easily with LED using the existing fixtures just change out tubes.

    JasonJason2 måneder siden
  • Still scratching my head over “bloody chuffed”

    August BaurAugust Baur2 måneder siden
  • direct fit LED bulb replacements for those mercury poison delivery tubes come in daylight instantly fix the lighting issue for $8 a pop

    Mad MoriartyMad Moriarty3 måneder siden
  • I just love it! Somehow the old vibe is back. I enjoy the newer videos too, but this is different.

    Erd GeschossErd Geschoss3 måneder siden
  • Алексей ,офигенная мастерская)

    Video MixVideo Mix3 måneder siden
  • I applaud you for seeing this as a challenge rather than a step backwards. After all you've already built up.

    Quietus PlusQuietus Plus3 måneder siden
  • Nice lathe. A truck that can cherry pick a lathe that size is impressive. Wow!

    Russell BabcockRussell Babcock3 måneder siden
  • Very talented young man big fan

    Rosanne EnnisRosanne Ennis3 måneder siden
  • What happened to "its fantastic to have you here! "

    Lee_SwooshLee_Swoosh3 måneder siden
  • "Im so excited, this lathe is huge, I could make a power hammer with it!" ~Alec Steel December 2020 Time to make good Alec, you need a power hammer, time to make it happen! =D

    GarThor Son of OdinGarThor Son of Odin3 måneder siden
  • I remember times when this channel had interesting builds.... Now its just annoying rich kid showing off stuff he buys, that he later barely will use.... :/

    Troll PipesTroll Pipes3 måneder siden
  • Nice rack.

    Matthew RayMatthew Ray3 måneder siden
  • what is that striped shop jacket you are wearing?

    richard mosherrichard mosher3 måneder siden
  • Have you considered replacing your Fluro tubes with high intensity LED tubes this should give you more light and no green tinge.

    Alan KohnAlan Kohn3 måneder siden
  • Is it not weird that Alecs surname is Steele

    Thomas SamohtThomas Samoht3 måneder siden
  • What is the proper name for those "cast fittings" they could be very useful for a shed frame.

    Michael PittMichael Pitt3 måneder siden
  • Kove headphones are garbage. Mine broke after 6 hours and you can’t get a response from customer service. They are a scam.

    WayneRiteWayneRite3 måneder siden
  • We do it right, cos we do it twice ! Also, Lighting. DIY Perks is ya man for that.

    Almericus SäxönAlmericus Säxön3 måneder siden
  • Alec you could of just changed the fluorescent tube lights for led tube lights.

    nieooj gotoynieooj gotoy3 måneder siden
  • oooooohhhhh.... "SHIP"... station....

    James RunyonJames Runyon3 måneder siden
  • Random thought, that you might have already done in the past. Could you throw a welding mask not he camera and show some shots of you forming the bead?

    River CarsonRiver Carson4 måneder siden
  • Amazing lathe!

    Adam SchaafsmaAdam Schaafsma4 måneder siden
  • You're amazing boy I'm well full you

    AD MohAD Moh4 måneder siden
    • Welding in a T shirt.not advised.

      nieooj gotoynieooj gotoy3 måneder siden
  • This probably waaay late but you might need a horizontal surface to attract stuff off the floor's looking great!

    Chaz *Chaz *4 måneder siden
  • Anyone notice he alternates between metric and standard

    bocoy noiubocoy noiu4 måneder siden
  • wouldn't it have been cheaper to just get better bulbs for the lights that were already there?

    hipstersouphipstersoup4 måneder siden
  • That DoAll is a baby lathe

    kenny millerkenny miller4 måneder siden
  • Why don’t you just change out the fluorescent tubes with LED tubes?

    Philip SuffrenPhilip Suffren4 måneder siden
  • You left America for the UK right as a new wave hit them, and now you are locked down. I hope your family stays safe.

    J PJ P4 måneder siden
    • I think I wanna leave a voicemail ????

      bocoy noiubocoy noiu4 måneder siden
  • Oh hey by the way I'm a very large man I wear like five and six XL/tall t-shirts I just want to know if you guys plan on carrying shirts and work t-shirts as well as sweaters in that size cuz I would love to buy some from you guys and support you one of these days I'll get enough money together to buy one of your anvils and some of your hammers which I love not only that I am passionate about blacksmithing but I would also use them in my profession as a welder just because they look like amazingly well built hammers and a hammer's tool I use daily I also want to know if you'll ever be building/making chipping hammers?? if you read this and get in contact with me I'd like to send you my email address I don't want to post it just yet cuz I don't want to get a bunch of spam emails thank you and have a Merry Christmas

    Jonathan DotsonJonathan Dotson4 måneder siden
  • So your going to split time between US and England?

    Scott ThomasScott Thomas4 måneder siden
  • Anyone notice he alternates between metric and standard

    Max BengeMax Benge4 måneder siden
  • I have the exact same lathe at work

    Felix Csapucha ErikssonFelix Csapucha Eriksson4 måneder siden
  • So is there gonna be a new lathe back in the US soon? The one in the US is a bit small ;)

    MrXenoOfficialMrXenoOfficial4 måneder siden
  • So what is the purpose of this workshop, just a workshop away from home, when you vist the UK ?

    Wind of changeWind of change4 måneder siden
  • Why don't you convert the fluorescent lights to LED? You could even get them in specific color temps if you wanted to tweak the lighting, I think. Plus they'd be more energy efficient!

    victorpapaavpvictorpapaavp4 måneder siden
  • Welding in a T shirt.not advised.

    Lee CundyLee Cundy4 måneder siden
  • "I left England, the government didn't like my sharp pointy sticks" "I came back to England and can make barrels... for anything"

    honzhonz4 måneder siden
  • You could always swap the fluorescent tubes with LED tubes. Ask your electrician.

    Belar 192Belar 1924 måneder siden
  • Alec - would you be interested in a 50ton geka iron worker ? I have one with maybe 200 + punch and dies - corner notcher and sheer ?

    Francis GallagherFrancis Gallagher4 måneder siden
  • Can Alec Steele really have too much steel-e?

    Dave LynchDave Lynch4 måneder siden
  • what are these lights? TIA

    Nikos TzovlasNikos Tzovlas4 måneder siden
  • what do you mean by big lathe??? tf.. this is a small lathe (i am an industrial mechanic and build machines for a living)

    MiendustMiendust4 måneder siden
  • The only time a guy can say nice rack without being slapped. Lol

    Jack DayJack Day4 måneder siden
  • Did Alec say he ordered to much steel?

    Scooby F’n DooScooby F’n Doo4 måneder siden
  • Hehe nice rack Alec hehe

    dingus153dingus1534 måneder siden
  • Great sponsor

    John KrakatoaJohn Krakatoa4 måneder siden
  • How are the budget friendly Ryobi tools holding up?

    hieronymus12480hieronymus124804 måneder siden
  • Learned a new word. “Chuffed”

    Wasey HerbortWasey Herbort4 måneder siden
  • I make a jig when I need to make /do more than 5 or 10 of something. Also depends on the complexity of what needs to be done.

    Scott CScott C4 måneder siden
  • 3:31...that was some serious sound design and video editing skills

    Christian SandriniChristian Sandrini4 måneder siden
  • why is he back in europe?

    santiago villasantiago villa4 måneder siden
  • Hi Alec. Please!! be very careful around any lathe of this size. I've just watched Video where guy got wrapped around work piece and killed within seconds. Remember!! No long sleeves, Watches, Neckless, Bracelets, Jackets and stay well away from rotating Chuck. Good Luck.

    Jerzy SzczepanskiJerzy Szczepanski4 måneder siden
  • What a beautiful machine!

    Tom SteemsonTom Steemson4 måneder siden
  • Alec or Will I have one crazy sweet request... make Saba from the white ranger. I will probably comment this on all of your videos, but this would be a crazy series.🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾😏😏😏

    Travis ChoulouteTravis Chouloute4 måneder siden
  • Bob's your uncle. OH yeah, back in The UK for sure.

    l'Artisan Brasseurl'Artisan Brasseur4 måneder siden
  • "this lathe is GIANT" Me: *laughs in CTX Delta 6000 TC*

    AvishaiAvishai4 måneder siden
  • "Chuffed" that's a new one

    Michael SaxonsonMichael Saxonson4 måneder siden
  • Better than what the welding class at a school can do

    Greysen ThompsonGreysen Thompson4 måneder siden
  • 6:23 a good steel rack isn't about being wide... it's about nothing.... he didn't tell us. What makes a good steel rack Alec?

    jordy2254jordy22544 måneder siden
  • Yo did you get your editor back? These uk vids are super slick.

    Merlin PriceMerlin Price4 måneder siden
    • The editor never changed

      Timothy S.Timothy S.4 måneder siden
  • Get some LED tube lights to replace the fluorescent tubes. The light is much better, less costly, and longer lasting.

    Tim DunnTim Dunn4 måneder siden
  • I wonder why you didn't just replaced those fluorescent tubes with LED ones

    enric bertran diazenric bertran diaz4 måneder siden
  • Is he living back in UK now? Stopped watching a while ago

    Ben SBen S4 måneder siden
  • Don't label locations based on items. Labels locations and then put items there. That way things can change places or stay the same. I work in warehousing

    Ben SBen S4 måneder siden
  • I used to use a late that size, except about 3 meters longer haha

    Jesse WhiteJesse White4 måneder siden
  • Converting fluorescent lights to LED is easy. The hardest past will be getting up that high.

    Motor 2of7Motor 2of74 måneder siden
  • Hi some old big lathes I looked at you could chop the bed and make them shorter

    don stewartdon stewart4 måneder siden
  • Didn't know Meccano off the top of my head. Its all Erector sets around here in the USA.

    Ssj SnedSsj Sned4 måneder siden
  • NICE

    Ger 13 NunYahGer 13 NunYah4 måneder siden
  • So much cool toys👀

    Ger 13 NunYahGer 13 NunYah4 måneder siden
  • Abom79 would approve. :D

    Andrew KayAndrew Kay4 måneder siden
  • You obviously know what your doing and yoi are no stranger to the work shop but be careful with that ring on your finger. Keep up the good work.

    Yeg_machining & MechanicsYeg_machining & Mechanics4 måneder siden
  • Can't believe all the tooling that came with the lathe!

    Craig SchafferCraig Schaffer4 måneder siden
  • Well it certainly looks like you won't be coming back...

    Danny KyleDanny Kyle4 måneder siden
  • 2:05 is my new favorite series of sounds

    Thomas BaumgartenThomas Baumgarten4 måneder siden
  • I run the Harrington M800 at work. 50 hrs a week every week for the last 3 years. Great machine.

    Wendull 81Wendull 814 måneder siden
  • Trump 2020

    VideoStarVideoStar4 måneder siden
  • Nice rack... 😆

    Kris LewisKris Lewis4 måneder siden
  • Hi, any links for those lights ?

    Thomas D McFumble - BlaastThomas D McFumble - Blaast4 måneder siden
  • It's got to be bizarre for Alec to be mixing back into the shop.

    David WigginsDavid Wiggins4 måneder siden
  • UK people: other examples of "chuffed"?

    Nate WyndNate Wynd4 måneder siden
  • Whilst you are still in England you need to do something with Colin furze

    Logan Atkinson AnnearLogan Atkinson Annear4 måneder siden
  • Dude big ass baseball bat

    Craig torrCraig torr4 måneder siden
  • So nice tools and nobody around who knows how to use 'em.

    Marcus WMarcus W4 måneder siden
  • I like ur content, but all your movies is 85% boring talks and 15% actually do stuff :S like zweihander, 14 episodes which u can do in 6-7, but then u dont get as much money

    Agencja Reklamy KiarAgencja Reklamy Kiar4 måneder siden
  • Alec should make a full metal Damascus javelin with that lathe!

    Kyle KKyle K4 måneder siden
  • It's not so big...

    Brian EvansBrian Evans4 måneder siden
  • Just my 2cents. You can also install commercial led light fixtures they hang from the ceiling or replace the florescent lamps in your current fixtures with Led lamps.

    Jacob ArmstrongJacob Armstrong4 måneder siden
  • 3:07 thats what she said

    Colin RobertsonColin Robertson4 måneder siden
  • this was a great video! this is why i subscribed. I love these down to earth style videos of you making stuff, all the Montana vids are a bit too over produced for my liking. i hope you'll be able to incorporate more stuff like this in the future. thanks :)

    Zak CollinsZak Collins4 måneder siden
  • What an interesting advert. Think it's only the 2nd advert I've found interesting this year!

    Jake SJake S4 måneder siden
  • Gotta say I actually unsubscribed for a bit when Alec and Will were just pumping out projects in Montana, returning to this less structured content of workshop building is exactly what I missed from the channel :) feels good to be back

    Joe MartinJoe Martin4 måneder siden

    Ted DahlqvistTed Dahlqvist4 måneder siden
  • M400 great choice, MT5 in the tailstock, looks like the gap bed 620mm swing version. 65mm through the spindle, nice. Little but happy M300 owner.

    beautifulsmallbeautifulsmall4 måneder siden
  • Ship Station - I heard something else

    hs1626hs16264 måneder siden
  • What program do you use to design on your Laptop?

    JAKeslerJAKesler4 måneder siden