Shopping Wishlist

This is a general shopping list and wish list of things that anyone could help out with. The others are things we could buy new or second hand or build in some cases.

If you can help with any of this, please get in touch

Item Notes
74 or 4000 series glue logic
Noga deburring tool See FB Group for link
Good imperial spanner set
Full tap and die set
Epoxy resin a few packs of 5 min stuff would be good
Good quality batteries AA at least, but other useful sizes
Digital Oscilloscope To accompany our Analog Scope. One on the way from Geoff S, we believe
Oscilloscope probes We have three instruments with BNC connectors now, but only one probe between them
Racks for allen keys, screwdrivers, etc. Like the plastic ones from bunnings $7
Hakko iron Perhaps we need to save for this one, it's expensive, but awesome.
Circular saw
Component cases
Coach Bolts
Soldering Iron Stands
Activated Charcoal Filters 130mmx130mm
Soldering Iron Cleaners
18mm MDF sheeting
12mm mdf sheeting
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Spare Hakko soldering tips
Clean 90x35 or 90x45 construction timber Anything longer than 500mm. For new desk (for lab reference/test instruments)
Spool of nichrome wire For acylic sheet bending device
K40 laser lens (x2) and a set of mirrors
Items for TAZ6 build (See Scott B)
SR44 (silver oxide, not LR44) batteries for calipers
Good quality 12mm spanner
Metric spanner set
File(s) More flat and round, coarse and smooth files
Workbench Purchased from gumtree
Nicer digital multimeter We have a five dollar jaycar special, and would prefer something better.
Smaller sewing machine that runs at a safe speed
8Gx50 Screws
8Gx30 Screws
Laptop Power Supplies
120mm Computer fans with grills
5V USB chargers
3mm Acrylic (clear and coloured)
Aluminium angle for acrylic sheet bending device
Extra pairs of digital calipers 2 at least
Bookshelf for maker libary We think we're can adopt the spare Kickstart shelving
Brass wire wool soldering iron cleaner Have been making do with a bit of cleaning sponge for now (On order)
40mm 24V DV axial fan for Makerbot clone On order
Dremel collets On order
Selection of M3 nuts and bolts Thanks Scott F
Metric Allen Keys set (ball-end, with holder) On order
Safety specs (lots of pairs) Thanks Andrew G
Heatshrink selection Thanks Andrew G
Spools of wire to make test leads - plus banana plugs, alligator clips, etc.
Big Vise for workshop tasks
Yihua SMD rework station with built in power supply
Cordless drill + batteries
BBQ tongs
Stanley knife
Wire strippers
Hacksaw (and blades)
Combination square
Tape measure
Pliers e.g. Side cutters, combination pliers, long nose pliers, round nose pliers
Resistor book (Sparkfun) Actually we made one, using Scott's donation of resistors
General components (LEDs, resistors, buzzers, piezos, jumpers, mini-breadboards, etc. etc.) Thanks Scott Faulkner!
Component storage
Oscilloscope Thanks Joe and James at Battery Shed!
Function generator Thanks Joe and James at Battery Shed!
Variable DC Power Supply Thanks Joe and James at Battery Shed!
Microscope Thanks Joe and James at Battery Shed!
Tons of screwdrivers, spanners, pliers etc! Thanks Bob Purdon!
Better signage for the sandwich board
Jigsaw Electric jigsaw with wood cutting blades
Drill and driver bit set
Dremel (or clone)
Metal to go under laser cutter hole We have some - just need to cut to size and rivet in place
Storage shelving for electronics desk
BluTack Great for use as a third hand for soldering etc.
Powerboards with auto switching For laser cutter - to automatically control fans and pumps
Shop vac We were donated a reasonable vacuum cleaner
Superglue x lots
Epoxy resin x 2-3
Big spool of rosin-core solder
Metal legs/cart for the metal pegboard
Capacitor kit - ceramic and electrolytic Thanks Scott F - you've filled out our component library quite nicely :)
Cups for kitchen Thanks Scott B!
Scraper plus blades Suggested by Ray for removing labels, stickers, etc.
Extractor fan for laser cutter fumes We bought one because it was getting desperate
Wire wastepaper baskets Thanks Wendy
Bus Pirate Thanks Scott B