In today’s era of instant access, the world of CNC and metalworking has become easier to access than ever. Even if you’re a professionally trained machinist or a welding tradesman, YouTube is a resource that has become vital to improving your work and skills.
Here are 11 metalworking masters on YouTube, that might help you take your machining and metalworking to the next level.
Ebbco does a lot of tips and tricks on his channel, but he also spends a great deal of time making some cool custom car parts.
OxTool provides a video journal of his daily life, spent designing and building special tools, instruments, and mechanical devices for the scientific, medical, product development, and metal working industries.
Lisa Winter is a Tormach Brand Ambassador and a participant in ABC’s BattleBots. Her channel is just getting off the ground, but she knows her stuff and plans to show off some interesting builds.
Jason Hughes was one of the first to pick up a PCNC 440. His channel shows off some of his coolest builds and how he uses his Tormach machine.
This Old Tony is a DIYer that just likes to make things. With his comedic overtones, Tony walks you through all sorts of builds; from an end mill grinding fixture to a custom espresso pot.
Inspiration Metalworks runs his own shop and shows off the progress of his projects using a PCNC 440 and a 15L Slant-PRO lathe.
S2Jesse makes everything from robots to movie prop replicas to knives with his PCNC 1100, 15L Slant-PRO lathe, and his PSG 612 grinder, and he documents it all through his YouTube channel.
Jimmy Diresta is well known to readers of Make: Magazine as he does an array of different projects with his well-known, sped-up video style.
G-Made CNC uses his Tormach PCNC 1100 and his 15L Slant-PRO lathe to run his shop, but his channel focuses on the tips, tricks, and custom components that he makes.
Robert Cowan is a Tormach Brand Ambassador that uses his PCNC 440 to learn more about CNC, robotics, and how to build cool stuff in his garage.
John Saunders is a Tormach Brand Ambassador and shares his challenges and triumphs in the world of machining on his YouTube channel, NYC CNC.