UNSW Making

English Wheel

The English wheel is a metalworking tool that enables a craftsperson to form compound (double curvature) curves from flat sheets of metal such as aluminium or steel.

 

Metalmaster EWM-75 Manual (pdf)

Required Badge

Sheet Metal Fabrication Fundamentals Badge
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Entry Level induction to Metal Working

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Suitable Materials

  • Metal
  • Mild Steel
  • Non-Ferrous Metals

Process

  • Forming
  • Pressing
  • Rolling

Machine Locations

Makerspace Facility Make Model Work area Number of machines
Design Futures Lab Metal Workshop Metalmaster EWM-75 711mm throat capacity, 2mm material thickness 1