Yate Men’s Shed

  Shed project ideas                                                           Complexity       Cost           Skill level       People Required


The list below represents a number of possible ideas that we may use to select projects with the members. More ideas are put forward every time we meet - some of which may well be added to this list.

Proposed Projects List

Bird table / bird box

Pet hutch

Garden chair, table etc

Table skittles / parlour game / toy

Model glider (& bungee launched)

Kite, custom designed

Book binding

Musical instrument

Printing press

RC model boat

RC model car

RC model glider

RC electric plane

RC cardboard electric plane

RC indoor electric plane

RC camera drone

Child’s pedal car

Child’s go-cart

Adult electric go-cart

Child’s swing / garden toy

Pole wood lathe, foot operated

Treadle wood lathe, moving chuck

Scroll saw driven by a powered jigsaw

Make a powerful 12 Volt table saw

Model railway

Model Railway Computerised Control System

Model engine

Fighting robot

Crystal set

Intercom

HF radio receiver & loop antenna

Car / Motorbike restoration

Car / Motorbike maintenance

Kit car

Reflecting telescope

Mount for astrophotography or solar cells

Archery recurve bow, arrows, target

Sketching, oil painting, watercolour

Wooden easel

Push bike renovation

Workshop design

Garden design

Gardening

Solar electricity generator

A sextant (for navigation)

Container window/door installation

Hi Fi speakers from scratch

iPhone document scanner

35mm microfilm / photo negative scanner

Cardboard exhibition table

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