Vol. 08: Project: Coffee Roaster

To experience coffee nirvana, roast your own beans with this cheap, portable coffee roaster.



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TOOLS

  • Bandsaw (preferred) or variable-speed jigsaw, with metal-cutting blade
  • Drill press (preferred) or drill
  • Regular/wood drill bits: 3/16, ¼, ⅜, countersink, grinding or cutting wheel
  • Metal cutting drill bits: 1/16, 3/32, 7/64, 9/64, 5/32, 7/32, and ¼" metal-cutting drill bits
  • Tap and die set, or 6-32 and ¼-20 taps
  • Table saw or router
  • Metal snips
  • Metal file
  • Vise
  • Large C-Clamp
  • Pliers
  • Pop rivet tool and short ⅛" diameter pop rivets
  • Drafting compass
  • Centerpunch
  • Scrap 2x4s
  • Aluminum foil
  • Stove and potholders or oven mitts
  • Soldering equipment
  • Fine-tip marker
  • Milling machine (optional)
  • Lathe (optional


Blueprints

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