Moving Our Machine Shop to Texas... 12 Lessons We Learned

April 4, 2022 9:55 am



How would you move your machine shop 1,000 miles across the country? Mike and Avonlea Sargent from Flux Workholding just did it. Here’s their journey and the lessons they learned along the way.

Lesson #1 Get boots on the ground
Lesson #2 Assume nothing about utilities
Lesson #3 Moving company – U – Pack
Lesson #4 Hire movers
Lesson #5 Take pictures
Lesson #6 Choose your riggers wisely
Lesson #7 Check the Weather
Lesson #8 Measure Twice
Lesson #9 If you see something, say something
Lesson #10 Be prepared for downtime
Lesson #11 Level your own machines
Lesson #12 Educate yourself on electricity

Mike creates unique Workholding solutions and established his business Flux Workholding. Check out the products here.  Follow them on Instagram here and YouTube here. 


Grab their other videos here:

Crowdfunding for Machine Shops – Crash Course and Machine Shop Tour: Flux Workholding.

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