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  • Posted in thread: Overhead Cam Project on 07-12-2017 at 10:10 AM
    Oh goody, nice neat design with enclosed crank that can be lubricated correctly and doesn't
    look like a Hardly Dangerous with a leg thrown out of bed.

  • Posted in thread: PHOTO bucket on 07-11-2017 at 06:57 PM
    Another problem with forum hosted pics is when some twonk decides to copy / paste a post with
    say 20 embedded pictures just to ad "nice job" at the end.One forum I moderate on, if I see
    this type of p...

  • Posted in thread: Arduino Rotary Table for Dummies on 04-26-2017 at 11:23 PM
    Doubt it.At only 4:1 the cutting forces may be too great that they will force the table to jump

  • Posted in thread: AL320G - Threading Dial on 04-12-2017 at 06:14 AM
    There are plenty of variations on the swing threading tool.John has shown his and I have seen
    some where they use index-able tips to achieve the same result.This is mine which has two tool
    holders. A ...

  • Posted in thread: AL320G - Threading Dial on 04-11-2017 at 09:11 PM
    Don't worry John.If is wasn't written by Hart, Cleeve, Thomas, Westbury then it's not worth
    considering. Or should be according to a few diehards who never had a unique thought in their
    tiny brains an...

  • Posted in thread: mach 4? on 04-03-2017 at 08:48 PM
    Newkye was the company that we bought from, OK to deal with, very prompt and if you want any
    manuals first to make a decision they will post you an English PDF file.I have had absolutely
    zero problems...

  • Posted in thread: mach 4? on 03-31-2017 at 01:15 AM
    It does require a hardware motion controller. There are several available in the hobby range. I
    have used the PoKeys, and the smart BOBs PMDX from PMDX as well as the ethernet smoothstepper.
    My mill u...

  • Posted in thread: mach 4? on 03-30-2017 at 07:51 PM
    Mach 4 is a work in progress.Problem is it's been 5 years in the
    works.........................Screens can be modified in Mach 4 but you need to be a
    programmer, nothing like as easy as Mach 3.Mach 4 ...

  • Posted in thread: Complete STRICTLY IC magazine for sale on 03-24-2017 at 01:56 AM
    Why not put your message in Serbo-Croat and make it even easier for us.

  • Posted in thread: How loud are 7x12 mini lathes? on 03-18-2017 at 05:24 PM
    Don't bother about it, just turn the TV up.People will accept loud TV's more than they will
    machine tools. With a TV you are normal, with a lathe you are a freak :D

John Stevenson [ was JohnS the 3rd.] Nottingham, England

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