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Posted in thread: 7x12 metal gears on 01-11-2017 at 02:23 AM
They sounded a bit louder when first used, however once the settle in and get a couple of hours
use they are not all that much louder. That's my take on them, same applies to using metal
Posted in thread: X1 quick tool change mod on 01-01-2017 at 06:03 AM
Simon,If you have not found it try December, 2014 issue of Model Engineers Workshop, page
32/33.Happy New Year.Barry.
Posted in thread: X1 quick tool change mod on 12-29-2016 at 01:56 AM
Simon,There is an article in a previous Model Engineers Workshop magazine by Neil Wyatt on
making a self releasing drawbar for the X2 mill. If you are interested I will find the issue
and let you know...
Posted in thread: Sieg SC-3 Lathe, Taper Bearing Fitment on 10-20-2016 at 02:34 AM
Hi John,Yes thank you very much, it is much appreciated. Have not had much of a chance to
properly go through them. Grandparent duties taking up to much time.Barry.
Posted in thread: Sieg SC-3 Lathe, Taper Bearing Fitment on 10-16-2016 at 06:08 AM
Thought I had received the photo's but it wasn't them that appeared. Thanks anyway.Barry.
Posted in thread: Sieg SC-3 Lathe, Taper Bearing Fitment on 10-16-2016 at 06:04 AM
Thanks John for the photo's. Yes I have seen the write up by Chuck. Just got to get some more
confidence and work out how to set up the mill for doing the tapers?Barry.
Posted in thread: Sieg SC-3 Lathe, Taper Bearing Fitment on 10-16-2016 at 06:01 AM
Looks like everything turned out fine. Good job.Barry
Posted in thread: Sieg SC-3 Lathe, Taper Bearing Fitment on 10-16-2016 at 02:44 AM
Hi John,Sorry for the second post. I forgot to add that I am about to try and fit tapered gibs
that why I was looking up you article. I have only had my lathe and mill since retiring, so
Posted in thread: Sieg SC-3 Lathe, Taper Bearing Fitment on 10-16-2016 at 02:30 AM
Hi John,I have seen the article, "Fixing Darrens Lathe". It is a very a very good write up for
the mini lathe's. Am disappointed that the photos have disappeared. Would it be possible to get
a copy of...
Posted in thread: ER UM Type Clamping Nut For Collet Chuck on 10-16-2016 at 02:23 AM
Makes tightening a lot easier. Ausee in Melbourne have them, they are also shown in the Hare &
Forbes catalogue .Barry.