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Posted in thread: Overview of Free CAD Software on 11-18-2013 at 04:58 PM
Thanks for the effort, nice to see the table including more than one platform.Regards.Steve.
Posted in thread: Mill experiences on 11-14-2013 at 07:56 PM
The SX2 will handle steel, I've used an X2 on inconel without too much fuss. It's just a matter
of good setup, speeds and feeds.Here's a pic of my X2 slotting a disc of inco. luck with your
Posted in thread: Organophillic Clay on 11-02-2013 at 01:24 PM
Bentone and Bentonite are not the same clay, Bentone is made from bentonite by treating it with
an organic-wetting agent to make it suitable for use in oil bound casting sands.Here's a link
with more ...
Posted in thread: Hello from N.E. Penn. on 09-28-2013 at 03:25 PM
Welcome to the forum from another resident of NE PA.Regards.Steve.
Posted in thread: Another X2 Mod thread on 09-09-2013 at 04:50 PM
Thanks for all the positive comments, much appreciated.Fill that tube with sand and it will be
rock solid just drain out the sand before you try to move it LOL.Tin mentioned filling the
tubes with san...
Posted in thread: Another X2 Mod thread on 09-08-2013 at 11:00 PM
Work is progressing on the mill. The new extended Z rack has been drilled, countersunk and
mounted. Work has started on tramming the Z axis to the table. of the mill with the completed
Z rack mounte...
Posted in thread: Another X2 Mod thread on 08-31-2013 at 06:47 PM
Inspired by a couple of threads by forum member Bill S, I decided to give my X2 mill some extra
rigidity and Z travel. Here are a few photos of progress. of the starting materials and the
Posted in thread: PWM diagram on 06-14-2013 at 05:11 PM
I have built the circuit above as well, I use it to control the fuel pump on my gas turbines.
It works very well.Steve.
Posted in thread: Pulse jet engine on 05-24-2013 at 11:59 AM
Video below is a half scale Argus, built in Sweden. Keep an eye on the crowd when it lights
Posted in thread: My Hodgson 9 Radial Final Assembly on 04-20-2013 at 05:15 PM
One of the finest examples of a Hodgson I have ever seen. The sound of the engine idling gave