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    Get your spare while you can; :) Same seller, must have a cast iron foundry. Pretty good price on the engine kit...
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    ignator replied to the thread The X axis..
    I really like your limit switch design. I have this problem with my Align power feed, I don't damage anything, but it rolls the...
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    ignator reacted to deeferdog's post in the thread The X axis. with Like Like.
    I'm taking note of the feedback but I won't comment individually, I'll just say thank you for the interest shown and press on with the...
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    ignator replied to the thread The X axis..
    I've looked into doing this as well. I could not find a stepper motor that had enough torque to drive the feed screw without a reduction...
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    ignator replied to the thread Precision Gauge Blocks.
    +8/-4 microinch max for grade 3, less then 1 inch. At least what I found. Seems the set I have, I've seen numbers that range +/-30...
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    ignator reacted to werowance's post in the thread Toolpost Grinders with Like Like.
    here is mine. bought it on ebay. use it for grinding very small shafts and making needle valve etc. bottom photo is from the ebay...
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    ignator replied to the thread Lathe slide wobble.
    syrtismajor Why do you believe this is a compound slide issue? Just what material are you cutting? Using what speeds and feeds? Your...
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    ignator replied to the thread Precision Gauge Blocks.
    The problem I've encountered with feeler gauges, they are punched from sheet stock, and typically have a raised edge. They work OK for...
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    ignator reacted to kstrauss's post in the thread Precision Gauge Blocks with Like Like.
    A bearing race makes a substitute that is probably more than sufficiently accurate for home use.
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    ignator replied to the thread Precision Gauge Blocks.
    Download a free program, HandBrake, I use this to compress large mp4 videos to 2-8MB size depending on the compression.
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    ignator replied to the thread Precision Gauge Blocks.
    Brian, I purchase my new set off eBay about 6 years ago. I use them with sine bars and my sine plate. On my lathe I have a sine bar I...
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    ignator replied to the thread Toolpost Grinders.
    I have been using my toolpost grinder the past two months. One project was repairing the lathes spindle adapter, that converts the...
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    ignator reacted to IanN's post in the thread Toolpost Grinders with Like Like.
    Hi Brian, This apears to be working "backwards" - usually the process goes "Here is what I'm trying to do, but I don't have the...
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    ignator replied to the thread Round Ram Bridgeport.
    I hope that kit comes with the mounting plates or bars that mount to the machine, and then the scales to those. The ToAuto didn't even...
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    ignator replied to the thread Round Ram Bridgeport.
    I'll start install tomorrow. But I got 2, 12inch scales. My mill and two lathes have a DRO, currently. I assume install is the same. I...
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