New threads and interesting conversations directly in your inbox. Sign up now and get a daily summary of the latest forum activities!
A VFD is a good way to go.
Any three phase motor can work. If the motor is rated for electronic controls it will work much better. If not the...
You might be able to copy/ adapt a bernsomatic torch design. They used to have a large torch head, about 1: in diameter.
Keith Appleton on you...
You might look at how close the tool tip is to the hold down bolt. Closer is better. Less leverage.
I have seen this type of tool flexibility...
Since the swiss originator of the Multifix system is out of business there are two makers now. I think the EBay seller is the Chinese maker. They...
I am interested in the height gage, the first pic.
Let me know what you want for it. I can paypal you if in my range.
dkwflight (A) hotmail...
You should look at this material. It may be better than bronze for spindle bearings
Something to keep in mind.
I thought the clutch was slipping and finaly found after a while the belt had lost some teeth. The belt was pretty...
I have an enco 9 x 20 lathe. It uses the 5mm 710 and 730mm belts. I think they are too small for the loads.
If the pulleys and tensioner are in...
I don't think any one mentioned overheating.
If the parts are over heated the solder won't flow and stick.
I used to watch my Dad do solder...
Little machine shop gear set. LMS ids in the US.
Amadeal in the...
some one could run off a 3D gear for you in AU?
What gears are you looking for?
You have been talking about the old standard for a horse power.
As a kid my Dad tried to explain the differences. he talked a bit about SAE hp....
The best way to post a vid is to upload to your own youtube channel like this
Then post a link
I developed a serious dislike for microsoft and windows a number of years ago.
Since I moved to a linux platform, Mint. I did try a number of...
I bought a tapping fixture a number of years ago and discovered the big factor in tapping small threads. The big factor is alignment with the hole...
I have learned the achievable accuracy is mostly in the operator,
This is how a good machinist is able to turn out good work on old worn out...
I have heard of model engines that were difficult to start because of too much compression.
Keep it in mind.
Greetings from Floriduh.
Sounds like you hung around with the wrong crowd here.
Hello and welcome.
[ATTACH] THe finished tool ready for a trial
I am milling a mild steel bar to take a carbide tool.
I used 20 mule team borax and some brass shim stock to braze a piece of carbide to...
Separate names with a comma.