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    Moving my new mill

    jealous..... again!
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    Best way to test dro x axis

    Thank you -- this is what I needed Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    Best way to test dro x axis

    Thank you -- this is what I needed Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    Best way to test dro x axis

    Yes, but again, what procedure? Ie: place block here, place mic there, etc Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    Best way to test dro x axis

    Sure, but placed/measures from where? Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    Best way to test dro x axis

    I'm trying to verify the dro is just installed in my 6x26 mill. What is a good technique for measuring this? The dials are one reading , the dro is another..... a dial indicator is another ...... I've ignored the dials as I feel this is the least accurate method. I've been using a dial...
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    Cobalt End Mills

    Great discussion , learning lots! Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    Rotary Table for Craftex CX605

    I've can photo copy my photo copy if you want
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    Rotary Table for Craftex CX605

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    Rotary Table for Craftex CX605

    I found several online..... but when I look at them, the part numbers seem to match, but don't. And by match, I have the 6" rotary table (also from BB). In the manual I have, it has the exploded views, and lists models 110239/242/243/244 and 110245, but no 110240. In my manual, 110240 is the...
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    Looking at DRO for 6x26 knee mill - need advice

    Power feed was a thing of beauty, it bolted directly on dro is taking some time , I have all axis mounted but having trouble getting it aligned. Many hours adjusting, readjusting etc. The Y axis is pretty good but the x seems to be off when compared to a dial indicator . I seem to off 4/10000...
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    Milling Vise Recommendation

    Shars ships out of USA I'll own a Kurt before I die...... just not this year Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    Milling Vise Recommendation

    I went with the 4" shars vice . It was that or the glacer, the debate raged in my head until I just flipped a coin I'm happy with the shars, no useful comparison as I'm new to this and my previous vice was brutal. I used a Kurt in a class at SAIT and the shars mimics its look and feel Sent...
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    Hello from south Sask

    Our shitzu-terrier is a contender, he has little-man syndrome and routinely throws down outside his weight class. No hesitation , just go. 11 pounds of rage. Had him hanging off the neck of a boxer after biting it in the junk six times. The other owner wasn't worried about his dog but was...
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    Induction heater / forge

    I built my kiln back in 2001 following the Gingery book "lil Bertha A Compact Electric Resistance Furnace" Link to Amazon It uses fire brick, some refractory and a electric heating element. For the element I sourced it out of BudgetCastingSupply.com Link to BCS which is a pretty good...
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    Shipping from US

    DYK Post is my goto for having products brought across the border. Their office is just of 36th street, 5 minutes from my work so I can zip out at lunch. They used to go down 2 days a week, but in November started going 5 days a week. Yes, I can get it cheaper if I did some legwork, Yes I've...
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    Anyone own a GH1440W lathe from Modern Tools or a PM1440HD from Precision Matthews?

    And the oils you are planning on using are........ Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    Hello from south Sask

    First cousin to jason Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    SOLD Manual mill $2000

    I wish I had the money! I too would like a horizontal mill -- just because Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    Hello from south Sask

    Welcome, can you elaborate in just outside Regina ? I have family in that area as well Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk