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FreeCAD model of LMS 3960 Mini-Mill

I am working on a 3D model of the LMS 3960 that is available athttps://github.com/Murray-Lindeblom/LMS-3900-Solid-Column-Mill My purpose is the verify and
Murray Lindeblom
12:51 AM
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28541

Re: A method for moving heavy equipment from a U-haul trailer to the

Wow, sounds like the easy way to me! Thanks Bill Barry From: "Bill Williams BWMSBLDR1@... [GrizHFMinimill]" To:
Barry Young
12:48 AM
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28540

Re: A method for moving heavy equipment from a U-haul trailer to the

Another elegant solution, thanks Randy! Barry From: "Randy Smith randyrls@... [GrizHFMinimill]" To:
Barry Young
12:44 AM
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28539

Re: A method for moving heavy equipment from a U-haul trailer to the

My uncle had his machine shop in his basement. The steps in the back were not concrete, but wood, and were removable. The steps were built in a vertical well
Randy Smith
Sep 1
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28538

Re: A method for moving heavy equipment from a U-haul trailer to the

In this same vein I helped a friend move a Millwright mill, Sheldon lathe, and a bunch of other weighty stuff using a BIG Toyota pickup. Stuff went off of the
Bill Williams
Sep 1
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Re: A method for moving heavy equipment from a U-haul trailer to the

Barry it sounds like you nailed it. You are right braced correctly wood can hold up just about anything. And it sounds like you had everything braced right. I
Scott Dunt
Sep 1
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Re: A method for moving heavy equipment from a U-haul trailer to the

Thanks Bill: I will revisit my technique, run some tests and let you know. I like to try to stay current. Barry From: "Bill Rubenstein
Barry Young
Aug 31
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Re: A method for moving heavy equipment from a U-haul trailer to the

Barry: Good story, but my choice would have been the 10 year old Laphroaig. Bill On 08/31/2015 10:21 PM, Barry Young barryjyoung@...
Bill Rubenstein
Aug 31
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Re: A method for moving heavy equipment from a U-haul trailer to the

Hi Scott: Thank you for your thoughtful questions, here is my attempt at a straight up answer, please let me know if it needs clarification, I have lots of
Barry Young
Aug 31
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28533

CNC'D LMS minimill For Sale

Hello Everyone, I tried to post my MiniMill on here with photos and have had difficulty in doing so. So if the Moderator doesn't mind, I would like to invite
lathehand_2
Aug 31
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28532

Re: A method for moving heavy equipment from a U-haul trailer to the

Granted that 'pound for pound' wood is stronger than steel, the thought of 2400 pounds swinging from 2 - 2x12's makes this part time carpenter cringe. I
scottdunt
Aug 31
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28531

XMT-1125 controller didn't work today, schematic ???

My mini lathe has an XMT-1125 controller. It is similar to the XMT-1135 controller. None of the LEDs light. Motor not turning. Getting power through fuse and
d0ugjensen
Aug 29
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Re: A method for moving heavy equipment from a U-haul trailer to the

Nice work Barry! Can't wait to see some pictures of it in action. Kyle
kjoiner2112
Aug 28
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A method for moving heavy equipment from a U-haul trailer to the gro

Hello Group: Yesterday the full size Bridgeport clone model number G0796 from Grizzly finally became available after a six month wait. We drove to the
barryjyoung
Aug 28
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Re: Mounting the mini mill: base warp question

Measurements of the base dovetail -- done with precision dowel pins -- showed that the dovetails are .0025" wider at the back of the base, closest to the
markkimball2000
Aug 28
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