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Tilt Column LMS modification?

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Great stuff. Thanks. I never thought of offsetting the weight sideways. This gives a huge moment arm, with a relatively small mass. The measurements were
Hannu Venermo
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11:39 PM

Boring Heads for small work

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Hi John, Regarding Dale's suggestion of using reamers, a reamer will "follow the hole" and so while producing an accurate diameter will usually result in a
Ian Newman
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May 2

Need motor brushes for a Real Bull / Big Dog Mini-mill Motor

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Sounds like the mill is running better than the spouse.....time to quit while you're ahead and make chips.... Warren
Warren LeMay
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May 2

Mini-Mill spindle problems anyone?

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I encountered the same issue. what I did was, since it was a double lip seal, I cut the inner lip (the one that goes with the spring). It still generated some
elad_shina
11
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May 2

Is this normal for a new Tool Makers Vise?

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W/respect to the comments about smacking your workpiece to get it flat, sometimes you don't want to do that. I discovered this when I made a replacement
markkimball2000
12
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Apr 19

Chatter question

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Hi Gerry, That depends entirely on how well you tram the mill head during set-up This statement is not correct. To show the point I was trying
Ian 1
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Apr 17

HF 44991 minimill fuse?

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Jim, It's Peter Brush, address is below his webpage is www.olduhfguy.com. He repairs minimill and minimill circuit boards. He charge $50 plus shipping. Peter
Bob Guenthner
25
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Apr 13

Quick G8689 question

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I'm starting to think seriously about an XY mill with a CO2 laser running on G Code or something else that can port out of Auto/Turbo CAD. Currently, I'm at
Warren LeMay
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Apr 4

Harbor Freight Mini Mill running real slow

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Here's a link to his page. ... On Sun, 3/22/15, Warren LeMay notebook@squarework.com [GrizHFMinimill] wrote: Subject: Re:
a rien
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Mar 22

Mill stopped working

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Congrats......don't tell your wife you were reading the directions 8-). You ended up with a nice mill for your efforts..... Warren
Warren LeMay
12
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Mar 22

How do I contact a member directly?

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Great directions, thanks JZ and the links, Keith. I didn't realize LMS got that detailed, I should have checked there :) It's totally not worth anywhere near
greatleper
10
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Mar 20

Have you ever replaced your MOTOR bearing?

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Hi, Warren, Yes, the other instructions were quite helpful. I just received the replacement bearings today, but haven't installed them yet. Thanks, Charlie
CLevinski
9
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Mar 19

Simple anti-backlash system

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Hi Warren, Thanks for your kind words of non-encouragement . I don't have the video you mentioned, but maybe Jose has some additional info regarding the
markkimball2000
16
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Mar 17

Headstock bearing replacement

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"For those with a R8 spindle you would need one 7206 and one 7007. Paul M" Hi, Paul, My Real Bull has an R8 spindle, and uses a 7206 and a 6206. A 7007 is an
CLevinski
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Mar 14

Change in yahoo ads

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I only see such adds if I visit the group - which I rarely do since I get all the postings in digest email form. I never see them when reading email as they
skullworks
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Mar 8
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