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Face mill on X2 mini mill

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KC850 is a grade of insert, not a specific style of insert. Think of it kind of like 1018, 1045, or any other grade or series of steel that comes in all
Michael Jablonski
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10:48 AM

Slitting Saws

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Hi Greg, Thank you for interpreting my post in the way it was intended - the British sense of humour is not always recognised...... A saw tooth viewed 'from
Ian Newman
20
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Mar 26

End cover replacement part

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Hello Prasad, Here is an old idea for a power feed. It might give you a few ideas.
Michael Jablonski
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Mar 23

New from Colorado

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GREAT! Thanks Rick for the photos. Those are exactly what I was looking for. Dose not look Rube Goldberg to me. More like ingenious. I have a finished basement
billcrouch6263
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Mar 16

Greenfield #5 Tap Wrench Handle disassembly

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It came to me last night in bed. Today I searched "mrpete222 tap wrench" in Google and sure enough I found my answer.
Michael Jablonski
4
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Mar 15

New file uploaded to GrizHFMinimill

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Hello, This email message is a notification to let you know that a file has been uploaded to the Files area of the GrizHFMinimill group. File : /Rick's
GrizHFMinimill@yahoogroups.com
121
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Mar 14

Machine Tuning

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Ed, FYI, I found an online store that sells an upgrade kit for the Y axis. I have no personal knowledge on how well-made it is, but it's not all that
markkimball2000
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Mar 6

Roughing mill

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Hi Dave, They are rated for 1/2" diameter side and 1" diameter end cuts. I suspect this has to do with cutter geometry versus surface speed than it does with
Warren LeMay
4
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Mar 5

H/L Speed Change Gears

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I'll give that a try, thank you.
jferensic
7
posts
Feb 23

Low profile clamps

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Yep, Mike has found some that utilise the clamping between T nut and clamp body. This puts the Cast Iron under compression and that is where it is at its best
John Bernoth
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Feb 17

Using slitting saw on X2 mill

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I used my slitting saw on a hunk of Acetal yesterday (to make a nonconductive mount for my Z axis DRO scale). Due to the size of the piece I had to do an
markkimball2000
4
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Feb 4

Mini mill backlash Z axis

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FWIW, I started wondering about a .001" change in my Z axis when it is locked. While I had done some things with the gib screws to improve things, I did not
markkimball2000
19
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Feb 1

4HP AC Induction Motor for Mini Lathe

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Yup, I guess I didn't switch groups before posting. Sorry about that!
bestdayever21july09
4
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Jan 31

Consistently erratic igaging DRO

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Next time my X2 gets some serious controller attention, I think I may put a steel box in place of the one that's there (some kind of resin or fiberglass). Note
Warren LeMay
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Jan 30
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