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Re: [SherlineCNC] RE: Y axis vibration

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  • Jess Mickelson
    Hi Alan; Thanks for he help. It looks like the gib was to loose. A little adjustment now and it appears to be just fine. thanks again. Jess ... [Non-text
    Message 1 of 6 , Nov 30, 2006
      Hi Alan;

      Thanks for he help. It looks like the gib was to loose. A little
      adjustment now and it appears to be just fine.
      thanks again.

      Jess


      On Nov 30, 2006, at 8:41 AM, KM6VV wrote:

      > Hi Jess,
      >
      > Are the gibs loose? But you say it's the leadscrew? How about the
      > backlash
      > adjustment nut?
      >
      > Sherline has good tutorials on adjusting both of these; and I like the
      > exploded view to help understand how it's all put together.
      >
      > 73s,
      >
      > Alan KM6VV
      > P.S. I changed the subject, after letting 2 or 3 messages with this
      > subject
      > go through, Yahoo trapped this one as SPAM! Go figure!
      >
      > > Behalf Of Jess Mickelson
      > > Subject: Re: [SherlineCNC] RE: [sherline] Chinese Clone Machines...
      > >
      > > Hi everyone;
      > >
      > > Hey I am a newbie to cnc mills and recently purchased a Sherline
      > > 2000. I am slowly developing a few skills but was wondering if
      > > anyone had trouble with there y axis leadscrew vibrating during
      > > normal travel. It seems to be only the y axis that is vibrating and
      > > you can put your hand on it and it stops immediately.
      > >
      > > thanks
      > > Jess
      > > WB7TLC
      > >
      >
      >
      >



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    • Jess Mickelson
      Abby; thanks for the reply. I think it was the gib on the y axis. Also what type of lube is everyone using. Jess ... [Non-text portions of this message have
      Message 2 of 6 , Nov 30, 2006
        Abby;

        thanks for the reply. I think it was the gib on the y axis. Also
        what type of lube is everyone using.

        Jess

        On Nov 30, 2006, at 10:45 AM, Abby Katt wrote:

        > Hi Jess,
        >
        > Which part in particular is vibrating? My Sherline used to really make
        > some annoying vibrating sounds - it turned out it was actually the
        > little "handles" on the handwheels. (The plastic part which sticks
        > out).
        > I removed the plastic sleeve, and the vibration sounds went away...
        >
        > The other option is to tighten the bolt which holds this down (so the
        > sleeve can't rotate/rattle).
        > Good luck!
        > Abby
        > (http://www.silverkatt.co.uk)
        >
        > Jess Mickelson wrote:
        >
        > > Hi everyone;
        > >
        > > Hey I am a newbie to cnc mills and recently purchased a Sherline
        > > 2000. I am slowly developing a few skills but was wondering if
        > > anyone had trouble with there y axis leadscrew vibrating during
        > > normal travel. It seems to be only the y axis that is vibrating and
        > > you can put your hand on it and it stops immediately.
        > >
        > > thanks
        > > Jess
        > > WB7TLC
        > >
        > > On Nov 27, 2006, at 12:44 PM, KM6VV wrote:
        > >
        > > > Hi Jim, Dan,
        > > >
        > > > (double posted as well)
        > > >
        > > > Thanks for posting! No, I hadn't heard about it. I am wondering if
        > > > they
        > > > are actually ready yet, AND, whether or not they will be
        > allowed to
        > > > import
        > > > them into the U.S.
        > > >
        > > > I didn't see any prices. Of course, they need the accessories as
        > > > well. I
        > > > wonder if they'd be interchangeable?
        > > >
        > > > I'm of course going to continue to send a portion of my
        > paychecks to
        > > > Sherline!
        > > >
        > > > Alan KM6VV
        > > >
        > > > > I'm posting this in both the Sherline and Sherline CNC
        > forums, so
        > > > > please forgive the double posting...
        > > > >
        > > > > Dan Pines just pointed out to me that there is a Chinese company
        > > > taking
        > > > > orders for what looks to be a clone of the Sherline lathe and
        > mill.
        > > > > Their web site has illustrations of both manual and CNC
        > versions of
        > > > > both. This is a link to the CNC lathe stuff, and you can
        > navigate to
        > > > > the others...
        > > > >
        > > > > http://www.xendoll.com/english/file/products8.asp
        > > <http://www.xendoll.com/english/file/products8.asp>
        > > > >
        > > > > I've been hearing rumors about stuff like this, but this is the
        > > > first
        > > > > hard info I've seen. Am I the only one out of the loop, or is
        > > > > this "news" to others as well? Any comments?
        > > > >
        > > > > Regards,
        > > > >
        > > > > Jim
        > > > >
        > > > >
        > > > >
        > > > >
        > > > >
        > > > > Yahoo! Groups Links
        > > > >
        > > > >
        > > > >
        > > >
        > > >
        > > >
        > >
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        > >
        > >
        >
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