84008Re: [atlas_craftsman] new bearing races
- Aug 20, 2013I setup a angle plate secured to the ways parallel to the spindle head.side view.
On Tue, Aug 20, 2013 9:39 PM PDT wa5cab@... wrote:
>From what "plate"?
>In a message dated 08/20/2013 23:13:52 PM Central Daylight Time,
>> Hi guys, well my new Timkin bearings came. Set the spindle race in and
>> noticed that left to right has a difference of 0.010inches. Top to bottom.
>> What I did was set a steel plate parelle to the race and checked left and
>> right side. and top to bottom ,found that one side was .604 and the other
>> .614. From the plate. I probably can center it better but think once I install
>> the spindle with gears its going to move. So how criticle is it to get
>> these to zero. Will the taper bearings when tight just square anyway? Judt want
>> to get the center line as paralle to the bed wsys.
>Robert Downs - Houston
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