Re: [mlathemods] Depth Stop
- Thanks Geoff... I found them...
Geoff.E wrote:Hi David,The photos for the Mill mods are in the Photos browser titled 'Z Axis depth stop', at http://tech. ph.groups. yahoo.com/ group/X_Series_ Mills/photosI do have some photos of c3 Lathe in the Photos of mlathemods also titled 'Sieg 2a' at http://ph.groups. yahoo.com/ group/mlathemods /photos/browse? b=33&m=t&o=5I tried to put some photos on the MiniMill Group but seems not to want me to post any?I find these groups unusually irksome for navigating!Geoffno photo on the yahoo site..?? was it the photo site for this group? (mlathemods) ?
From: mlathemods@yahoogro ups.com [mailto:mlathemods@ yahoogroups. com] On Behalf Of David Robertson
Sent: 25 October 2007 15:22
To: mlathemods@yahoogro ups.com
Subject: Re: [mlathemods] Depth Stop
My UK Axminster Mini Mill has a small bar screwed with 2 4 mm cap
screws to the front of the spindle head.
It turned out that it was a blank covering the place where some
suppliers fit a safety chip guard.
I thought it would be a good anchor for a Z Axis positive stop cum
I have now completed this addition and have a very effective depth stop.
The bar has cap screws top and bottom to act as a handle and retention.
The depth bar is secured by a 8 mm grub screw with a brass protective
I'm quite pleased with the result and it looks the part.
See photos at 'Geoff's Depth Stop'