17580Re: [multimachine] Re: any hobby machinist in the same area
- Aug 19, 2013On 08/19/2013 10:03 PM, n9viw wrote:
> Dave,This is only an issue if you use a threaded mount. Taper mounts (where
> Good point, thanks for the heads-up. I think I was thinking of having an AC motor with digital drive for speed control and reversability, and never considered faceplate threading! D'oh.
> Another idea I have is making what is essentially a copy of this:
> by just kitbashing a homemade lathe and a drill press together. Would it work? Maybe. Badly, most like, but in the immortal words of young Froederick Frahnkenstein, "IT.... COULD... WORK!!!" And be a bloody load cheaper than two grand!
the thread carries no torque) and cam lock mounts (where there is no
thread) are different, they don't loosen.
"A word to the wise ain't necessary - it's the stupid ones that need the
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