T-Track Mount - pkg of 5
For the strongest fastening of jigs and feather boards to machine tops that have Miter T-Tracks, this Miter T-Track Mount is by far your best choice. The simple design accepts 1/4” and 5/16” hex head or T-Head Bolts. With the bolt installed, slide the mount into the end of the Miter T-Track and position it anywhere along the track. Drop your jig onto the bolt and install a nut or jig knob and tighten. Nothing holds better! For the ultimate in jig fastening, use two or more Miter T-Track…
Your Home Lathe Tooling
The recent thread on HSS tool grinding has set me to thinking about my own home shop lathe tooling. I can grind a tool from HSS that I'd put up...
Heavy duty lathe steady rest
Recently I started a large (secret) project for my wife that will take the better part of a year to complete. Right away I realized there were some missing infrastructure items that would be required that would be hard to built right in the middle of the larger project. The first tooling deficiency I ran into was my lathe steady rest. The large Yam lathe I bought last year came with a significant amount of tooling. A three point steady rest was one of the tooling pieces. Initially everything…
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Quick T-slot clamping of drill press vise
I have a large floor drill press and vertical bandsaw with T-slotted tables. I often use Heinrich vises and would like to find a clamp or another hold
Slitting Saw Arbor..Precision..Near flush cut
I had this import slitting saw arbor but it had more runout than I liked. So off the the lathe. I made this new one based on some ideas I found on the
Universalspindel die Zweite, oder es geht auch flüsterleise und kompakt
Für feinmechanische Fräs- und Bohrarbeiten, wie sie im Modellnau häufig vorkommen, ist eine handliche Fräsmaschine sehr praktisch. Als preiswerter, aber dennoch sinvoller, Einstieg in die Metallbearbeitung, lohnt sich der Eigenbau einer Tischfräsmaschine, wie ihn hier der Achim zeigt.