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    Chinese gearbox noise.

    Hello, I have garage in a duplex which limits my garage noise to 80 decibels, Im looking at square column vertical mills and wondering if there is a way to reduce the noise?
    Gear lapping?
    Thicker oils?
    Im looking at RF45 or VM32,the 32 is 50kg lighter than the 45 but has a low noise dc motor.

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    Re: Chinese gearbox noise.

    Change to belt drive
    7xCNC.com - CNC info for the minilathe (7x10, 7x12, 7x14, 7x16)

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