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    Re: NEW CNC Guitar website is back up!

    My problem is I get distracted far to easy and staying on track is a problem I have had all my life .Just recently I made a pickup winder and CNC'd the bobbins out of scrap rose wood so now if I...
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    Re: NEW CNC Guitar website is back up!

    Nice work just looking the other day at a F5 mandolin and an octave mandolin thinking of rendering them .I have seen Rhino used on solid bodies was thinking what software to use , great job.on the...
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    Re: Is that a ripped off? Need help! ;(

    They will have a record surly ? Multicam 1/40 Ricketts Rd, Mount Waverley
  4. Re: My DIY CNC Slant Bed Lathe with Gang Tooling

    Well thank's I am impressed with the build and the Acorn board pretty nice combo.
  5. Re: Buying SIEG SC4 LATHE (M3, CNC ready). Good idea?

    Also have a C3 I changed the quills on the top slides to brass smooth and tight also had an issue with the chuck it was not accurate when I put a ground steel rod in about 10 thou out so a Sanou 3...
  6. Re: Looking at a new CNC for home (might build might buy, not sure yet)

    This is funny to me as I was watching a vid on a 5 axis cnc and the wow factor to me was not the cutting ability, but the how rigid must the column holding the spindle .
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    Re: Designing new Router called Maximus

    So you have factored in the fatigue through rigid vibration that's a good thing ,what spindle are you using .
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    Re: Designing new Router called Maximus

    Yes true everything flexes ,my tool centre is 130mm from the gantry .When I was building the carriage I thought the 80mm dia metal case on the spindle would give a certain amount of support to keep...
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    Re: Designing new Router called Maximus

    This was my Idea to make the Z axis compact and also ridged ,by having the spindle mounted where it is there is no flex at that point when driven down and the lineal rails add also....
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    Re: Need machinist for pinking shear blades

    At 150 mm it would be easier to make or buy a guillotine style set of blades so the top just moves past the anvil on bearing slides ,then you eliminate the rotating axis and most likely you could...
  11. Re: What is the preferred oil/lacquer to use on a guitar neck finish?

    Guitar forums are confusing because they have many guessing but only some have done .I sprayed my guitars in Cellulose lacquer and also urethane not unlike factory ,I found them to be a bit sticky so...
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    Re: Brevis a new CNC Platform kit

    Nice I found the more stable I needed my machine the bigger it became and so did the cost ,I still have a lot of fun and plenty if accessories to add enjoy.
  13. Re: I just need measurements of Ibanez ZR bridge tremolo arm.

    Yes making things is a lot easier.
  14. Re: CNC mill suppliers Australia spoilboard surfacing

    EBAY is where I purchase my cutters ,lost in translation 62 years old i should not use slang .I find most questions can be answered by research whether it be by you tube or other means if for...
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    Re: Al flat bar 10mm x 50m 6061T6

    Aluminium Express in Bayswater got a pretty good stock of a few grades cheaper also.
  16. Re: CNC mill suppliers Australia spoilboard surfacing

    eeb's has a variety I purchased a 50mm flat 2 blade cutter lots of dust :) it was pretty cheap i recall .
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    Re: First CNC Mill Design - General Questions

    From what I have seen over a few years it's the best advise buy a great used machine , building something is a lot harder than some think.
  18. Re: CNC mill suppliers Australia spoilboard surfacing

    Depends , use a fly cutter HSS insert wood am I correct ?
  19. Thread: Slideway Oils

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    Re: Slideway Oils

    I use a 75/80 manual trans oil with lithium based grease mixed to make a light weight grease ,and use a small grease/oil gun those little spring loaded pumpers .Why ask the negative Nancies it's...
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    Re: Newbie Looking to learn about Machining

    Machining all my life and never been businessman I'v met businessmen that would never make machinists so is there a middle ground yes I guess .
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    Re: Coating for insert holders

    Does it depend on what type of tooling ,does most have chromium in it but I believe it's just the blacking stuff ? cast iron will surface rust in moisture prone areas quickly .
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    Re: Show your Christmas gifts or projects

    If it were not for sites like these I would not be where I am today.
  23. Thread: New Old Guy

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    Re: New Old Guy

    Definitely careful with a laser will work off the enclosed front of the machine so I can duct the fumes as well . I have seen some crazy video I can't believe the risks some people take with their...
  24. Thread: New Old Guy

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    Re: New Old Guy

    Ha yes there is a lot to find on here most problems large or small can or have been solved .They say if your not learning something new all the time then what's the point I'm about to put a small...
  25. Re: Wax Brass Stamp : What bit shall i use? best software!

    30 deg or 60 Deg I used ,I looked into making them $2 outa china with a nice handle :) I can't buy brass for the price they are charging have fun this is the key to life.:D
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