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Basic Machine shop calculations: RPM formulas

Here's an important category for "machining" purposes regardless if you are machining armatures or not.If you are *NEW* to running a drill…

Started by John Polacchi

36 Dec 14, 2020
Reply by Richard Baker

Camera Crane

Hi , i saw the MoCo machine device, but making it costs around 1400$ to create one... know a mechanical (non electric) way to create a cran…

Started by DimensionalAnimator

1 Mar 19, 2018
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Home set up for silver soldering

Hi there, Not a very much used part of the message board it seems here, but seems most appropriate for my question... I finally have a grea…

Started by Roos Mattaar

43 Mar 22, 2016
Reply by trikfx

BASIC SHOP SAFETY

Hello everyone,I thought I'd put in something a little shorter and save the next time for more involved subjects and information.Basic "sho…

Started by John Polacchi

0 Jan 29, 2014

Tooling up;what tools you need for your machines and machining armatures

Here's a new topic  I thought I'd add to the new category, "tooling".Tooling up for any mill(or lathe) be it a mini hobby model,a tool room…

Started by John Polacchi

0 Jan 13, 2014

Getting Started:Choosing the right machine,"which one is right for you?"

Well,this was sort of my idea so I thought I better be the one to get things going. I thought this might be a good category and subject to…

Started by John Polacchi

5 Jan 10, 2014
Reply by John Polacchi

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