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Journal of 2014/11/05

Installation of foot switch on the drill press is done. Replaced tape wraps and strings with wire connectors, zip tie strips, and a plastic tube. Upgraded the wood lathe Redesigned claws of the drive center which has six small claws … Continue reading

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Journal of 11/01/2014

Lathe and Milling machine are two serious equipment that help the builder can make, design serious machine parts. Both machines provide greater accuracy and precision of parts that is below 0.01 mm. It’s possible to cut or shape an metal … Continue reading

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Journal of 2014/10/28

Finished leveling the water drain channel 6 mm thickness of steel plate using a hacksaw Testing the dial indicator, 0.01 mm unit. Checking run out of the power drill’s shaft Checking run out of the drill press’s spindle The owner’s … Continue reading

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Journal of 2014/7/18

Drilling holes on 210 struts is done. A: 90 B: 70 C: 30 D: 10 E: 10 Procedure of drilling two 9.6 mm holes on the strut – apply two punches each end of the pipe – drill two holes … Continue reading

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Tapping fluid station

(2014/7/13) It turned out I waste a day to build this device. Yesterday I found that the plastic part that I put inside the bottle dissolved, turned into milky fluid and clogged the tube. (2014/7/10)

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Drill press table

Finally I have a good looking table for the drill press. Two points form a line. It needs only three points to form a plane and leveling surface of plane by adjusting height of each point. I used a compass … Continue reading

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