Tag Archives: metal work

Journal of 9/16/2015

Assembly of the door frame parts Two side panels for reinforcement Three top plates M8 or M9 U-bolt x14 Six lumbers connect the three top plates. M8 bolt x8

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Journal of 2014/10/26

The capacitor of the drill press – Rexon DP-200A. I did simple milling experimentation on the drill press. I’ve learned that drill press can be used to do light milling operation. One expert suggested that milling ten thousandth of inch … Continue reading

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Journal of 2014/09/09

The door panel diagram M6 x30 bolts Checking the door operation Close, front Close, right side Fully open, left side Fully open, rear Fully open, front Fully open, perspective angle

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2 ton press station for steel pipe

Reference photos for the upgrade.

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Jack stand tripod

I need to maintain good horizontal level of the V-groove wooden bar which holds a pipe strut firmly on drilling holes. The height from floor to plate of the drill press is about 120 cm. I built it for two … Continue reading

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Journal of 2014/06/27 – 2 ton hydraulic press

This is the third version of hydraulic press I’ve build so far. Finally I have the hydraulic press exclusively for pipe work. I will fix few glitches I found it today but the priority is to flatten the dome struts … Continue reading

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