Machine restoration #1: Long time, no see...

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Blog entry by CreekOne posted 01-05-2015 06:06 PM 1192 reads 0 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch
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Hi all, I have not had time to write here for a while, much to do in school and than the western new years holiday.

I got myself a small treat for the spring… An old Swedish Stenberg KET combination machine. It takes most of my workshop.
Its a fully working about 50+ years old cast iron beast. No rust, 100’s of bits, blades and cutters, perfect for a small production workshop. It as been in production use until three days ago when we took it apart for transport. It has Jointer and a Planer at 600mm wide, a Moulder (I think is the English name), a saw for 400 mm blades and a mortise drill? (We call it Long hole drill in Sweden)

As a treat for the walls, I also got a couple of Square milling cutters, and lots of hand cut profiles. These are so dangerous that they have been banned from use in Sweden since 70’s (if I’m not mistaken).

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#1 posted 01-05-2015 07:51 PM

What a great find. Congrats. Keep us updated on how well it performs

-- Norman

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