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Blog entry by KylesWoodworking posted 05-19-2011 02:46 AM 18889 reads 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I thought some of you LJ would like this video that I found on youtube: (Note: Not my video)


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#1 posted 05-19-2011 03:32 AM

Truly amazing. I have made several stocks over the last few years and have often thought how much easier it would be if I had even just the interior parts milled out with a CNC, but to do the entire stock is even better. I bet these machines are producing a stock in about 1-2 hours, mine take about 20-25…

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#2 posted 05-19-2011 04:01 AM

Yeah, it is amazing. I think it is pretty cool how the machine changes its own bits and moves all different ways. In about midway through the video, I saw a circular saw blade with the other bits, I wonder what they use that for?
Here is the snapshot of the blade:


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#3 posted 05-19-2011 04:10 AM

Bet that setup costs more than a couple of bucks!


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#4 posted 05-19-2011 04:18 AM

Oh yea, I bet they make more than a couple of bucks on how much stuff they produce and how fast they produce it.


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#5 posted 05-19-2011 05:32 AM

We have a lumberjock who cnc and mills his gun stocks…Hal Dougherty

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#6 posted 05-19-2011 01:45 PM

too cool, thanks for sharing.

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#7 posted 05-20-2011 04:24 PM

Kyles, they use that saw at about 2:12. Yes, CNC is cool to watch. This is merely woodworking via software.

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