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Forum topic by Xtreme90 posted 04-26-2010 03:20 AM 937 views 0 times favorited 6 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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04-26-2010 03:20 AM

Topic tags/keywords: milling machine

well after some extensive moving and opening up some head room for the monster it was time to reassemble the mill. You can see my father here starting the process.

-- "I don't cut wood. I machine it!" G.M. The wood machinest


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#1 posted 04-26-2010 03:27 AM

piece by piece the machines meeting surfaces were stoned and cleaned up to a sheen. here the saddle and table are placed back on.

-- "I don't cut wood. I machine it!" G.M. The wood machinest

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#2 posted 04-26-2010 03:31 AM

great job on this guys ,

but i think i heard your mom ,
wanted to move it to the dinning room .
or was it the den ….

...can’t remember what she said ,
better check with her on that (LOL) !

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#3 posted 04-26-2010 03:32 AM

the big ram and lead screws. the machine takes form. :)

-- "I don't cut wood. I machine it!" G.M. The wood machinest

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#4 posted 04-26-2010 03:37 AM

And finally the big head going back up to her home lol!! thank god for being able to use the table itself to lift and position it in place.

-- "I don't cut wood. I machine it!" G.M. The wood machinest

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#5 posted 04-26-2010 03:47 AM

the big green monster has risen. lol!! my father standing next to it proudly and me taking the picture. this was definitely a big accomplishment. and just gives us so many options for our woodshop. just some wireing to do and messing around with setting up good DC on it.

thanks ljer’s

-- "I don't cut wood. I machine it!" G.M. The wood machinest

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#6 posted 04-26-2010 05:30 PM

That is a nice machine, I am so jealous. I think your first project should be an infill plane like this:
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-- A thing of beauty is a joy forever...

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