Search Results - Practical Machinist - Largest Manufacturing Technology Forum on the Web
Close
Login to Your Account

Search:

Type: Posts; User: Spud

Page 1 of 60 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.04 seconds.

  1. Replies
    100
    Views
    9,283

    I was a very picky eater when I was young. One of...

    I was a very picky eater when I was young. One of the few things I did eat was potatoes. So that's where "Spud" comes from.
  2. Replies
    35
    Views
    1,361

    Does VEMU have an English language website? ...

    Does VEMU have an English language website?

    You might want to contact these guys also, as they appear to be selling brand new Abene machines. Swedish Machine Tool Company AB; appears to be a...
  3. Replies
    35
    Views
    1,361

    I got the mill and other machines because I was...

    I got the mill and other machines because I was hoping to get a pole barn to have my own little 1 man machine shop, but that plan hasn't materialized. If I could run the machine I would attempt to...
  4. Replies
    35
    Views
    1,361

    Been in storage since I got it, no place to set...

    Been in storage since I got it, no place to set up my stuff.

    I am not sure I could make a support as good as the factory one, because my only expereince machining is trade school and graduating...
  5. Would be interested in the support bracket for...

    Would be interested in the support bracket for the Arbor for horizontal milling in the Abene. Though I am not sure it would fit my VHF340 ii.
  6. Replies
    35
    Views
    1,361

    So if I have read the posts in this thread...

    So if I have read the posts in this thread correctly this drilling head will only fit the standard Abene VHF3 head, the one without the quill ?

    I saw your post in the For Sale section. This head...
  7. Thread: Painting options

    by Spud
    Replies
    37
    Views
    3,220

    Are you someone that sprays fast or are you a...

    Are you someone that sprays fast or are you a slow and methodical sprayer? I bought a new Sata 4000 digital HVLP with a 1.3 tip for my college Automotive program, and it was what I used for the...
  8. Thread: Painting options

    by Spud
    Replies
    37
    Views
    3,220

    I did a lot of automotive painting in college;...

    I did a lot of automotive painting in college; all of it solvent based paints, but at the end of the course we tried waterborne paints. After trying waterborne I wouldn't want to go back to solvent....
  9. Below video is about the Whitechapel foundry...

    Below video is about the Whitechapel foundry closing


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cc0zBbbtvhg
  10. OT: Oldest bell foundry in the world still going. Made the bells for the Vatican

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z0gzBdvAoO4
  11. Replies
    0
    Views
    249

    Any opinions on Pilot LTL freight

    I need to ship a small item, only weighs 135lbs with pallet , to Pennsylvania. The best quote I got was for Pilot LTL freight.
    Anyone here used them ? Have any opinions ?
  12. Replies
    31
    Views
    2,631

    There was a mint looking late model 10ee with a...

    There was a mint looking late model 10ee with a late model Sony dro that sold for around $3500 about a month ago. The goverment acquistion tag said $66,000. It looked very nice. I kinda regret not...
  13. Replies
    9
    Views
    953

    After some thinking and pondering on the replies...

    After some thinking and pondering on the replies in this thread, it looks like what I need is a GK21 and a KF1.
  14. Several years ago, I was looking at the website...

    Several years ago, I was looking at the website of a machine tool rebuilder located near Chicago; they would do a full overhaul / rebuild of an HLVH to factory spec, for around $25K. Complete...
  15. Replies
    9
    Views
    953

    Not the rodeo style buckles. Flat style belt...

    Not the rodeo style buckles. Flat style belt buckles. I haven't drawn anything up yet, it's just some ideas in my head at this point, but I know exactly what it is going to look like.

    As for model...
  16. Replies
    9
    Views
    953

    To make a custom belt buckle out of steel, using...

    To make a custom belt buckle out of steel, using a 3d printed master, can I get away with a GK12 ?
    If not, then what about the GK21?

    Same question for model railway parts. HO gauge, O gauge and...
  17. You don't need to spend $100K for a new Monarch ,...

    You don't need to spend $100K for a new Monarch , there's plenty of good used machines around or use the services of a machine tool rebuilder.
  18. Replies
    38
    Views
    3,139

    I would let it go. The mill holds sentimental...

    I would let it go. The mill holds sentimental value for the son. You can always find another machine. Tons of machines come up for auction all the time. There is only one Bridgeport this guy's dad...
  19. Replies
    9
    Views
    953

    Hello Yes a KF would be better suited for some...

    Hello

    Yes a KF would be better suited for some of the work I may do in the future, but the thing that puts me off about the KF is the size and weight. If possible I would like to make do with the...
  20. Replies
    9
    Views
    953

    Deckel GK pantographs. What can it do?

    I've read the earlier threads here on the Deckel GK12/GK21. Have also watched a few Youtube videos.

    Have also read the brochures below.
    Deckel GK12-21

    The above brochure says the GK12 is...
  21. Schaublin makes manual lathes. Cazeneuve, VDF...

    Schaublin makes manual lathes. Cazeneuve, VDF Boehringer and Weiler make manual and cycle controlled lathes. All these are high class.
  22. I was thinking about aesthetics. There's a...

    I was thinking about aesthetics. There's a certain unique look to the high class Euro lathe manufacturers, which I don't see in Chinese, Taiwanese and Korean machines. It's used to be similar with...
  23. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,336

    Thanks. So if I assume the crating and collection...

    Thanks. So if I assume the crating and collection charges are combined, if so that is a reasonable price. And everthing was done by one company, American Lamprecht?
  24. Replies
    16
    Views
    1,785

    Is T . Nugyen still around ? He had a H-S milling...

    Is T . Nugyen still around ? He had a H-S milling machine.

    The price the seller is asking seems too high. A Schaublin 53 with tons of tooling, arbors, horiz support and a dividing head that is...
  25. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,336

    The shipping company builds the crate? How much...

    The shipping company builds the crate? How much did they charge for collecting the machinery in Germany, or did Singer ship it to them?

    In my case, I would need the shipper or crate builder to go...
Results 1 to 25 of 1500
Page 1 of 60 1 2 3 4