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    The biggest problem I see other than heat damaged...

    The biggest problem I see other than heat damaged insulation or calibration is that the smoke would allow tracking to occur. Tracking is the breakdown in electrical insulation do to carbonaceous...
  2. Don't forget silent chain and if you go with...

    Don't forget silent chain and if you go with gears, they should be helical.

    Tom
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    Or make your own. Tom

    Or make your own.

    Tom
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    People that have bought from them should chime...

    People that have bought from them should chime in, but as I understand them, they purchase stuff, price it and put on the floor. They do no more than take photos and gather nameplate data. They do...
  5. I think you are deceiving yourself re the safety...

    I think you are deceiving yourself re the safety aspect. You have two potential problems. OSHA and the person that gets hurt. That is assuming someone does get hurt. There was a post here a few...
  6. Do a search using HUANYANG as the search item. ...

    Do a search using HUANYANG as the search item. There will be a number of returns. Read what others have said about said drive.

    Tom
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    In poor condition a South Bend is still better...

    In poor condition a South Bend is still better than a new Chinese mini lathe.


    Tom
  8. Not from me. Post a question in the transformers...

    Not from me. Post a question in the transformers area. Also send a post to JST, he either builds them or certainly knows a lot about them.

    Tom
  9. Just a word of caution, the HUANYANG drive has...

    Just a word of caution, the HUANYANG drive has rated so bad by the people here that discussion of it has been banned.

    How do you control the rotation angle of the table?

    Tom
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    113 Year Old Machine Shop

    Abom79 takes a tour of 113 year old machine shop. Old machines of course and some for sale, but the mess is unbelievable.

    YouTube

    "While in Georgia we visited a very old machine shop and the...
  11. Holes have to be concentric within .001 and hole...

    Holes have to be concentric within .001 and hole size is .196 through with a .206 to .800 deep on 3 sides.

    With only two drills you will have all four holes at .196 and without the .206 to .800...
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    Go to HGR Industrial sales, Used Machinery &...

    Go to HGR Industrial sales, Used Machinery & Industrial Equipment | HGR Industrial Surplus and put 06190800081 in the search box. The number is HGR's inventory number. You will find the lathe there...
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    Don't use the back gears to lock the spindle if...

    Don't use the back gears to lock the spindle if you use the 8' bar approach or any other that puts heavy shock load on the gears.

    Tom
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    I understand scraping and the reasons for it. ...

    I understand scraping and the reasons for it. Assuming that the milling that was done on the lathe bed is true, what are the plus's and minus's of leaving the bed as is?

    Tom
  15. Have you given any thought of the overall machine...

    Have you given any thought of the overall machine layout?

    Tom
  16. I was referring to the load station of the...

    I was referring to the load station of the drilling machine.

    Tom
  17. Why not go back to basics. Put a human on the...

    Why not go back to basics. Put a human on the load station.

    Tom
  18. Sticky: +1 on the get back in a month or so. Tom

    +1 on the get back in a month or so.

    Tom
  19. What is acceptable from your customer's...

    What is acceptable from your customer's standpoint?

    My training has been in six sigma.

    Tom
  20. Regardless how you load the drill fixture, you...

    Regardless how you load the drill fixture, you will need some way to insure proper orientation. With a cassette there is no guarantee that the part will be hand loaded correctly without some kind of...
  21. I don't see how you can get away from not having...

    I don't see how you can get away from not having four drills. Simple way is a nest for the part with locating features surrounded by the four drills. How to get the part in the nest. Hand...
  22. Check with Keyence. These people make all manner...

    Check with Keyence. These people make all manner of sensors. I am sure they have something reasonable to sense orientation. My experience with them has been very positive. I can't tell from the...
  23. Can a through hole be added just for orientation?...

    Can a through hole be added just for orientation?

    Tom
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    This is also a God send to Allison (sp?) Not...

    This is also a God send to Allison (sp?) Not just the money, but the gloom and doom is very wearing. Wasn't for her, you might be pushing daisy's.

    Tom
  25. The three holes on the top surface (in addition...

    The three holes on the top surface (in addition to the central hole) are these through holes? If they are then sensing orientation is simple. One place on the conveyor has an LED light one one side...
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