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    Hi Bruce, yes mate have made more special /...

    Hi Bruce, yes mate have made more special / specific tools for this machine than anything else. That poor man's collet is a good idea, thanks.

    The shaft I used came from an old industrial photo...
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    Hi Nigel, Thank you, have managed today to get...

    Hi Nigel,
    Thank you, have managed today to get it back together by making a mandrel out of 20mm shaft turned down to 18mm with a 1.2mm slot to take the inner end of the spring. The end of the shaft...
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    Update: Some adjustment work to get the...

    Update:
    Some adjustment work to get the bearings and belliville washers set up, but the major stumbling block now is the quill tension spring pack, I released it on disassembly and I'm having a...
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    Continued: Tools used were pin spanners and I...

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    Tools used were pin spanners and I found an adjustable one useful for some of the locknuts, but also had to make some from old flat spanners which is quicker than having to do from...
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    Continuation: Most of the locking collars/nuts...

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    Most of the locking collars/nuts have a lock screw, so care to undo before removing
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    The spindle unit has two 6006 bearings, spacer, 2 Belliville washer packs together and 2...
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    Further to the above, have overhauled the head...

    Further to the above, have overhauled the head mainly for bearing issues, the originals were FAG open cage, two 6008 at the top and two 6006 in the spindle, I have replaced all with NSK ZZ sealed...
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    Just to provide some feedback, the nut /...

    Just to provide some feedback, the nut / retaining ring at the bottom of the quill, is Left hand thread, the 2 existing pin spanner holes were not in good shape, had been attached with a pin punch,...
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    Deckel FP1 High Speed Head

    I'm in the process of giving the high speed head some much needed attention, trying to remove the bottom retaining ring on the spindle, unsure if left or right hand thread, but so far very reluctant...
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