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  1. I finally managed to get the rear locking handle...

    I finally managed to get the rear locking handle axle loose!!! I used the small M4 bolt and jacked it out slowly. Once I got it out, the Y axis now runs smooth as butter, what a relief!
    Since the...
  2. Further update: I took the gear box cover off,...

    Further update:
    I took the gear box cover off, and did a visual inspection of the the internals. The main chamber looked decently clean, but the front chamber where the crown pinion gear is located...
  3. Hi. Just a short update. I got the upper cover...

    Hi. Just a short update.
    I got the upper cover of the power feed end stops / Y axis locking handles off.

    The issue was caused by the rear locking handle was locked, and it turns out that the...
  4. thank you very much, billmac. Will test this ASAP...

    thank you very much, billmac. Will test this ASAP when I get back to the mill. So there are locating plungers on the cover similar to the rear cover? I will try to squeeze in a multi spray 556 (rust...
  5. Hi guys. I have a similar issue with my new...

    Hi guys.
    I have a similar issue with my new Thiel 159.
    My machine was poorly looked after, and had alot of dried out oil all over. It doesnt look like it got any maintainence at all, and it hadnt...
  6. Thanks guys. When I drained the old oil, it still...

    Thanks guys. When I drained the old oil, it still looked like this. Im pretty sure its completely dry on the back side, and it might have a small inlet / outlet that is clogged. Looks like I have to...
  7. Thiel Duplex 159 oil sight glass not working

    Hi. Ive been doing some lubrication work on my new Thiel 159 duplex that I just bought while Im waiting for the electrician to get me power.

    The old oil in the gear boxes were pretty dark, and the...
  8. New cable for Sony LH51 DRO display with PL40 sensor

    Hi.
    I just got an old Thield Duplex 159 mill that has Sony LH51 DRO system, but the Z axis is missing the cable to the PL40 sensor. I dissembled the housing and it looks like the cable was pulled...
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    Thanks alot guys!

    Thanks alot guys!
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    Thank you for a tips. Will contact the german...

    Thank you for a tips. Will contact the german seller and ask if he can help. I do not have any specific questions yet, as I will not get the mill until next week, but I know that it had no manuals,...
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    Thiel Duplex 159 manual

    Hi guys. I just bought a 1970 Thiel Duplex 159 mill that didnt have any manual. Does anyone have have a PDF of the manual? Ive found a site that sells hard copies for 65 + 75 GBP, but thats a lot and...
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