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    09-04-2018, 05:09 AM
    Davek0974 replied to a thread Motor/Gearbox Torque? in General
    Fairly certain its just the input torque multiplied by the reduction ratio, allowing for some frictional losses.
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    09-03-2018, 02:30 PM
    I already have driven the knee - it has a 700W ac servo on it and I have Mach3 programmed to send tool-length compensation to it instead of the quill...
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    09-03-2018, 10:38 AM
    Hi all, still mulling over this idea ;) How about removing the whole top of the mill from the ram swivel ring upwards, this would leave a bare...
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    07-26-2018, 01:26 PM
    Thanks that second vid shows exactly what i was thinking but is a short Z still, i wanted about 300mm but i see it wouldn't work now due to the...
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    07-26-2018, 11:30 AM
    Thanks, this one looks to have a BP style head mounted on a VMC style Frame? https://youtu.be/C2gNQEU296U Tons of Z travel there :) I was...
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    07-26-2018, 05:05 AM
    Has anyone seen or have any details on building a complete replacement head for a Bridgeport mill as a Z axis for CNC.?? I'm thinking removing the...
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    07-18-2018, 04:08 AM
    Sounds sensible, thanks
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    07-18-2018, 02:21 AM
    I guess that could apply to many things really :) Anyway, its back together and seems ok. Is this a good idea:- I do most of my stuff in the...
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    07-17-2018, 04:58 PM
    Finally got the chance to pull the ABwood apart. I had a quick assessment session first and most of the problem was 0.25mm of jaw lift when...
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