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jackary
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Last Activity: Yesterday, 01:29 PM
Joined: 06-20-2006
Location: Essex, England
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  • jackary
    replied to Stepperhead 2
    Hi B C Rider,

    Thank you for you kind comments. I too am at the stage where I maybe watching at the sidelines ah well! To try to justify your...
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    Last edited by jackary; Yesterday, 08:18 AM.

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  • jackary
    replied to Stepperhead 2
    Hi dian,

    Of course I am bound to be biased, but if you ask me for three different elements compared to a similar size conventional lathe,...
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  • jackary
    replied to Stepperhead 2
    Hi BCRider,
    I am going to say that it is not a line of contact but an area of contact but this could be argued forever without me revealing the...
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    Last edited by jackary; 02-24-2021, 07:03 AM. Reason: Spelling

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  • jackary
    replied to Stepperhead 2
    Hi strokersix,
    I wil endeavour to answer your questions about the oval gib.

    The bed semi-circular groove is lower than the facing saddle
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  • jackary
    replied to Stepperhead 2
    Hi Mcgyver,
    Thank you for your comments. I have spaced out the text as you suggested. The Camloc is not D1 3 but my own smaller version (outside...
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    Last edited by jackary; 02-23-2021, 02:09 PM.

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  • jackary
    replied to Stepperhead 2
    The lathe has a cast iron flat topped bed and incorporates the mounting block bored for the vertical column. The overall length is 580mm.The front guide...
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    Last edited by jackary; 02-23-2021, 01:45 PM. Reason: Spaced out text

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  • jackary
    replied to Stepperhead 2
    Hi toolguy & Elf,
    Toolguy your idea to use the collet chuck for indexing would work ok, but as the spindle already has a stepper motor drive...
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    What to do in the Covid lockdown? I wish you the best of health and hope you are coping with this trauma. In my case I have tried...
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    Last edited by jackary; 02-22-2021, 07:19 AM.
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