Making missing parts

The horizontal milling machine has a stop on the X axis (left-right movement). This allows setting the travel within preset limits. Unfortunately only the LH adjustable limit came with the machine. So today I made a RH one. Essentially a … Continue reading

At last, a milling machine

Opportunity came knocking and I answered. A small horizontal milling machine became available. And now it is in the basement! An unknown brand, it has 3 speeds and metric lead screws. Divisions on the handles are 0.1mm, approx. .004 inch. … Continue reading