Miniature Modifications

City_DudeOctober 22, 2004

I just added this power feed and digital readout to my miniature mill. Total cost was about $25 for the additions. Next project out of this machine will be an adjustable aperture sight for my Winchester 94.

John

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
kbeitz

Nice mill... So tell me...How did you add a Dro. for $25.00 ???

    Bookmark   October 23, 2004 at 5:46AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
City_Dude

kbeitz,
DRO is an 8" digital caliper, one jaw clamped to the table and one the saddle. Table travel is 8" also so it works out. Only have done the X axis so far. I don't plan anything for the Y but probably will add a dial indicator for the Z. Caliper was about $25 on sale at Harbor Freight.

John

    Bookmark   October 23, 2004 at 8:32PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
kbeitz

Hummm... somehow I over looked that... Neat idea...

    Bookmark   October 23, 2004 at 9:04PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
metal compatibility
I have a built in gutter on my gable roof. The gutter...
dustynight
Help - Cast Aluminum furniture cracks (Pic)
Hi, (Cross posted originally on decor forum and posting...
homey_bird
soldering copper gutters
how diy-able is it to solder a copper lap joint? I...
kitchenquest
Metal/Iron Stair rail
I moved into a house last year. It is a tri-level home....
harmony5002
Place in SF Bay Area to get a metal railing made?
Looking for a recommendation for a metal shop in SF...
chaus7
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™