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  1. Sticky: Seems like an okay price for a decent chuck ...

    Seems like an okay price for a decent chuck

    https://www.gumtree.com.au/s-ad/redlynch/miscellaneous-goods/brand-new-255mm-metal-lathe-4-jaw-chuck-gator-top-quality-valued-500/1228163573

    $165...
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    What are you planning to make ? What material and...

    What are you planning to make ? What material and how big ?

    No point spending heaps on a machine that won't suit your needs in the end. If you are new to CNC and wanting something to play and not...
  3. No photos showing on my end, guessing something...

    No photos showing on my end, guessing something went wrong with the link / upload

    Hoping that the D008 variant will work, from the spec sheet the differences are that the D009 has two sets...
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    What size material do you normally work on ? what...

    What size material do you normally work on ? what is your intended use ?

    When I bought my lathe it didn't come with a 3 jaw so ended up getting a 200mm 3 jaw with 2 piece jaws. I'd say from...
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    what is your lathe tool height ? do you have a...

    what is your lathe tool height ?
    do you have a QCTP ?
    Do you have a mill to make the tool lower if you go bigger and deck them to make them on centre height ?

    14mm seems like an odd size tool...
  6. if your going carbide try avoid shims This...

    if your going carbide try avoid shims
    This should be your lathe but double check
    https://www.machineryhouse.com.au/L157
    Tool Height To Suit ...
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    If your interested in posting I'll take the 2...

    If your interested in posting I'll take the 2 sets of bigger annular cutters

    The 26-36 & 27-37

    Imagine they should both fit in either a 3kg or 5kg prepaid postage satchel
  8. It's a doable first welding project Pretty...

    It's a doable first welding project

    Pretty basic frame, if you want cleaner joins you will want to be miter cutting the RHS, weld them up and then grind them smooth for a nicer finish. Flat bar I...
  9. Sticky: can't image these will last long at these prices...

    can't image these will last long at these prices

    https://www.gumtree.com.au/s-seller/Elizabeth%20Whale/1020850742/date/1
    Allard St, Penrith NSW 2750, Australia

    ce6240 lathe $1,000...
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    Can't say I have ever heard of Mesanet Looked...

    Can't say I have ever heard of Mesanet
    Looked them up http://store.mesanet.com/index.php?route=product/category&path=83_85&limit=100
    The 7192 looks like it could fit the bill and at 89 USD comes in...
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    Ethernet motion control board choices ?

    Okay before I go and spend all my money on CNC gear I am just checking that I have not missed an obvious choice that is starring me in the face.

    In short, I have a Taig CNC Mill, bought from...
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    Might be worthwhile to point out to people that...

    Might be worthwhile to point out to people that this chart does not follow the normal recommended thread engagement. Running 65-70% thread engagement may be fine for applications that you are doing...
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    Leveling is only important if you want it to cut...

    Leveling is only important if you want it to cut accurately...

    Guessing this is the lathe your talking about from the other forum topic
    https://www.machineryhouse.com.au/L555D

    You may be able...
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    I used to always use a big old crowbar, a while...

    I used to always use a big old crowbar, a while ago I bought one of these
    https://www.bunnings.com.au/hart-900mm-wrecking-bars_p0057180
    Found them really good for moving machinery, was much better...
  15. Sticky: Have seen quite a few different items listed by...

    Have seen quite a few different items listed by Lockwood on Gumtree, happens every time they have an auction. Pretty sure they either grossly underestimate the price to try increase interest or they...
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    Thanks for highlighting this one Will be...

    Thanks for highlighting this one

    Will be interesting to see what this does to Amazon AU, I was looking a little while ago and the same items were on both Amazon and Amazon AU but on the AU one it...
  17. If it's free that is a heck of a lot of drill...

    If it's free that is a heck of a lot of drill press

    As Kryn mentioned the old motor may be able to be rewired to run off a VFD, say $200 for a VFD to suit
    If the motor can't be not the end of the...
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    What pulleys / What pitch ? is there enough meat...

    What pulleys / What pitch ?
    is there enough meat on them to recut them for a standard available belt ?
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    I think the general consensus is they are too...

    I think the general consensus is they are too small to do any real work but if you have no other alternative then with enough patience you can do some work with them.

    Are you looking at that size...
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    To be honest I didn't really pay any attention to...

    To be honest I didn't really pay any attention to any change at the time. I heard rumors that 3 phase supply was meant to be more expensive but my power bills didn't seem out of the ordinary so never...
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    Is there 3 phase to the pole outside your house ?...

    Is there 3 phase to the pole outside your house ?
    What amp draw do you think you will end up needing ?
    What machines do you plan to run on them ?

    Mains 3 phase will generally be the most...
  22. Either some really good photography or some nice...

    Either some really good photography or some nice looking parts !

    Would make awesome desk toys for the office, are you making them to sell or just to show off to your friends / family ?

    Checking...
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    Moved a 3+ ton Cincinnati mill on a tilt tray,...

    Moved a 3+ ton Cincinnati mill on a tilt tray, admitted it was fork lifted on but to get it off was just slid off the back of the truck onto some heavy timbers on the ground. If there was no forklift...
  24. Sticky: This one has been getting relisted time and time...

    This one has been getting relisted time and time again on Ebay but they have just halved the price

    Might be good for someone in Vic
    Tool and Cutter Grinder Cincinnati in very good working...
  25. if those inserts are genuine and not just...

    if those inserts are genuine and not just compressed dirt that seems like an amazing price.

    Adding to what snapatap said I'd say the carbide brands only really care about the CNC crowd. On a...
  26. Sticky: Came across this store on Ebay selling offcuts...

    Came across this store on Ebay selling offcuts and some tooling
    https://www.ebay.com.au/str/CNC-Offcut-Shop?_trksid=p2047675.l2563

    Located in Murray Bridge SA but happy to post
    Looks to be...
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    For my drills I tend to get them from...

    For my drills I tend to get them from
    https://shop.gbrengineering.com/
    also trades on Ebay as
    https://www.ebay.com.au/str/cncpoorboytoolstore

    They have a heap of drills listed, if not the ones...
  28. There is 101 ways to approach this, what will be...

    There is 101 ways to approach this, what will be the best will depend on what you have on hand and the requirements, aim for cheap and easy.
    Painters tape and superglue if you need to profile the...
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    Yeah they are straight across from Wallers, as...

    Yeah they are straight across from Wallers, as you drive in Wallers is on the left and Toowoomba Metal is on your right.

    If your from out of town but know what you want you can either call or...
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    Johno If your in Tbar looking for Aluminium...

    Johno

    If your in Tbar looking for Aluminium stock do yourself a favour and check out Toowoomba Metal Centre
    https://toowoomba-metal-centre.business.site/
    They do mostly aluminium and a bit of...
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    Sorry to be the bearer on bad news but those...

    Sorry to be the bearer on bad news but those tools holders are exactly what they are meant to be.. or at least they are what the code on the side says they are
    The -100 on the end is the designation...
  32. How many is a few stairs ? At the end of the...

    How many is a few stairs ?

    At the end of the day that Lathe is only a couple hundred kg's. Engine crane and a box trailer will get her moving. Have moved a few similar lathe's in the past and have...
  33. Sticky: Found this one on Gumtree, in Acacia Ridge Has...

    Found this one on Gumtree, in Acacia Ridge

    Has a few welders for sale
    https://www.gumtree.com.au/s-seller/Craig/1009727395/date/1

    what caught my eye was the Cincinnati Miller, know next to...
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    What are you wanting welded ? Will be chasing...

    What are you wanting welded ?

    Will be chasing a different grade of aluminium welder depending on the job. Is it a simple one that any hack with a AC/DC Tig could weld up or is it something...
  35. Sticky: Hahaha I saw your thread selling the Macson...

    Hahaha
    I saw your thread selling the Macson shortly after posting the DSG and wondered if you had maybe bought the DSG.

    Looking forward to the thread with details, I always wonder with some of...
  36. Sticky: https://www.gumtree.com.au/s-ad/edwardstown/miscel...

    https://www.gumtree.com.au/s-ad/edwardstown/miscellaneous-goods/lathe-machine/1193866480

    DSG Lathe is Edwardstown SA
    $1450
    Type 13
    Metric cross and compound screws
    Looks like it has a DRO and...
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    Maybe I'm looking in the wrong place but I don't...

    Maybe I'm looking in the wrong place but I don't see too many smaller / hobby CNC machines for sale in Aus. It seems to jump from the Chinese CNC 6040 & variants into commercial machines.

    I have a...
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    Looks like a cheap knock off of the Stevenson's...

    Looks like a cheap knock off of the Stevenson's ER32 Collet Blocks

    https://www.arceurotrade.co.uk/Catalogue/Collets/ER-Collet-Fixtures/ER32-Collet-Blocks
    or can get them from Ausee...
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    Linky link ...

    Linky link

    https://www.aylwardauctioneers.com.au/closing-down-auction-complete-engineering-workshop/
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    If your planning to buy from Mag-Pro may want to...

    If your planning to buy from Mag-Pro may want to buy from them direct instead of through Ebay, I am yet to buy from them but remember something about them having a fall out with Ebay and closed the...
  41. Grays online - Wollongong - Engineering Workshop Closure - ends 28/08 @ 6:30pm

    Normally just chuck these in the big Ebay & others thread but this one has a fair bit of good looking stuff so figured would give it a thread of it's own.

    Sale location4 Shellharbour Road ,...
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    What inserts are you using ? Not all inserts...

    What inserts are you using ?
    Not all inserts types are created equal

    Looking at your lathe
    https://www.machineryhouse.com.au/L157
    it takes 10mm height tools

    On the cheap end there is...
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    Once you go into your solid carbide there is a...

    Once you go into your solid carbide there is a heap of different coatings to look at also (might be in HSS but not sure)

    When looking at end mill performance other factors like if it's centre...
  44. Sticky: Rockhampton Online Aurizon Light Industrial and...

    Rockhampton Online Aurizon Light Industrial and General Goods at Rockhampton (QLD)Location ...
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    The two pictures you have above showing the...

    The two pictures you have above showing the cutter you have the cutter too far into the collet. In those pics if you tighten it up the nose of the collet will be clamping on the flutes of the endmill...
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    Check that the collet is clean, eg no swarf and...

    Check that the collet is clean, eg no swarf and that there is no burrs left from when they were slit at the factory
    Check that your using the correct collet, eg ER32 collet in ER32 holder and...
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    What kind of stock are you normally cutting ? ...

    What kind of stock are you normally cutting ?

    What you want it to cut will play a big part in what tool is going to be the best option.
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    Sticky: Was looking at the Max-Pro website, I know they...

    Was looking at the Max-Pro website, I know they may have just grabbed some stock photos to use on their website but one of the pictures on their website is on my wish list but I'll be honest that I...
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    How many are you doing and what tools do you have...

    How many are you doing and what tools do you have ?

    If it's one just grab the hacksaw and have at it. It's only 8mm ally plate and 150mm long, might need to angle the saw to get through the last...
  50. Sticky: Couple that could be real mixed bags ...

    Couple that could be real mixed bags

    https://www.gumtree.com.au/s-ad/rutherford/garage-sale/garage-tool-sale-deceased-estate-11-8-18-at-8-30am/1191258872
    Garage & Tool Sale - Deceased Estate...
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