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by johnnyone
Mon Dec 03, 2012 3:01 pm
Forum: 3-in-1 Metalworking Machines
Topic: endmills/slot drills
Replies: 10
Views: 3386

Re: endmills/slot drills

the main problem that i've got with the cl500m is that i can't seem to get the mill head to stay put.

slotting out a hole, the damm thing either jumps to the side or wanders off line.

its not the job thats moving, its the mill head! any advice would be welcome.
by johnnyone
Thu Nov 29, 2012 2:36 pm
Forum: 3-in-1 Metalworking Machines
Topic: endmills/slot drills
Replies: 10
Views: 3386

Re: endmills/slot drills

thanks for that. i did'nt say earlier, but this will be a 16mm radius slot through 12mm mild steel.+45 deg to -45 deg on a rotary table.
by johnnyone
Wed Nov 28, 2012 2:32 pm
Forum: 3-in-1 Metalworking Machines
Topic: endmills/slot drills
Replies: 10
Views: 3386

Re: endmills/slot drills

thanks for that. i'm looking to cut a 16mm slot in 12mm mild steel
by johnnyone
Tue Nov 27, 2012 3:37 pm
Forum: 3-in-1 Metalworking Machines
Topic: endmills/slot drills
Replies: 10
Views: 3386

endmills/slot drills

hi
i've got a clarke cl500m 3 in 1 lathe mill with a mt3 style colett type on the quill. whats the bigget end mill i can fit into it? my supplier tells me its a 12mm endmill. can i go upto 16mm on this mill?