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by jpitz31
Tue Jun 09, 2015 10:55 am
Forum: Milling Machines
Topic: Little Machine Shop HiTorque Mini Mill, DRO Install
Replies: 6
Views: 1725

Little Machine Shop HiTorque Mini Mill, DRO Install

Hello all,

I just posted an article on my blog, with youtube videos on how I installed a DRO on my mini mill.

http://joestechblog.com

Thanks

Joe
by jpitz31
Sun Jun 07, 2015 3:26 pm
Forum: Gunsmithing
Topic: Scope Ring inserts
Replies: 4
Views: 3628

Re: Scope Ring inserts

Thanks Harold and Hammermill, LMS has a 1/32 slitting saw I am looking at for under $10.00 plus arbor.

I will post some pics when I figure out my process.

Joe
by jpitz31
Sun Jun 07, 2015 2:16 am
Forum: Gunsmithing
Topic: Scope Ring inserts
Replies: 4
Views: 3628

Scope Ring inserts

I would like to make some 30 mm to 1" scope ring inserts out of brass or aluminum. Turning the OD and ID seems straight forward. But can some one recommend the best way to slice the rings exactly in half? Should I use a slitting saw with tube mounted in v-blocks? Should I compensate for the kerf thi...
by jpitz31
Wed May 06, 2015 5:42 pm
Forum: Gunsmithing
Topic: cutting new slot in weaver mount
Replies: 2
Views: 3175

Re: cutting new slot in weaver mount

Thanks GeorgeGaskill, I will an image and post it.

Joe
by jpitz31
Tue May 05, 2015 2:29 pm
Forum: Gunsmithing
Topic: cutting new slot in weaver mount
Replies: 2
Views: 3175

cutting new slot in weaver mount

Hey all Newbie here, I have a Hatsan air gun, The welded weaver mount is missing a slot closest to the rear of the receiver I would like to mill an extra slot. The process appears to be rather straight forward. I have never mounted a barrel into a vice before, Air Gun barrels have the air chamber an...
by jpitz31
Tue May 05, 2015 10:36 am
Forum: Lathes
Topic: Newbie question
Replies: 6
Views: 1142

Re: Newbie question

Bill and Ted, Thanks for the tips. Sounds like good solutions. I will try them

Joe
by jpitz31
Tue May 05, 2015 9:47 am
Forum: Lathes
Topic: Newbie question
Replies: 6
Views: 1142

Newbie question

Hi, I am turning aluminum, When I use the cut off tool and then turn the part around to face off the back side to dimension, I get jaw marks on the surface. I have seen pictures of what looks like tape protecting the surface of the part. Could some some explain what type of tape that is and or what ...