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by Mac
Mon Dec 27, 2010 6:29 pm
Forum: 3-in-1 Metalworking Machines
Topic: G0516 Pulley/Belt question
Replies: 13
Views: 10794

Re: G0516 Pulley/Belt question

I think the belt on mine is also too short.
by Mac
Mon Dec 27, 2010 6:27 pm
Forum: 3-in-1 Metalworking Machines
Topic: Brand Names, Model #'s, of known Lathe, Mill, Drill 3in1
Replies: 41
Views: 36618

Re: Brand Names, Model #'s, of known Lathe, Mill, Drill 3in

Grizzly GO516. OK 9 inch lathe, very light duty mill.
by Mac
Thu Apr 08, 2010 6:26 pm
Forum: 3-in-1 Metalworking Machines
Topic: G9729 Quick Change Tool Post ?? with pics
Replies: 5
Views: 5120

Re: G9729 Quick Change Tool Post ?? with pics

Hello, does anyone know of a model of quick change that will work with my 9729 it is one of the upgrades that i would like to do to it . Thanks for any replies JJ This article describes a homemade toolpost,altho not exactly quickchange, it can be easily made, is as accurate as you make it. I have u...
by Mac
Tue Jul 10, 2007 1:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Best bench top saw
Replies: 6
Views: 1645

I bought a PortaBand saw cause I didn.t want to waste the floor space on a larger saw. Using it as a heldheld saw is ok for simple cutoffs, but it is hard to make an accurate cut. I then made a wood jig to hold the saw in the verticle position and added a 6 inch square table for the work and thats t...
by Mac
Wed Feb 07, 2007 9:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: HF 47840 portable band saw conversion
Replies: 2
Views: 1243

I have a Porta Band saw and I built a wooden mount for it to sit in vertically with one simple clamp holding it in. I use it this way more than the portable mode. I have an idea in mind for a horzinontal arrangement but I haven't got around to it.
by Mac
Mon Feb 05, 2007 9:45 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This Forum is picking up!!
Replies: 7
Views: 1052

HM, HSM and PM are the three I follow. However at PM if you own certains types of machines, you will get jumped on or the tread will get locked.
by Mac
Tue Jan 30, 2007 10:03 pm
Forum: 3-in-1 Metalworking Machines
Topic: irregular cut when turning
Replies: 12
Views: 4229

Make sure the leadscrew does not have a bow in it.