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by Trip
Wed Aug 02, 2017 9:08 pm
Forum: Milling Machines
Topic: Brown & Sharp #9 er32 options ?
Replies: 13
Views: 5243

Re: Brown & Sharp #9 er32 options ?

Got the collet's from lms everything checked out fine. I'm getting under .0005 runout so I'm pretty happy with that . Thanks everyone for the advice.
by Trip
Wed Jul 05, 2017 5:28 pm
Forum: Milling Machines
Topic: Brown & Sharp #9 er32 options ?
Replies: 13
Views: 5243

Re: Brown & Sharp #9 er32 options ?

Well I decided to go with the B&S 9 Collet's. It will be more ridged have less of a chance of tolerance stacking problems and gain me a couple of inches on the z axis . Thanks for the input guys you where both very helpful.
by Trip
Tue Jul 04, 2017 5:14 pm
Forum: Milling Machines
Topic: Brown & Sharp #9 er32 options ?
Replies: 13
Views: 5243

Re: Brown & Sharp #9 er32 options ?

Its for my index 40 mill I probably should have mentioned that . Tolerance stacking is my main concern Im at 2.5" projection from the spindle with the endmill holders I have now with no ill affects . Although less stick out certainly wouldn't be a bad thing . I have narrowed it down to the mt3 chuck...
by Trip
Tue Jul 04, 2017 3:41 pm
Forum: Milling Machines
Topic: Brown & Sharp #9 er32 options ?
Replies: 13
Views: 5243

Re: Brown & Sharp #9 er32 options ?

The only other option that is some what readily available is a B&S 9 to MT3 adapter then use a MT3 er32 chuck . The only problem I have with this option is that is that the adapter will extend the chuck out a half an inch or so further then the before mentioned option .
by Trip
Tue Jul 04, 2017 2:50 pm
Forum: Milling Machines
Topic: Brown & Sharp #9 er32 options ?
Replies: 13
Views: 5243

Brown & Sharp #9 er32 options ?

Would running a 3/4 straight shank er32 collet chuck in a 3/4 B&S 9 collet have any advantages over just getting a full set of B&S collets ?
by Trip
Sat Jun 03, 2017 5:42 pm
Forum: The Photo Album
Topic: New addition to the shop Index 40H
Replies: 3
Views: 5483

Re: New addition to the shop Index 40H

Thanks for the link a DRO is definitely on the short list .
by Trip
Tue May 30, 2017 12:33 am
Forum: Milling Machines
Topic: wells index model 40H spindle pulley
Replies: 6
Views: 2679

Re: wells index model 40H spindle pulley

No worries man I appreciate the effort at least you tried to help thanks again . as far as the mill is concerned it must have been rebuilt at some point . Most of the hand scraping is still prominent and it is smooth in all axis . Its a very stout machine for its size and I couldn't be happier with ...
by Trip
Mon May 29, 2017 9:06 pm
Forum: Milling Machines
Topic: wells index model 40H spindle pulley
Replies: 6
Views: 2679

Re: wells index model 40H spindle pulley

adding a pic of the mill
40H.jpg
by Trip
Mon May 29, 2017 9:00 pm
Forum: The Photo Album
Topic: New addition to the shop Index 40H
Replies: 3
Views: 5483

New addition to the shop Index 40H

40H.jpg
by Trip
Mon May 29, 2017 8:15 pm
Forum: Milling Machines
Topic: wells index model 40H spindle pulley
Replies: 6
Views: 2679

Re: wells index model 40H spindle pulley

Well I finally got it off its a press fit no set screw or anything . I just used a pulley puller and it and the bearing came off together .
by Trip
Tue May 09, 2017 7:51 am
Forum: Milling Machines
Topic: wells index model 40H spindle pulley
Replies: 6
Views: 2679

Re: wells index model 40H spindle pulley

ok thanks for the info I will see if I can get it apart tonight
by Trip
Mon May 08, 2017 8:44 am
Forum: Milling Machines
Topic: wells index model 40H spindle pulley
Replies: 6
Views: 2679

wells index model 40H spindle pulley

Can't figure out how to remove the spindle drive pulley . It has a couple of chips that I would like to repair .