Re: ADV: Re: [SouthBendLathe] StateCollage Crosslide


mike allen
 

that's kinda what I was thinkin , I only have a Mill/Drill & I don't think I have the travel . may have to call in a favor somewhere

        animal

On 5/27/2018 7:10 PM, Jim_B wrote:
I always wanted one. I had a Burke #4 mill. It had a table travel of 9”.
You need 12 or more.
You need to mill the V groves for the ways and mill the top surface and size the bore for the top slide.
Not trivial.
Need something like a Bridgeport.

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Jim B,

On May 27, 2018, at 10:00 PM, mike allen <animal@...> wrote:

has anyone gotten 1 of the cross slide casting kits from StateCollage? How much machining was required?

http://www.statecollegecentral.com/metallathe/S-4382.html

tks

animal





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