[Noisebridge-discuss] cnc mill
martinbogo at gmail.com
Tue Apr 3 13:27:05 PDT 2012
I can supply most of an ER16 collet set.
As for the fourth axis, I don't ever remember seeing one. Did we have one?
On Tue, Apr 3, 2012 at 1:15 AM, Taylor Alexander <tlalexander at gmail.com> wrote:
> Ah, damn, thats a lot smaller than what we use.
> We use these:
> Well I live in the south bay and don't make it up there very often, but I'll
> try to put together some old tools and bring it up some time.
> On Tue, Apr 3, 2012 at 1:10 AM, Jake <jake at spaz.org> wrote:
>> yes please, bring what you have. Pictures of the collet we have here:
>> unfortunately the collet we have is for 1/4" shank, we need 1/8" and 3/16"
>> shank (they are the most common for the kind of work we'll be doing)
>> On Tue, 3 Apr 2012, Taylor Alexander wrote:
>>> So I totally didn't realize NB had a cnc mill (even if its old and
>>> thats awesome.
>>> Does anyone know if that's like an ER32 collet or something?
>>> I might have an old banged up collet that we no longer need at my work.
>>> (that would still be fine for most stuff) Also do you have a need for old
>>> slightly chipped but still mostly good carbide end mills? We've got lots
>>> I never make it up to NB but if anyone knows what you need I might be
>>> to help donate some stuff.
>>> On Tue, Apr 3, 2012 at 12:35 AM, Jake <jake at spaz.org> wrote:
>>> The computer which goes with the CNC mill has been put back in
>>> place, with
>>> a monitor and keyboard and mouse. It has also been cleaned of
>>> dust with a
>>> vacuum and air blower.
>>> The CNC machine has been cleaned and freed of random bits of
>>> BUT we are still missing some important things: the fourth axis
>>> looks like this (except with blue trim instead of black)
>>> also, much more importantly, we are missing the 1/8" collet.
>>> It is necessary for holding bits which have a 1/8" shank.
>>> Right now we only have the collet for 1/4" shank which is nearly
>>> here is a picture of a 1/8" collet:
>>> UNFORTUNATELY i don't know if the above item (which is for sale)
>>> is the
>>> right part for our mill. probably the company could tell us.
>>> although maybe someone here knows where the 1/8" collet is,
>>> perhaps it's
>>> in a container with a bunch of mill bits?
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