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7x10, 7x12, 7x14 Mini-Lathe Information
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SIEG X2 MINI MILL
X-Axis Motor Mount
- CNC V1 - CNC V2
- STUFFMADE - REDUX
the X-axis drawing of one version of
the X-axis motor plate is FREE. however, printing is disabled.
this drawing is DIFFERENT from the plans being sold by
figNoggle Designs but gives you an idea of the quality of drawings that
would be in your set of CNC conversion
and as you've probably noticed, we continue to put plenty of pictures and
notes on this site to help out the community of machinists, tinkerers, and
cnc folks. enjoy!
|x-axis drawing (this part was created using version 1
of the CNC conversion). the plans being sold are based on version 2 of the conversion.
drawing in PDF format. the completed part in wax is for ease of
|the completed part.
|view from the right side. there's a fillet in the CNC'd version. for
manual machining, you can either cut the corner or leave it as is.
|view from the left side. note the part is flush with the bed.
|front view. the relief pocket was machined for fun but not a part of the
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