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7x10, 7x12, 7x14 Mini-Lathe Information
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PLANS FOR THE
MINI-MILL, MINI-LATHE, TOOLING
We are currently
offering CNC conversion plans and DRO mounting hardware plans for the Sieg X2 mini
mill and X3 small mill. Other plans are in the works. The "drivetrain" plans (i.e. ballscrew/acme
leadscrew plans) will be out soon and will show you how to upgrade your existing
stock screw/brass nut drivetrain in the X/Y axes with both ballscrew/ballnut
and/or ACME leadscrew/acetal leadnuts for improved motion for your manual and
DON'T WANT TO SPEND
THE TIME TO MACHINE AND SPEND MONEY ON TOOLING FOR YOUR ONE-OFF
CONVERSION AND UPGRADE BASED ON OUR PLANS?
PREFER A KIT YOU CAN
JUST BOLT-ON? LET US KNOW!
A Harbor Freight Mini-Mill CNC
is shown above.
Any version of the mini-mill built by Sieg works with our
plans and kits.
NEW! Released 11/12/08
(Watch a 30s video of the X, Y,
Z axes doing a 1" jog. Stock leadscrews with brass nuts
modified to reduce backlash. Results are after 5 minutes of
adjusting mill. Average accuracy is 0.001") CLICK HERE TO VIEW
Looking for mini-mill help and how-tos? How about lathe help and how-tos?We're prototyping a benchtop CNC vertical mill using the DigiSpeed-XL interface card for Mach, Dart Controls and KB Electronics KBIC/KBMM 90VDC motor controllers, 1.5HP treadmill motor from Surplus Center and a R8-spindle head from the X2 mini-mill - not to mention Gecko servo drives and an entirely closed-loop system. Come take a look!
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