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    Hey all..

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    Here is a video build log of my recently completed super strong 1000 x 500 machine and first job cuts.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vjjTnn1KmRg

    Cheers
    Martin
    Last edited by mturneruk; 06-01-2016 at 09:10 AM.

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  3. #2

    Nice work Martin, thanks for sharing.
    Regards
    Mike

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    Very nice clean job Martin its a credit to you.
    ..Clive
    The more you know, The better you know, How little you know

  5. #4
    Love it when a Plan comes together. . .

    Well done buddy you'll have great fun making chips.!! . . . Let it rip on the feeds thou it's capable of lot more.
    Don't be afraid to find the limit early on it helps long term and makes you more productive. Can make the Old Sphincter twitch thou. .

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    Lives in trosa, Sweden. Current Activity: Viewing BUILD LOG: New start Has been a member for 2-3 years. Has a total post count of 262. Received thanks 39 times, giving thanks to others 8 times.
    Great inspiration! Did you fix the rails directly to the extrusions?

    Good work
    /Madman

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    Thanks Madman

    Yes. I broke a couple of taps along the way and it took me ages to remove them and rescue the hole.
    I used the completed gantry to help me ensure the rails were lined up. E.g. I made up the gantry first and put the long rails in it before screwing them down.

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