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Member postings for Michael Garbutt 1

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Thread: Lathe bed regrind
22/04/2019 12:36:00

so frustrating as i know there was a place but cant find it

22/04/2019 11:25:09

iv looked on google and cant find it for the life of me

21/04/2019 19:25:07

Can any one point me in the direction of the company that regrinds lathe bed in Halifax . im sure there was one ?

Thread: Chester v20 R8 conversion ?
17/12/2018 17:32:21

im guessing i would have to change everything on the spindle . but unsure if it would fit

17/12/2018 16:02:13

OK all

Has any one out there with a chester v20 looked to see if your is a way to do an R8 spindle conversion. I know all the grizzly g0704 came with an R8 . im wondering if i buy all the parts if they would fit.

Any one looked at it ?

Thread: Bradford Keighley
17/06/2018 18:53:22

Hi Peter iv messaged you back my mill is also a Chester v20 that im converting to cnc



Posted by Gas_mantle. on 17/06/2018 14:20:38:

I live between Skipton and Keighley and have a Chester Champion 20v mill I'm happy to let you use if it is big enough.


I've priv messaged my details


Edited By Michael Garbutt 1 on 17/06/2018 18:53:39

17/06/2018 18:44:16

thanks every one nice to know i have help

17/06/2018 13:18:59

Hi all anyone near Bradford Keighley that has a mill? I need a slot milling in my Mill bed.

Ironic really I have a mill and need milling work done to it. ( converting it to CNC )

Hope some one can help me out

Thread: Knurling wheels help
08/06/2017 20:48:02

may have to call

08/06/2017 20:12:11

i cant find any medium on there though. only seem to be fine or straight

08/06/2017 19:57:14

Hi all im half way through building the Hemingway knurling tool but i need some wheels as the ones i have are to wide. any recommendations ? i think they need to be around 1/4 wide and a medium diamond .

Thread: Any Warco or Chester discount codes ?
31/05/2017 18:58:25

Hi im going to pick up a metal cutting band saw.. Im thinking of the small one from either chester or warco. I was just wondering if there was any discount codes out there. Unless some one has a better idea or one for sale ?

Edited By Michael Garbutt 1 on 31/05/2017 19:12:02

Thread: Free cutting copper 145
24/09/2016 10:42:28

Hi dose any one know where i can get free cutting copper 145 or some thing like it here in the uk. I only want it in small quantities eg 30mm diameter by 150mm long .

thanks Mick

Thread: Understanding Indexing/dividing Plates
30/08/2016 21:54:27

thanks every one i think my search phrase was not very good

30/08/2016 20:15:58

been doing that for the last hr n found nothing that fits the bill

30/08/2016 19:47:31

Hi i wonder if any one knows of a videos out there regarding indexing or dividing plates. I recently got a vertex rotary table and it came with dividing plates. I would love to learn how to use them but the instructions in warcos manual are poor at best. I learn best watching over ready anyway. Hope some one can help

Thanks Mick

Thread: Rotary table problem
08/08/2016 19:17:06

Called them today at 8.30 and they are really apologetic and will get some one to look at my video straight away as it should not be as i describe. They would be in touch as soon as they look at it. So i wait till just before 5pm before calling them back as iv heard nothing, and they havent had time to look at the video as they are really busy this week preparing for an open day this weekend.


Edited By Michael Garbutt 1 on 08/08/2016 19:17:50

05/08/2016 21:33:58

Gonna call the shop on monday as they arnt open on a Saturday

05/08/2016 20:56:41

I know what wrong with it now . And its nothing to do with locking leavers or anything like that . The shaft with the screw on must be bent or ground incorrectly . its binding inside the outer part.


Edited By Michael Garbutt 1 on 05/08/2016 21:01:49

05/08/2016 20:09:16

They are free. I have removed them altogether even . Its even the same when the worm drive is disengaged from the table. the table will move freely but the handle/shaft is as tight as

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