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  1. Stevendavis

    What did you make with your lathe/mill today?

    I’ve been tinkering with a forge lately!
  2. Stevendavis

    Mini lathe (and mill) discussion.

    Spent some time giving the Knock Out Lee a face lift.
  3. Stevendavis

    Mini lathe (and mill) discussion.

    This was also part of the stuff I brought home. I'm planning on building a small steam engine eventually to run the tiny lathe. I need to do some research on what is needed to use this boiler.
  4. Stevendavis

    Mini lathe (and mill) discussion.

    Yep, it was part of the estate sale. I had help getting everything hauled around as they are heavy parts. I got all the gibs adjusted and the table moves very smoothly. He also had two Myford Super 7 lathes that were over my price range. One was brand new.
  5. Stevendavis

    Mini lathe (and mill) discussion.

    Thats also a brand new 3 phase 1/2 HP motor. Anyone have a single phase 1/2 HP baldor or daton to trade? 1725 RPM
  6. Stevendavis

    Mini lathe (and mill) discussion.

    Went and picked up the mill and came home with way too much stuff. I finally got the mill set up as a horizontal mill for now. I need to do some work to it before it's ready to use. The KO Lee tool and cutter grinder also needs work before I can use it. I also brought home some forging equipment...
  7. Stevendavis

    PM Research Mini Engine Lathe Build

    Spent a little time today and got the cross-slide handle done. Didn't want to spend a couple of hours making form tools so I just chamfered and used a file to shape it.
  8. Stevendavis

    Mini lathe (and mill) discussion.

    Have an opportunity to pick up a Benchmaster mill. Anyone know anything about these?
  9. Stevendavis

    The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread

    Good deal!! I'm very happy when people look out for the interests of other flyers!
  10. Stevendavis

    Scale BUSA Super Cub

    It's looking good though!
  11. Stevendavis

    Mini lathe (and mill) discussion.

    Finally got a vid put out for the drill bit sharpener.
  12. Stevendavis

    Discussion The I’m Going/Went Flying Thread

    I flew IMAC for a couple of years. Really improved my flying skills.
  13. Stevendavis

    The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread

    I've got my eye out for a GP 30cc trainer. There was one on ebay a while back, but it went for too much. I may have to scratch build one at some point. The .40 trainer I have is a GP trainer I believe. It was given to me as well. The Thunder Tiger 46pro I have on it runs like a top. I've gotten...
  14. Stevendavis

    The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread

    what power/battery did you go with??
  15. Stevendavis

    The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread

    I still use a glow trainer for the club.
  16. Stevendavis

    Scale Bud Nosen 1/4 Scale Cub?

    Got the linkages worked out. Just have to make some supports for the tubes and exits.
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