• Jet 16 drill/mill | The HobbyMachinist

    · I had an old Jet 16 for years. It was a good machine and worked well. It was a MT3 which I did not care for but it was never a problem. You do not need to worry about horsepower on a machine this size. The only time you need more power is when using large drill bits. I currently have an old Rockwell mill that has a 1/2 hp motor. I never slow it ...

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  • Looking for mini lathe / mini mill projects. | The Hobby ...

    · I have done a few small projects with my mini mill such as: a speed handle for my milling vise, drawbar wrench,,sliding door handles,, T nuts,, etc, but in every project it was painfully obvious that I was missing a metal lathe to complete the job. Soon I'll have a lathe, a small one mind you but still it's a lathe, so now I'm looking for ideas on what to make. If you can come up with simple ...

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  • TAIG Tools | Arizona Lathes and Milling Machines | Call ...

    At TAIG Tools we manufacture precision desktop Milling Machines, Lathes (otherwise known as Micro Mills and Micro Lathes) and a complete line of accessories to tackle any type of task. Whether you are working with steel, aluminum, brass, wood, or plastic our equipment can handle any of these machines are small in size but not in construction! We provide large oversize spindle ...

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  • Sieg X3 Milling Machine | Milling,Turning,Welding | Home ...

    Ths is my Milling Machine. Assembled by Sieg Industrial in China and purchased from, of all places, a woodworking specialty store. Amazing what you can find when you look in all the wrong places. This Mill goes by the name of the X3. This machine is the next step up from the mini mill. The mini mill is called the X2 and is sold by Hare and ...

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  • Better lathe: Jet, Grizzly, Enco, or Precision Matthews ...

    · small high volume metal lathes are good, but this 5400 lb. machine has some issues. They have very good customer support, but they need it. They sent me a new tail stock quill to fix the one I had, but it was inches bigger then the one on the machine, had to rig up the tool post grinder to machine it to size. They took it off a "spare part junker". Rockwell hardness of quill that came ...

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  • JET JMD Milling/Drilling Machines Southern Tool

    JET JMD18 MILLING AND DRILLING MACHINES, BENCH TOP; 350018: JMD18 Mill/Drill With R8 Taper 115/230V 1Ph: JET JMD18 PACKAGES; 350119: JMD18 Mill/Drill With XAxis Table Powerfeed: 350133: JMD18 Mill/Drill With NEWALL DP500 DRO: 350134: JMD18 Mill/Drill With Newall DP500 DRO and XAxis Table Powerfeed: 350126 : JMD18 Mill/Drill With NEWALL DP700 DRO: 350127: JMD18 Mill/Drill .

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  • Convert a Manual Mill into a CNC Machine | Make:

    · Before purchasing my X2 Mini Mill from I did some research to investigate what it would take to make the switch from a manual mill to a complete 3axis computer numerically controlled milling machine. These small hobbyist mills are manufactured in China and Taiwan, and then shipped to companies like Harbor Freight, Grizzly and MicroMark who paint them .

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  • Better lathe: Jet, Grizzly, Enco, or Precision Matthews ...

    · small high volume metal lathes are good, but this 5400 lb. machine has some issues. They have very good customer support, but they need it. They sent me a new tail stock quill to fix the one I had, but it was inches bigger then the one on the machine, had to rig up the tool post grinder to machine it to size. They took it off a "spare part junker". Rockwell hardness of quill that came ...

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  • MiniMill Introduction

    After I became accustomed to having the minilathe at my disposal, I soon recognized an insatiable need for a milling machine. You can make many things on a lathe, but the lathe is very limited when it comes to working with pieces that are not basically cylindrical in shape. A mill is needed to make all the other parts that can't be made on the lathe. Here are some examples: I purchased the ...

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  • 10 Best Desktop Milling Machines Wonderful Engineering

    For an engineering enthusiast, a desktop milling machines is a must. It is really handy for hobbyist to have a milling machine to cut out parts for lets say, a drone or a small RC car. It saves him/her the hassle and the added cost of contacting and hiring a machinist for his/her project. Seeing their high affability with engineers, we have made a list of 10 best desktop milling machines.

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  • Mini Lathe Accessories

    MicroMark sells a nice looking collet set for their 7x12 minilathe for In addition to the MicroMark lathe, it will fit the HF 7x10 and Grizzly 7x12, and the Homier 7x12. MicroMark Collet Set. Here's the text from their website: Universal design has MT3 shank to fit MicroLux lathe and milling machine plus many others. Collet holder ...

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  • KNUTH Machine Tools Homepage KNUTH

    KNUTH is your complete source for machine tools and accessories. KNUTH Machine Tools is a worldwide leading supplier of machine tools and accessories. We deliver customer satisfaction since 1923. Here you will find the right machine for your needs.

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  • Metalworking JET Tools

    JET tools manufacture premium metalworking machines. A trusted brand with a longstanding sterling reputation in the tool industry, Jet offers only the finest of quality grinders, milling machines, lathes and more. Quality products and customer service are the bases of our entire operation. For decades, professionals have turned to JET manufactured products as their first and last choice. Drill ...

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  • How to use a Milling Machine Instructions

    Mini Milling. Manual Knee Mills. CNC Milling. CNC Bed Mill. INSTRUCTIONS HOW TO USE A MILLING MACHINE ... Milling machines are limited by the power they can develop to turn the cutter and the amount of vibration they can resist when using coarse feeds and deep cuts. The feed and depth of the cut also depend upon the type of milling cutter being used. For example, deep cuts or coarse feeds ...

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  • Optimum Maschinen

    OPTIMUM Realising your Wishes is our Goal. For more than 20 years we have been engaged in the development, construction and production of OPTIMUM products. Each of our products is characterized by quality, precision, longevity and value stability.

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