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    tipc

    I almost owned a 7" Maximat a month or so ago....

    I almost owned a 7" Maximat a month or so ago. Bus alas no. This is for a 5" Edelstaal Machinex 5. Just a rinky dink hobby lathe I picked up nos.

    DC is enticing. But you need a controller. I'm...

    tipc Today, 08:38 PM Go to last post
    1944GPW

    Yes RIP Julian, I have a few of his CDs:(...

    Yes RIP Julian, I have a few of his CDs:(
    Dragging a wire between like a cheesecutter sounds very workable. Perhaps a piece of fine piano wire with a bit of current through it to warm it up a bit?...

    1944GPW Today, 08:07 PM Go to last post
    1944GPW

    Is this for your Maximat I think you have? I...

    Is this for your Maximat I think you have? I would echo Chuck and go with a DC motor, and there are well-priced beefy PWM motor controllers available on the usual place (and from the usual place).

    1944GPW Today, 08:00 PM Go to last post
    1944GPW

    I have been using DeltaCopy, a free Windows rsync...

    I have been using DeltaCopy, a free Windows rsync client to sync multiple machines and NAS on my home network for years and it works perfectly for my situation, I've hardly ever had any problems with...

    1944GPW Today, 07:55 PM Go to last post
    tipc

    Yea I tried to read the plate also. I should...

    Yea I tried to read the plate also.

    I should go dc. The pulleys are set up for an ac motor, so changing speeds isn't an issue. It's just plug and play with ac.

    tipc Today, 07:54 PM Go to last post