Return to the Cloudy Nights Telescope Reviews home pageAstronomics discounts for Cloudy Nights members
· Get a Cloudy Nights T-Shirt · Submit a Review / Article

Click here if you are having trouble logging into the forums

Privacy Policy | Please read our Terms of Service | Signup and Troubleshooting FAQ | Problems? PM a Red or a Green Gu… uh, User

Equipment Discussions >> ATM, Optics and DIY Forum

Pages: 1
ed_turco
Pooh-Bah
*****

Reged: 08/29/09

Loc: Lincoln, RI
A new post relating to my older "tips" post. new
      #5562395 - 12/09/12 12:40 PM Attachment (13 downloads)

I'm putting this new post as the older one has died of old age and people might not see what I have to say; the one about "Tips". Here are pictures of my drill press system; it is crazy but it works.

Here's #1


Post Extras: Print Post   Remind Me!   Notify Moderator  
ed_turco
Pooh-Bah
*****

Reged: 08/29/09

Loc: Lincoln, RI
Re: A new post relating to my older "tips" post. new [Re: ed_turco]
      #5562399 - 12/09/12 12:42 PM Attachment (11 downloads)

#2

Post Extras: Print Post   Remind Me!   Notify Moderator  
ed_turco
Pooh-Bah
*****

Reged: 08/29/09

Loc: Lincoln, RI
Re: A new post relating to my older "tips" post. new [Re: ed_turco]
      #5562402 - 12/09/12 12:43 PM Attachment (10 downloads)

#4; #3 didn't come out LOL!

Post Extras: Print Post   Remind Me!   Notify Moderator  
Pinbout
Postmaster
*****

Reged: 02/22/10

Loc: nj
Re: A new post relating to my older "tips" post. new [Re: ed_turco]
      #5562489 - 12/09/12 01:47 PM

so it wasn't just the thingy in the top, gearing down from the chuck to the table

Post Extras: Print Post   Remind Me!   Notify Moderator  
tim53
Postmaster
*****

Reged: 12/17/04

Loc: Highland Park, CA
Re: A new post relating to my older "tips" post. new [Re: Pinbout]
      #5562499 - 12/09/12 01:51 PM

That's really neat!

Tim


Post Extras: Print Post   Remind Me!   Notify Moderator  
David PavlichAdministrator
Transmographied
*****

Reged: 05/18/05

Loc: Mandeville, LA USA
Re: A new post relating to my older "tips" post. new [Re: ed_turco]
      #5562647 - 12/09/12 03:30 PM

As long as it gets you from Point A to Point B, it's good.

David


Post Extras: Print Post   Remind Me!   Notify Moderator  
kfrederick
Carpal Tunnel
*****

Reged: 02/01/08

Re: A new post relating to my older "tips" post. new [Re: David Pavlich]
      #5563179 - 12/09/12 09:34 PM

Look like a edger now for the grinder

Post Extras: Print Post   Remind Me!   Notify Moderator  
ed_turco
Pooh-Bah
*****

Reged: 08/29/09

Loc: Lincoln, RI
Re: A new post relating to my older "tips" post. new [Re: kfrederick]
      #5563764 - 12/10/12 08:58 AM

Glad I got to show the pics; I was lucky that the machine had that circular base!

Edited by ed_turco (12/10/12 08:59 AM)


Post Extras: Print Post   Remind Me!   Notify Moderator  
glennnnnnn
sage


Reged: 10/20/09

Loc: San Diego, CA
Re: A new post relating to my older "tips" post. [Re: ed_turco]
      #5563801 - 12/10/12 09:23 AM

You could always just bolt something (that would have the turntable) onto the base.
But the key is your drillpress: without the torque & low rpm it probably wouldn't work.


Post Extras: Print Post   Remind Me!   Notify Moderator  
Pages: 1


Extra information
12 registered and 13 anonymous users are browsing this forum.

Moderator:  ausastronomer, richard7, Starman81 

Print Thread

Forum Permissions
      You cannot start new topics
      You cannot reply to topics
      HTML is disabled
      UBBCode is enabled


Thread views: 470

Jump to

CN Forums Home


Cloudy Nights LLC
Cloudy Nights Sponsor: Astronomics