Headstock with stock 5 chuck and safety cover. Use a treadmill dc drive motor and pwm speed controller for powering tools.
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Treadmill lathe. So far i am very pleased with the variable speed control. I ended up doing the change to a dc treadmill motor on my hf 9×20. Power tools such as metal cutting mills and lathes drill presses bandsaws sanders and more may require 5hp to 2hp motors with the ability to fine tune the speed while maintaining torquecoincidentally most treadmills use a 80 260 vdc motor wit.
You can make an entire machine shop worth of power machine tools using basic hardware storehome center supplies and scrap metal. Were prototyping a benchtop cnc vertical mill using the digispeed xl interface card for mach dart controls and kb electronics kbickbmm 90vdc motor controllers 15hp treadmill motor from surplus center and a r8 spindle head from the x2 mini mill not to mention gecko servo drives and an entirely closed loop system. Steve bedairs 9 x 20 lathe site longview texas 7 2002 variable speed 9 x 20 lathe.
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Im new to the wood lathe industry and im loving it so far just need more time to play i have been practicing watched a lot of videos and practice more someday ill bring home something nice just working on mallets now and handles something easy to start with the 1216 was put together nicely and very easy to use the variable speed is a must and is very easy to adjust the belts. I wanted a lathe for rc planes modifying engines and making parts for old bikes mowers and cars. Phase converters heavy duty rotary phase converters static phase converters.
We are always happy to assist you in choosing the correct model. 3 phase power starting load running 3 phase equipment from a single phase power source with a temco 3 phase generating rotary phase converter. The spindle is a made from single piece of metal that extends through the headstock the two bearings that support it and out the left side of the lathe where the drive pulleys are mounted on the far end.
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