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Cracked it, Carburetor Tales of Disappointment

The A has been running badly of late, especially stalling out at junctions making driving a bit less than enjoyable. The car has a B carburetor fitted on the A manifold which hasn’t been milled out to match the carb (confirmed by measuring) Upon removing and stripping the carb I found that the mounting flange and therefore the carb throat has a crack which has been repaired. 49 more words


Tips For Buying Your First Milling Machine

If you’re interested in making things (and since you’re reading this, we’re going to assume you are), you’ve almost certainly felt a desire to make metal parts. 2,532 more words

Tool Hacks

Cool Milling Engineering photos

Some cool milling engineering images:

Hagen – Freilichtmuseum Hagen – Zink Walzwerk Karusellgießer Fa. Hoesch

Image by Daniel Mennerich
The Hagen Open-air Museum (LWL-Freilichtmuseum Hagen – Westfälisches Landesmuseum für Handwerk und Technik English: &quotLWL Open-air Museum Hagen – Westphalian State Museum for Craft and Technics&quot) is a museum at Hagen in the southeastern Ruhr area, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. 1,198 more words

OSG-Haimer Safe-Lock System: pull-out protection for shank tools

The Safe-Lock system’s special drive keys in the chuck and grooves in the tool shank prevent the milling cutter from spinning during extreme machining. The end result – greater cutting speeds and longer tool life. 12 more words


Wilson Morningstar’s Blacksmith Shop

Wilson Morningstar operated Mountain Mills (Morningstar Mill) from 1883 – 1933: he ground wheat grain into flour in his gristmill and sawed logs into lumber in his saw mill.  424 more words

St. Catharines

Mockmill in the Entertainment Industry

So, I finally got a Mockmill, this wondrous piece of milling equipment which simply attaches to your standmixer and turns grain of all kinds into flour of varius coarseness or fine-ness! 675 more words

Engraved Acrylic Slot into Milled Acrylic Base

Rotary Engraving Milling process on 5mm black acrylic

Counter Sunk Hole Drilling Process

Counter Sunk Hole Drilling Process Close Up

Engraved Acrylic Slot into Milled Acrylic Base Matching Process… 184 more words