After stumbling upon the bed, carriage, and tailstock from a Taig lathe, I rebuilt the lathe, making all the parts I didn't have already. This includes new cross slide and compound slide, a new headstock and spindle with integrated taper for ER32 collets, and brushless spindle motor with a DC custom power supply.
Here's the build log (and many more pictures), which will be occasionally updated as I add features like auto feed and chucks.
Motor Dyno: The Talk-To-Everything Board, and Other Updates - Here's the Talk-To-Everything Board. The idea is that I want to be able to plug arbitrary motor controllers into the motor dyno, and control them from the...
2 days ago