Originally Posted by Phil R
Sat at the CAD machine all day... a neccesary evil...
Thought I'd make a start cutting metal tonight. Just to explain what I mean by "scratch built", there's a pic below...
The block of ally is destined to be the head. I've drilled and reamed the block for an 8mm silver steel main shaft and am using this as a datum.
Here I'm clocking up a ground steel shaft that's a good fit in the hole in readiness for the final cut with the end mill.
hmmm this should be interesting ... please proceed