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Posted by archer789 | Jan 27, 2010 @ 12:19 PM | 4,554 Views
After looking around at what people on these forums have been doing with depron milling, I gave it a try.

Thanks go out to the other folks who have posted what they have figured out with the milling process. Thanks for the inspiration!

My take on milling that is a little different:

Poster board makes cheap, sturdy, easy to cut templates. You then need to set the guide collar depth accordingly.

The collar is a tight press fit so it can be adjusted to different depths according to the thickness template your using. I experiment with it a little before I cut.

A very light mist of spray adhesive attached the drawling to the poster board, and a very light mist for the poster board template to the foam part.

I looked for a guide collar to fit around the bit that was just marginally bigger then the bit itself. Thus keeping the difference between the drawing and the final cut to a minimum. I went through that drawer in the kitchen where you keep all the junk and found different pens that could be taken apart, and used for guide collars. A metal pen cap worked for me.

Thanks again to those who have posted on this topic before me!
Posted by archer789 | Jan 08, 2010 @ 07:54 AM | 3,637 Views
extra 30.MOV (1 min 9 sec)