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    The link is to amazon.com.au, so the price is in...

    The link is to amazon.com.au, so the price is in AUD, despite the fact the nailer will come from the states (It's US$35 in the states).
  2. Have you homed the machine before zeroing the...

    Have you homed the machine before zeroing the axes?
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    I have the hikoki/metabo mentioned by Pete99....

    I have the hikoki/metabo mentioned by Pete99. Thought it was cheap at 160, but at under a hundred it's a steal. Very happy with mine.
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    I really like his videos - he's incredibly...

    I really like his videos - he's incredibly patient/obsessive with details, and does some amazing stuff.
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    Everything you need to calculate the full landed...

    Everything you need to calculate the full landed price in Aus is in the first post of the thread.

    You'll need to get the current prices of whatever spec you want from Avid's website (and anything...
  6. SOLD: Sold to Tom

    Sold to Tom
  7. SOLD: Happy for you to take the lot in a month, Tom. No...

    Happy for you to take the lot in a month, Tom. No rush
  8. SOLD: I've been changing the bit from the top since...

    I've been changing the bit from the top since it's been in use. It's no different from any other lift, so I don't know what that's about. Maybe I have legendary and superhuman skills (as I have...
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    N.S.W. Rotating Blast Gate (Kittens not included)

    Free to a good home - just throw in postage if you can't collect from Newcastle.

    This is my prototype 3D-printed rotating blast gate. Sized to fit a shop-vac sized hose (specifically my Festool...
  10. SOLD: JessEm Rout-R-Lift Prestige with Festool Router

    Have you given up on finding a quality router lift and router combo?

    Look no further!

    JessEm Rout-R-Lift Prestige + Festool OF2000 router

    Includes
    - Ultra high quality Jessem router lift,...
  11. SOLD: Sold and sent.

    Sold and sent.
  12. SOLD: Sold to Pedro pending payment. It'll go in a...

    Sold to Pedro pending payment.
    It'll go in a small box by auspost without the box, Pedro, so quicker/easier if you're happy with that.
    I'll package/weigh/get a cost this eve if you PM me your full...
  13. SOLD: UJK Technology Parf Mk II Guide System + box

    Can you afford to miss out on this brilliant workbench top jig?

    UJK Technology Parf Mk II Guide System

    506031

    I do my MFT tops on the CNC now, so the Parf Guide is no longer needed. This is...
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    Welcome Lots of info to add confusion to your...

    Welcome
    Lots of info to add confusion to your choices here!

    If I were to do it all again, I'd pick a project, and get the tools needed for that project. Rinse and repeat. That way you avoid some...
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    NEW Jimbo and BEM, those hubs you've linked to have a...

    Jimbo and BEM, those hubs you've linked to have a 22mm ID. The bosch's spindle is 20mm. Are you just tolerating a slightly off-centre hub, or is there an option I'm missing?
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    SOLD: got to be worth that in parts alone. If I was a...

    got to be worth that in parts alone. If I was a brisvegan, I'd be there like a shot
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    If you don't need the accuracy of the parf guide,...

    If you don't need the accuracy of the parf guide, then NCArcher's suggestion of a router and 19mm bit are the way to go. Carbitool make 19mm bits, and Total Tools will be able to get you one.
    ...
  18. Thread: Hammer c3-31

    by Bernmc
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    forgot to mention - single or 3P would also...

    forgot to mention - single or 3P would also affect price. 3P even more limited market
  19. Thread: Hammer c3-31

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    A new one would be upwards of $17K ex GST, so...

    A new one would be upwards of $17K ex GST, so anything around $10000 would be a reasonable starting price.

    However, there's a pretty limited market, and tight economic times, so whether it goes...
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    What do the wheels look like? Any chance you get...

    What do the wheels look like? Any chance you get a machine shop to reproduce them for you?
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    I don't think TSO make the squares for Fe$tool. I...

    I don't think TSO make the squares for Fe$tool. I believe Fe$tool licence the design from them, and manufacture it themselves - when I spoke to the rep about it he suggested that Festool could offer...
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    that link is to your personal ad page, not to the...

    that link is to your personal ad page, not to the item
  23. CNC or parf guides are out there because there...

    CNC or parf guides are out there because there are two issues with making fe$tool-style tops without:
    Accuracy - you've got to be a pretty decent woodworker to get that grid of holes drilled exactly...
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    depends on your space and workflow. You need to...

    depends on your space and workflow. You need to feed bits in one end and catch them on the outfeed, so pick the orientation that allows you to easily feed the biggest bits you're going to work with....
  25. If you fancy a trip up to Newcastle I'll do one...

    If you fancy a trip up to Newcastle I'll do one for you. Best to turn up with whatever dogs you plan on using so we can get the holes an exact diameter to suit.
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    I have three hammer machines that have the...

    I have three hammer machines that have the two-wheels-and-pivot thing. I've converted two of them to mobile bases like the bora mentioned above (a timbecon variant if I remember correctly).

    The...
  27. I'm not good enough a craftsman to deal with...

    I'm not good enough a craftsman to deal with sloppy/inaccurate tools. So I buy once cry once
  28. The more I read about H&F machines, the less I...

    The more I read about H&F machines, the less I like them. Seem to be hit & miss, and often need considerable tweaking to become accurate and useable.

    I know they're twice the price, but a Nova...
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    Dictum is in Germany, not the UK. No matter...

    Dictum is in Germany, not the UK.

    No matter how you spin it, you're asking more for a 2nd hand tool than it costs new. You may get lucky on gumtree with a desperate buyer or a misinformed, but I...
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    I agree with the Fe$tool comparison - their...

    I agree with the Fe$tool comparison - their jigsaw is the reason I went for the Mafell!

    Axminster prices include shipping and all duties. They use global express. What you pay them is the final...
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    It definitely cuts square. Mafell also make their...

    It definitely cuts square. Mafell also make their own blades which are excellent (the saw will take any standard spade connector blades too)
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    I'm very happy with mine. Goes through anything...

    I'm very happy with mine. Goes through anything like a hot knife through butter. Lots of clever little design elements too - like the parallel fence that attaches to the guide rail also has a little...
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    I got mine from Dictum but delivery can be...

    I got mine from Dictum but delivery can be variable in the midst of COVID

    Axminster do the full kit, incl. rail and angle base for $950 delivered, or the basic saw in a systainer for $750...
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    You'll need to price it realistically if you want...

    You'll need to price it realistically if you want to sell it. That kit + the 800mm rail is AU$950 delivered to your doorstep, new and with a warranty. (I know because I have one)
  35. Pulled the DRO's apart to do some more tinkering...

    Pulled the DRO's apart to do some more tinkering

    The 'Pro' is a combined display and reader.

    Front: 504811

    Back: 504812

    The white strip sits on the encoder. The lead is a female USB plug...
  36. Thread: Giant Prusa

    by Bernmc
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    Giant Prusa

    For 3D print enthusiasts who may have missed it, Prusa has announced their latest printer - a behemoth with a 360mmx360mmx360mm print volume (or about a weeks worth of printing I expect).

    Many...
  37. I had some time to fiddle with electronics today,...

    I had some time to fiddle with electronics today, and cobbled up Yuriy's circuit to get the iGaging scales to talk to my old nexus7 android tablet.

    It's pretty simple - brains by an arduino (I had...
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    I use Mach 4. I don't think any of the CNC...

    I use Mach 4. I don't think any of the CNC controllers are particularly intuitive, but you get used to their quirks.
  39. There's a purple Mars lathe on FB marketplace at...

    There's a purple Mars lathe on FB marketplace at the moment... right up your alley, Peter :D
  40. New version of the mounts printed and installed....

    New version of the mounts printed and installed. Added a screw to lock the encoder strip, and enlarged the insert that sits in the extrusion, so it's more stable/solid.

    504652 504653
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    I'd be interested in this too - they seem to have...

    I'd be interested in this too - they seem to have some nice little metalwork lathes
  42. There's a third version of the fence too - a...

    There's a third version of the fence too - a rectangular affair, which I think comes/came with the basic version of the saw.

    The locking mechanism and micro-adjust on mine are different too...
  43. Yeah, it's a real pain in the posterior! I did...

    Yeah, it's a real pain in the posterior! I did it, then decided to shorten the bar, so took it off and then had to do it all over again :/
  44. My version of the fence doesn't have a separate...

    My version of the fence doesn't have a separate extrusion for the scale, Chris - the tape sits in a slot on the round fence rail - you can just make it out in the top slot in this pic:

    504555
  45. Sorted out the main fence DRO this weekend. It...

    Sorted out the main fence DRO this weekend.

    It took a bit longer than expected as I ended up messing with the saw first. I bought it 2nd hand, and it came with a huge 156cm fence and extension...
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    I'm in Newcastle, so don't know of anyone in...

    I'm in Newcastle, so don't know of anyone in Sydney with one. Happy to chat about mine/show it off.

    Avid quote pretty decent tolerances for their machines, so the extrusions must be flat and true...
  47. Derek, you're welcome to add the iGaging builds...

    Derek, you're welcome to add the iGaging builds to your website.

    I think it'd be tricky adding a wixey to the crosscut fence. The EZ Pro I've used doesn't use any cables - it reads the encoder...
  48. Yeah. Std blades around 3.2mm (although my memory...

    Yeah. Std blades around 3.2mm (although my memory is vague), and I have a 2mm Silent power rip blade
  49. Hammeer K3 DRO project (Main and Crosscut fences)

    The weather's miserable, and the kitchen is at a standstill waiting for the sparky, so I thought I'd get on with a couple of projects that have been gathering workshop dust for a while now.

    I've...
  50. Thread: .f3d File

    by Bernmc
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    .f3d is a Fusion360 file. email it to me and...

    .f3d is a Fusion360 file.

    email it to me and let me know what you need and I'll turn it into something you can use.
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