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    Machine Dial Making Fixture

    Make this Machine Dial Making Fixture to reproduce any worn dial on any machine or make a special dial for whatever ones needs,

    Making a new dial is simple with beautiful results,

    Making this Fixture is a step above your average machining, but with my detailed instructions, photos, and cad drawings it will be easy to make.

    Feel free to contact me with any questions you may have, before you buy or during the construction in this forum

    Post your completed tool on homemadetools.net and receive any one of my other $7.00 plans free





    Machine Dial Making Fixture Plans - $7.00



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    • A 9-page PDF instruction manual with Bill of Materials.
    • 33 color photographs.
    • 26 technical drawings.







    Feel free to post any questions you may have in this discussion, either before you purchase or during construction. Or, post pictures of your finished machine tool dial making fixture.


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    Doug,

    I just now paid for the drawings from PayPal. tried to download them but I found out I didn't have Dropbox installed. By the time I got everything set up I had used up my three attempts. What do I do Now? I really don't want to pay again.

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    Barry - no problem at all, I've just reset your download count, so you can re-download the plans an additional 3 times. If you encounter any other download issues, just let me know and I'll make sure that you get the plans downloaded correctly to your computer.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rossbotics View Post
    Make this Machine Dial Making Fixture to reproduce any worn dial on any machine or make a special dial for whatever ones needs,

    Making a new dial is simple with beautiful results,

    Making this Fixture is a step above your average machining, but with my detailed instructions, photos, and cad drawings it will be easy to make.

    Feel free to contact me with any questions you may have, before you buy or during the construction in this forum

    Post your completed tool on homemadetools.net and receive any one of my other $5.00 plans free





    Machine Dial Making Fixture Plans - $7.00



    $7.00 - Click here to buy now via PayPal and download instantly



    These plans include:

    • A 9-page PDF instruction manual with Bill of Materials.
    • 33 color photographs.
    • 26 technical drawings.







    Feel free to post any questions you may have in this discussion, either before you purchase or during construction. Or, post pictures of your finished machine tool dial making fixture.


    I just ordered and paid for this and got NOTHING. Just how complicated is it to send a 9 page PDF? I do not have Dropbox nor not does it say anywhere that I must have it. I'm really annoyed at this... If this is a necessity, it should say so up front. Otherwise, refund my money.

    Joe Puleo

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    Well--- I admit I have egg on my face. The plans did come through. For some reason, unknown to me, they registered in a different place in my downloads folder (new downloads have always come at the top of the list) so when I didn't see them I presumed they had not come through. Also, the first question on the page regarding Dropbox confused me as I don't have that and there was nothing said in the instructions about needing it.

    My apologies,

    Joe Puleo

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    Thanks for your honesty! Glad to hear the plans came through. Keep us posted on your progress building this machine tool dial making fixture.

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    Jon If I might? Approximately how much did the materials for you dial tool build run?
    Thanx Josef

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    Josef - good question, I'll ask rossbotics.

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    Hi Charron63
    Here is a copy of the Bill of Materials, I didn't bother putting a price list against every item, but they are mainly just short pieces of different materials and a few ball bearings, you can get pretty much everything from E-Bay, This is just a number but I would say in the neighborhood of $150.00 - $175.00

    Thanks for enquiring - rossbotics

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