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    Fabricated shaft for ring roller.

    Hi All

    This is a fabricated shaft for a ring roller I am making.

    This method meant I could use 12mm stock diameter material for the smaller diameter of the shaft which fits the bearings rather than machining from solid stock. The larger end was left oversize on all diameters and once screwed and Loctite together was machined true to the smaller diameter. This method saves a lot of time and material removal.

    Two parts ready to be loctited together
    Fabricated shaft for ring roller.-img_0914.jpg

    Loctite retainer 601
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    Mole grips to ensure the two components are locked tightly together
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    Turning with a left hand lathe tool
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    Finished turned shaft
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    Shafted test fitted to housing
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    Fitted to ring roller frame assembly
    Fabricated shaft for ring roller.-img_0922.jpg

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    Last edited by thehomeengineer; 03-03-2018 at 05:00 PM.

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