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    Improving the RF-30 Mill/Drill X Axis Take Up Nut

    This article describes how to modify the X axis take up nut from a RF-30 Mill/Drill so it has less tendency to misalign the leadscrew plus can be adjusted to have less backlash.

    If you are interested, please see

    http://rick.sparber.org/XTUN.pdf


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    Thanks Rick! I've added your X-Axis Take Up Nut Improvement to our Milling category, and to your builder page: Rick Sparber's Homemade Tools. Your receipt:



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