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    Spindle Lock For The Milling Machine

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    In this video I make a spindle lock for my RF32 milling machine. Without a spindle lock I need to use two spanners to tighten and loosen the ER32 collet chuck. While both hands are holding the spanners, the tool bit is not held and sometimes falls from the chuck.

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    Thanks The Hobby Machinist NZ! We've added your Milling Machine Spindle Lock to our Milling category,
    as well as to your builder page: The Hobby Machinist NZ's Homemade Tools. Your receipt:

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