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Surface Grinder
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BUILDER:
Bill Collins on boyerfour.com
DESCRIPTION:
Homemade surface grinder used as an all-in-one sharpening center for sawblades, planer and jointer knives, and HSS tool bits.
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Mar 19, 2019 9:23 PM
Anonymous
wasn't a milling machine,, all scratch built,the head was made from cast aluminum from a Ford Transmission case.
Jul 28, 2018 5:57 AM
GhostBlades
Nice job, it nice to see you repurposing a broken milling machine. I am interested in its accuracy. What is it like at reproduction works? It's obviously not heavy duty, light face passes only I presume? Either way, nice effort.
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DIY Surface Grinder - comment on how to build a Surface Grinder - 4 comments
Anonymous says:
Mar 19, 2019 9:23 PM
wasn't a milling machine,, all scratch built,the head was made from cast aluminum from a Ford Transmission case.

GhostBlades says:
Jul 28, 2018 5:57 AM
Nice job, it nice to see you repurposing a broken milling machine. I am interested in its accuracy. What is it like at reproduction works? It's obviously not heavy duty, light face passes only I presume? Either way, nice effort.

batya62 says:
May 17, 2018 11:48 PM
Where you can see in detail this machine. Thank you. You can throw off the soap batya62@sibmail.com

BillRebel says:
Sep 13, 2017 4:25 PM
Thanks for posting this Chris. I found the original drawings the other day and doing a full set of working drawings.Glad I kept the copyright on the design.

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