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GENERAL TYPES OF METALWORKING MACHINES

This section is for discussing different types of metalworking machines rather than specific manufacturers, which is the next section.

  1. ANTIQUE & VINTAGE MACHINERY

    Discuss any issues dealing with antique or vintage machines or other types of machines not covered by the other forums.
    Discussions:
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    7,207
    Latest: Strange old lathe, any thoughts? Ulma Doctor, Mar 24, 2017 at 12:47 AM
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  2. ASIAN LATHES & MILLS

    General discussions & questions on asian-made lathes & mills.
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    6
    Messages:
    36
    Latest: Mills: RF31 or Enco 105 rock_breaker, Mar 15, 2017
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  3. DRILL PRESSES & SHOP PRESSES

    Discuss issues relating to drill presses and shop presses in this forum.
    Discussions:
    48
    Messages:
    548
    Latest: Gorgeous old R-53 Drilling Machine Bob Korves, Mar 23, 2017 at 9:54 PM
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  4. HORIZONTAL SAWS & BANDSAWS

    We all have a horizontal saw (4x6) or band saw in our shops. Here is the place to discuss these tools.
    Discussions:
    39
    Messages:
    426
    Latest: Ellis 100H saw bearings Hal H, Mar 21, 2017 at 11:14 PM
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  5. MINI-LATHE & MINI-MILL INFORMATION

    Whether it is a 7x10, 9x12, or 11x26, discuss any issues on mini-lathes and mini-mill counterparts in this forum.
    Discussions:
    130
    Messages:
    1,447
    Latest: Extra Fan For Sieg X2 Ken from ontario, Mar 22, 2017 at 6:15 PM
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  6. SHAPERS & THEIR USES

    General discussion of shapers and their uses in this forum
    Discussions:
    23
    Messages:
    195
    Latest: South Bend shaper buggsy, Mar 24, 2017 at 3:59 AM
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  7. TOOL GRINDERS & SURFACE GRINDERS

    Discussions:
    71
    Messages:
    693
    Latest: Belt Grinder FOMOGO, Mar 21, 2017 at 9:24 PM
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  8. 3D PRINTERS

    Discuss the use and operation of 3D Printers in the home shop in this forum
    Discussions:
    23
    Messages:
    211
    Latest: 3D Printers Rick O'Shay, Mar 19, 2017 at 12:22 PM
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  9. WATCHMAKER'S & CLOCKMAKER'S LATHES

    Discuss any issues dealing with watch & clockmaker's machines in this forum.
    Discussions:
    21
    Messages:
    169
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