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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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    Latest: Van Norman 38m markba633csi, Aug 20, 2017 at 8:41 PM
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  2. ASIAN LATHES & MILLS

    General discussions & questions on asian-made lathes & mills.
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    225
    Latest: Worn Engine Lathe Evaluation Downwindtracker2, Aug 16, 2017 at 10:59 PM
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  3. DRILL PRESSES & SHOP PRESSES

    Discuss issues relating to drill presses and shop presses in this forum.
    Discussions:
    56
    Messages:
    715
    Latest: Shop made, homemade drill press. GoceKU, Aug 19, 2017 at 6:51 AM
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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:
    50
    Messages:
    632
    Latest: Ellis 1600 bandsaw arrives pgk, Aug 11, 2017
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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:
    156
    Messages:
    1,727
    Latest: Indexing head for mini lathe/mill Douglasr, Aug 18, 2017 at 10:30 PM
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  6. SHAPERS & THEIR USES

    General discussion of shapers and their uses in this forum
    Discussions:
    30
    Messages:
    304
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  7. TOOL GRINDERS & SURFACE GRINDERS

    Discussions:
    89
    Messages:
    966
    Latest: Platen adjustment on a KMG belt grinder? mikey, Aug 20, 2017 at 5:41 PM
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  8. 3D PRINTERS

    Discuss the use and operation of 3D Printers in the home shop in this forum
    Discussions:
    25
    Messages:
    232
    Latest: 3D Printers Qdeathstar, Aug 20, 2017 at 10:12 AM
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  9. WATCHMAKER'S & CLOCKMAKER'S LATHES

    Discuss any issues dealing with watch & clockmaker's machines in this forum.
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    21
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    179
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