[hackspacebristol] Fwd: mill for hackspace

Anton gubernagl at strangedevice.co.uk
Sun Feb 17 13:15:40 UTC 2013


On 17/02/13 12:35, Richard Sewell wrote:
> I just had a google for the Novamill. I can't find much about it, but from what I can see it looks old, small, but nicely engineered. It even has ballscrews. And a toolchanger.

Sounds interesting. Is it smaller than a Taig, or only smaller than a Bridgeport?
  
> And it looks like it'll be happy working metal. It doesn't have coolant, but we could always run a mister like Anton's.

The mister works well for aluminium at least (never tried it with steel), and is cheap and easy in itself, but needs a compressor, which can be noisy and/or expensive.

   Anton





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