Today we’re talking about rewiring induction motors for 110V or 220V service. I’m selling some machinery that I previously rewired to run on higher voltage, and I need to reconfigure it for the new owner.
I bought the cheapest 5C collet chuck on eBay! Is it bad? Is it good? Let’s get it mounted and find out! Blondihacks collet chuck video: https://youtu.be/Nz83tCAK_aI Tools and items shown in this video: *This site contains affiliate links for … Continued
Today, I’m finally getting around to mounting a dual-nozzle Fog Buster on my CNC mill. I show how I designed the 3D printed parts in Fusion 360 and assembled the mounts on the mill. Printable parts are available: https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:4653418 Tools … Continued
It’s new tool day in the shop again. Today we’re setting up a new Baldor buffer with a Scotch-Brite wheel and some abrasive pads for deburring and finishing parts. Stuff in this video: *This site contains affiliate links for which … Continued
It was finally time to find a better solution for debugging the electronic leadscrew hardware and firmware, so I reached out to Saleae about getting a new logic analyzer for the project. This video is that story. We’ll also unbox … Continued
I just released a new version of the Electronic Leadscrew firmware that fixes some issues and adds new features requested by users. *This site contains affiliate links for which I may be compensated GitHub project: https://github.com/clough42/electronic-leadscrew Electronic Leadscrew Interface PC … Continued
I’ve had some requests to show the design process I use in Fusion 360 to make bent sheet metal brackets, so that’s what we’re doing today. Stuff used in this video: *This site contains affiliate links for which I may … Continued
Today we’re making a CNC-machined anchor bracket for my squat rack. This whole thing started with a gym membership and a global pandemic, but it ends at the CNC mill. As usual. Tools and stuff used in this video: *This … Continued