Introduction: Homemade Aluminium Alloy Mini Lathe

Homemade Aluminium Alloy Mini Lathe very cheap and very easy

Materials and Tools:

4 pcs SCS10UU 20 mm Linear Ball Bearing Motion Bearing CNC
2pcs 500 mm 20 mm Linear Rails

2 Pcs 600 mm x 60 mm x 12 mm Aluminium Alloy 6061

2 Pcs 160 mm x 65 mm x 20 mm Aluminium Alloy 6061

2 Pcs 160 mm x 60 mm x 12 mm Aluminium Alloy 6061

2 Pcs 60 mm x 160 mm x 12 mm Aluminium Alloy 6061

2 Pcs 60 mm x 55 mm x 100 mm Aluminium Alloy 6061

2 pcs Bearing 40 mm / 17 mm, Lathe Chuck 80 mm, Head Chuk Drill, Motor from Old Hand Drill

Comments

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cobourgdave (author)2015-06-28

I'm pretty sure that this lathe is sold on ebay.

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padbravo (author)2015-06-28

me too!
aproximate cost? how to fix motor and use diferent speeds?

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buck2217 (author)2015-06-28

I want one buthow do you build it?

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lillegardb (author)2015-06-28

Seeing as this is on Instrucables, shouldn't there be some "instructions" on how to build it?

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ralphholcomb (author)2015-06-28

Where is the INSTRUCTIBLE on building this?