Most content here is from my personal old blog, previous to Automatic.
Some time ago I note parallelism of milled parts sometimes was not as good as it could be, and thoughRead more.
Milling table tweaks
Having a tooling plate is almost a must for anyone that owns a Sherline milling machine. It helps to protectRead more.
Replacing Sherline Spindle Bearings
Some time ago I buy a used (indeed abused) Sherline manual lathe planning convert it to cnc (a in-course project).Read more.
I love robots. Here are some. GBot (2004). This was part of my final thesis. I made it with scratchRead more.
Usually I try to work the way I dont need to take too much care of my lathe runout, butRead more.
The Idea Gears are by far the most used transmission elements in mechanical systems. Though you can design and buildRead more.
I ‘m been busy doing some aluminum parts, and after you work hard in a part you want it lookRead more.
Playing with my AVR Development Board
Some time ago I design and build a development board to play with. It uses an AVR ATMega 8535 microcontroller,Read more.
New Order Arrived
Littlemachineshop.com is a cool site with a lot of tools and accessories for the hobbyist machinist. This time I ordered:Read more.
A Lathe Project
This is a project I start to gain skills on design and metalworking. Usually I only do simple pieces. 1.Read more.