plan view of the belt drive

Mini Mill Belt Drive

June 18, 2017 Nigel 10

This is all about making a mini mill belt drive for the gear driven mini milling machine. A great upgrade that will result in a quieter and smoother milling machine. These mini milling machines (eg [more…]

Mini Mill Gas Strut Conversion

June 12, 2017 Nigel 2

The spring head lift doesn’t work very well with the Mini Mill and so I did a Mini Mill gas strut conversion. The spring that lifts the head of the milling machine (Amadeal XJ12-300) has [more…]

Mini Mill Gearbox

June 11, 2017 Nigel 0

This is the Real Bull XJ9512 milling machine or for this particular case the Amadeal XJ12-300. I’d been using my mini mill (Amadeal XJ-300) for around 2 years and all was fine. Then I pushed [more…]