Fernando Casoy

Fernando Casoy

Fernando Casoy
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Unimat Lathe and Micro Milling machine rebuilds.

Unimat Lathe and Micro Milling machine rebuilds.

Unimat Riser Blocks

Homemade Unimat riser blocks constructed from particle board.

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Using Unimat to machine groove for #218 O-ring for cap seal

Using Unimat to machine groove for O-ring for cap seal

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Modifications and Improvements to a Unimat SL 1000 Lathe.  Unimat SL depth stop moved out of the way.

Modifications and Improvements to a Unimat SL 1000 Lathe. Unimat SL depth stop moved out of the way.

Using 1-2-3 blocks snug against Unimat lathe faceplate to align a part clamped in the 48-position dividing head. The blocks are removed before starting indexing for drilling two set of six evenly space holes. The holes are for threaded studs that will connect a compound steam engine cylinder head to an entablature that supports the cylinders above the crankshaft.

I want to share some photos of the recent improvements I made to my Unimat SL 1000 lathe which has a swing. I bought this lathe new in

Index plate and index arm support post. The support post will be used to hold the detent adjustable arm when using the indexing plate. Machined from 1.25" x 0.75" 6061 aluminum bar stock.

Index plate and index arm support post. The support post will be used to hold the detent adjustable arm when using the indexing plate. Machined from x 6061 aluminum bar stock.