Not sure If I’m going to do a year in retrospective post or not. I did manage to close out the year with 12 solid days of being sick. Not really how I wanted to spend the time but such is life. Tomorrow is back to production for me, and trying to get caught back up with things.
Instagram Feed:Finally finished rebuilding my Levin drill press. Picked this thing up off ebay for a reasonable price expecting it to need work, and did it ever. Showed up with oil dripping from the switch housing, a frozen spindle and 3 pounds of grime. Rewired the motor, stripped and painted the castings, made new idlers, replaced the index pin in the spindle, and put in new spindle bearings. It ran through the break-in process with no issues. It is going to be nice having this up and running.When the forecast is for 71F in April,. You make the time to enjoy the day. The same forecast also calls for snow on Saturday, sigh.Flooring is starting to go down in the new studio space.