How cute is that? You could pack it up in a box with some colored paper and take it to a crafting party!
We used it to make the very small collet featured in last week’s post, where we mentioned the need for a tiny slitting saw. Here’s how we did it:
The small silicon-carbide blade is mounted in a Dremel Rotary Tool, mounted to the Taig Lathe milling attachment using parts from a Vanda-Lay Industries Acra Mill Plus. Last week’s collet was parted from the piece of aluminum rod held in the lathe’s four-jawed chuck. Here’s the whole setup:
… One of the cats has made a guest appearance in our brand-new, absurdly-off-the-cuff photo studio. At night we can only see his eyes, which is kind of creepy. We can actually see him today, being as the backdrop is white…
Best — stochastic