The usually fun, often delayed, task of building Tux-Lab.
- Updates -
Feb 17 2010
Work In Progress
Progress has been slow and the manufacturing space is gradually taking shape.
Freedom for ALL!!!
Feb 21 2010
After 6 month of frequent stops and periodic works, the supposedly weekend project has been completed. We now have power to the machines.
Jun 25 2010
Hass VF-2SS End of Hibernation
Haas VF-2SS powers up after 9 month of hibernation.
Aug 31 2010
Hass TL-2 & SR-100 Factory Setup
Haas factory setup courtesy of HFO Torrance.
Haas TL-2 Toolroom Lathe setup.
Haas SR-100 Router setup.
Sep 29 2010
Another old friend comes to life with a newly added air dryer. . . . show details
Another old friend comes to life with a newly added air dryer. The addition of an air dry removes the moisure from the compressed air line and reduces the possiblity of tools sticking.
Oct 04 2010
Work In Progress 2
Progress is slow but the manufacturing space is gradually taking shape. The machines are up and running and the environment is looking habitable.
A youtube channel has been added.
Mar 22 2011
Work In Progress 3
Almost ready . . .
Mar 23 2011
Work In Progress 3
With the installation of the domestically manufactured Royal 5C Pneumatic Collet Closer, the Haas TL2 cnc tool room lathe with the optional 3500rpm spindle is officially operational.
Apr 21 2011
Haas SR-100 Router and Oneida V3000 Cyclone Dust Collector
A domestically manuifactured Onedia V-3000 dust collector was ordered and installed for the Haas SR-100 router.
Jun 13 2011
ULS M300 Laser Cartridge Replacement
After 8 years of use, the power output on the 35Watt CO2 laser cartridge on the ULS M300 laser engraver (Made in USA) started to fade within a couple minutes of vector cutting. ULS has a laser cartridge exchange program and the installation is a quick toolless 5 minute process.