Cool Tools, Product Development, customer projects, and CNC Tips from Tormach, the maker of personal CNC mills and accessories.
A fully adjustable tailstock option is now available for the 15L Slant-PRO CNC lathe. Features include: 3MT Taper 3.5" stroke via handwheel adjustments in both X and Y (elevation) Check out the following video for more information of how to install and align the tailstock. The design of our tailstock has a lot to do with ... More
Attention Southern California! Once again, we will be participating in Little Machine Shop's open house event this year on Saturday, October 26. Stop by to talk with our technical staff about Tormach products, meet other machinists in Southern California Hobby metalworking community, and enjoy refreshments and great deals on items ... More
Q: Where can I get a Tombstone? Cemetery? Frozen Pizza Aisle in the grocery store? www.tormach.com Just in time for Halloween, we are now offering a unique 4-sided cast iron tombstone, specially designed for small mills. Here's a short video showing how to get started. In case you didn't know, in the world of machining ... More
In late 2013, we launched the new Tormach Solid Models library, which was discussed in a previous Milling Around blog post. Recently we have remodeled and expanded that section of the Tormach.com Web site. First, the names of the specific libraries have changed. Currently, the Tormach Solid Models library contains downloadable ... More
Mill Enclosure Options We've recently released the DIY Frame Kit as another option for coolant and chip control on your PCNC mill. With this in mind it seems a good time to review the relevant considerations as you ponder what the best solution would be for your shop. Chip Guard and Backsplash: ... More