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Old 06-19-2009, 12:21 AM   #1
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I wanted to build a nice cabinet mill station for the big Crankandstein Mill that I bought. I got the 328D mill it has (3) 2" rollers that are 8" long. I mill a lot of grain and also mill for many friends in the area, so I wanted a mill that could mill 20 lbs in a minute. It is powered by a 3/4 HP motor, and is geared down to about 207 rpms. However, I have also connected it to a router speed controller so I can adjust it more if need be. The basic cabinet took 2 days to build, and I still need to build the hopper, the front door, and paint it, but its basically done.
It has been a lot of fun to build and since I have a shop full of woodworking tools, I figured I had better use them. Anyways, pics will now follow.

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Old 06-19-2009, 12:29 AM   #2
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More Pics of the cabinet.


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Old 06-19-2009, 12:30 AM   #3
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Old 06-19-2009, 12:33 AM   #4
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Very nice cabinet. I like your attention to detail.
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Old 06-19-2009, 12:39 AM   #5
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That is simply beautiful. Good call putting it on casters, you will be glad you did.
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Old 06-19-2009, 12:51 AM   #6
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Nice work!

Not only am I jealous that you built such a thing, I'm doubly jealous that you have room to store it when not in use.
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Wow, very impressive.
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Christ man, that looks better than some of the stuff in our den

Pretty work!
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Wow, this is great. Nice design!
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Thank you all for the kind words....I alot has gone into designing and building this cabinet.

Again. thanks for the kind words!


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