Cutting axles for holding graphite

 

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TitleCutting axles for holding graphite

CategorySpeed Tips

Commentusing a jewelers lathe cut 2 - .030 wide grooves on axle land area (.375)that wheels rides on. cut axle to .086 diameter then polish axle diameter with 500 grit wet or dry sand paper. this will hold the graphite in the wheel longer and continue supplying lubricate for a longer period of time

ContributorDavid Nye

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Date Entered12-Jan-2009

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