Nick: Japala  Info
Age: 47
Location: Raahe

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CNC Clamp

Author: Japala
Used time: 3 hours
Cost: ~2 euros
Categories: Tools

I made a mistake of drilling some additional holes that would eventually form the groove. The holes where all over the place and as I found out that the Dremel cutting disk didn't have any problems on cutting this stuff, the holes were totally unnecessary.

Two pieces cut, two more to go. I decided to keep the pieces together as long as possible as I don't have a wise here. This allowed me to keep the work piece better under control.

And now some threads. M6 bolt will be passing through here so first I drilled 5 mm hole and used M6x0.75 tap and after that M6x1.0 .

I was surprised how time consuming cutting aluminum can be. The hack saw that I used had a relatively new blade on it but still the process took a lot of time.