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CNC PIKANTO

Winch drum machining video

99mm diameter winch drum for arm-winch type sheeting with powerful (e.g. HiTec) digital servos. CNC-machined in aluminium. four M3 threaded holes, weight 21 grams, price 30 euro/pcs.

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CNC

Thumbwheels

M4 thumb-wheels in aluminium for the mast-ram on the model yacht.

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CNC PIKANTO

Mast partner machining

This fork-shaped aluminium part sits in the groove of the foredeck of the PIKANTO. It supports the mast sideways, the M3 threaded hole is for a mast-rake adjustment screw, and the forward hole is for an acetal jib-sheet lead.

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CNC PIKANTO

Eyebolt machining

Jari has been making eyebolts in brass and stainless steel with the cnc mill. These are M3 bolts with a hole/eye on the end. They are bolted to the deck of model yachts and provide attachment points for the jib, shrouds, and backstay.

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CNC PIKANTO

Rudder mould Rock

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CNC PIKANTO

Milling Steel

And here some pocketing in aluminium:

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Photo

Canon 500D HD video test

Testing how 720p @ 30 fps recorded with the 500D looks on youtube:

Unfortunately the blog theme calls for 450 pixels wide pictures and videos, so you'll have to click through to youtube to see the glorious HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G7xq1h5KwuE