The Enclosure Zoo
An idea notebook for people
on machine tool enclosures. Some are built, some are commercial. Also check out the page for the enclosure I built for my own mill.
Tormach Flood Enclosure
was up on CNCZone, just gorgeous:
Nice addition to that Tormach mill...
A parts list
for the 80/20 enclosure may be found online...
Enclosure for a Small Mill
That's not a
chip conveyor, which is what I thought at first. But it is a gently sloping
trough that lets the chips drop out as the coolant makes its way back
to the reservoir....
and compressor underneath. I like the use of the Craftsman workbench as
Enclosure for an Industrial Hobbies Mill
I'd be racking toolholders up and down the sides too...
The mess all
lives inside the enclosure now...
are fiberglassed into the enclosure for the machine to sit on. They isolate
Desktop Enclosure for a KX1
Very clean small
Convert a KX3 to a Pro VMC on CNCZone
Beautiful enclosure comes out
looking just like a little VMC!
Frame with door
enclosures have protection from the fray...
Seems you can never have too much light!
Good shot of the enclosure pretty well finished. I think he should've put a snazzy "KX3" logo top left in red!
Table Enclosures: When You Don't Want to Deal With a Full Enclosure
Nice one from Keen on CNCZone...
Keen's enclosure for his Tormach table from below...