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I also made my own...

April 24 2012 at 7:39 AM
  (Login denisvanb)
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Response to Why not make your own?

... but i used an anodized aluminium plate (blank front panel for electronic devices) as a bottom plate, as it's surface is quite hard, harder than plexiglass, anyway...
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I used metric bits, being european, and every 0.1mm from 0.5 to 2.6 mm , smaller sizes are too small.
I had recommendations to use steel alloys. and to countersunk the plate first, i.e. to drill a bigger not-through hole first, then drill the final hole from the countersunk side to have less drilling thickness.
I will do this next time, as the holes in aluminium slowly get larger...
Denis

 
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