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Old January 6th, 2017, 11:11 AM   #121
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I don't know if it's already been stated but did they use 8620?

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Old January 6th, 2017, 12:32 PM   #122
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Yes, there old web page showed a 12lb rectangle billet of 8620 that they started with.

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Old January 8th, 2017, 06:58 AM   #123
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Milling the bridge back face and width.Will broach corners later.




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Old January 8th, 2017, 07:30 AM   #124
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Originals were machined with a small right angle milling head. I'll be using a universal swivel joint extension and bearing mounted in passage .
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Old January 16th, 2017, 06:47 PM   #126
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Short clip milling the mag well with extra length endmill .

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Rouging out front bridge/rear mag well ,will go back and broach the corners with 45 degree tool steel.The bridge front just barely cleaned up with .010 to spare.





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