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airgunfans
( @airgunfans )
Joined: 2 years ago
Posts: 28
2018-07-25 00:23:16  

Hello,I am considering to install a 3-axis DRO to my old EMCO FB2 hobby mill and wonder what choices are out there. Those Chinese-made DRO is really cheap. Are they OK for use ? if not, which makes have higher quality and do not break the bank ? Thanks in advance


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doninva
( @doninva )
Joined: 2 years ago
Posts: 166
2018-07-25 15:09:09  

I have the igauge from ebay. Works fine, Don


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fivestar45
( @fivestar45 )
Joined: 2 years ago
Posts: 27
2018-07-27 08:47:11  

I've had the igauge St/St version on my mini mill for several years now, so far mo problems.


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TerryVanpool
( @tvanpool )
Joined: 2 years ago
Posts: 75
2018-07-27 22:12:20  
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This is about $400 on ebay. 3 axis, glass 5um scales. Going on 5 years with no problems.


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