Right now im stuck on wither its a good idea to invest in a lathe and milling machine. So that I wouldn't have to depend on a outside source for tooling. I need a various plug fittings, made for press fitting on frame im making. Plugs no bigger then a 4-5in diameter, and 4-5in height made from aluminum.
Now would it make sense too just invest in these tools for my self? Or too just source the work out? I've been quoted up $500 for a group of 5 plugs, but there is the chance i might need more, or different sizes.
Because of the nature of the work ill be doing this is the machine i was looking into. I choose this model for its variable speed, making work a little easier for me. And the work envelope looks to be prefect for what i will be doing.
I was very intrested in grizzly G0752
Do you think it would suffice? Or should i just be looking else where?
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