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Re: help to find collets size
« Reply #10 on: December 27, 2010, 12:45:36 PM »
Yes thats the one this is what I have they use a generic pic for the website for all the lathes they have.

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Re: help to find collets size
« Reply #11 on: December 27, 2010, 12:49:54 PM »
Doh on my part looks like it is a Q24-16 (says it on the shaft)

Now all I have to do is find a R8 chuck to suit it lol god I feel stupid never looked at the holder hehe

looks like this is going to be a bust nothing on ebay at all wow thats a first.

Let me know if anyone finds anything in the UK please
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Re: help to find collets size
« Reply #12 on: December 27, 2010, 01:07:36 PM »
can you put up a close up pic of the collet
Re: Re: help to find collets size
« Reply #13 on: December 27, 2010, 01:14:15 PM »
Doh on my part looks like it is a Q24-16 (says it on the shaft)

Now all I have to do is find a R8 chuck to suit it lol god I feel stupid never looked at the holder hehe

looks like this is going to be a bust nothing on ebay at all wow thats a first.

Let me know if anyone finds anything in the UK please

Would this be an ER16 ? as 16 is the end of the code you mentioned

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Re: help to find collets size
« Reply #14 on: December 27, 2010, 01:18:27 PM »
the set goes up to 16mm bore, so if any it would be an er25

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Re: help to find collets size
« Reply #15 on: December 27, 2010, 01:23:00 PM »
The Q24-16 is a type of collet i think from what I have read on the web

Re: help to find collets size
« Reply #16 on: December 27, 2010, 01:25:39 PM »
Re: help to find collets size
« Reply #17 on: December 27, 2010, 01:28:03 PM »
to use them, it looks like you're going to have to make a holder out of a soft ended r8 blank using the nut and collets from your set.