Sherline Mill 5000 Sherline Vertical Milling Machine
Sherline Mill 5000-series mills are Sherline's most economical mills and would be a good starting point for any miniature machine shop.
A solid 10" (254mm) aluminum base
Precision machined dovetailed slides with adjustable gibs
Permanently lubricated spindle bearings
Adjustable preload anti-backlash feed screws on the X- and Y-axes
Two 1-5/8" (41mm) laser engraved aluminum handwheels
One 2-1/2" (63mm) laser engraved handwheel with thrust bearings
Many other features found only on the best commercial machines.
feeds calibrated in .001" increments,
a high-torque DC motor with variable speed control. The
speed control is internally equipped with a converter that automatically adjusts between inputs of 100 VAC to 240 VAC, 50-60 Hz. without loss of torque
Speed is continuously variable from 70 to 2800 RPM without gear or belt changes.
A second pulley position is available for providing additional torque at low RPM