X2 Conversion Tooling
X2 CNC Conversion Tooling

Below you will find the complete list of tooling needed to machine the X2 CNC Conversion.
The majority of the items are drill bits and taps. You should pick up a complete set of each anyway for your shop, they are basic, must haves. Don't buy the cheap imports, spend a few more dollars for decent US high speed steel or cobalt bits, with a Drill Doctor, they should last for years. Drill bits size 1 - 60Drill bits size A -ZDrill bits size 1/16 - 1/2Tap and Die Set.


Drill Bits
#36, #29, #21, #7, F, I, O, 5/32, 15/64, 1/4, 19/64, 21/64, 7/8*

Taps
6-32, 8-32, 10-32, 1/4-20, 5/16-18, 5/16-24, 15/16-16*

Endmills
1/4, 3/8, 15/32, 11/16

Countersink
5/8 90 degree

Centerdrill
5/16 double ended

Reamers
1/4, 5/16**


* - If you can cut internal threads on a lathe,  you will not need to purchase the 7/8 drill bit or 15/16-16 tap.

** - These 2 reamers are for making the solid motor couplings, They won't be needed if you decide to use flexible motor couplings or Oldham Couplings.
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