Video of machine in action
Ice Cream Making machine from the goodwill store
wheel with shaft I had in my garage. Never knew what it was, got it when I bought a used shopsmith. It is not an accessory for the shopsmith.
whell with 5/8 shaft
made a 12 inch MDF plater with my circle jig, hen routed the recess to accept the metal wheel.
wheel plus platter
complete platter assembly
home made coupler from ice making machine to 5/8 shaft. Plastic was the machine coupler to ice cream bucket. The metal part is a shaft extender for 5/8 tools.
coupler on top of motor
coupler attached to motor
Motor, coupler and platter dry fit.
threaded center with knob to tighten the lp against platter
screwed on threaded knob
dry fit of the platter and bearing assy.
cuttng the slot for the vacuum wand.
end tube of vacuum wand
vacuum motor from cannibalized upright vacuum that was not working (plastic parts broken).
start of cabinet assembly
dry fit of inside components.
dry fit with top on.
sealing corners with acrylic
vacuum table port. bottom piece serves as stopper for a spring that is inserted from the top and automatically raises the vacuum wand when off.
dry fit with upper components
Sealing tape to seal compartment and back panel (for maximum suction)
Upper view of vacuum table port
bearing for platter
small gas canister
chopped up cannister
switch plate front
clearance for switch bodies