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Of Tool Cabinets, Chewing Gum and Sealng Wax #8: Other projects – Lathe cart

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Blog entry by Bluenote38 posted 10-14-2018 12:06 AM 407 reads 0 times favorited 0 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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So along the way I built a Lathe cart. My lathe isn’t big so I had it sitting on a garage sale table without casters so it was always where ai didn’t want or need it. In keeping with building things with leftover and scrap wood I created it in two parts an upper and a lower. Never to be separated – I just didn’t have any big pieces. I made the top long enough to accommodate a small grinder and when it is not in use I can hang the grinder on the end.

The cart has two full with drawers faced with leftover Ecaudoran plywood and stainless steel hands in keeping with the Sand cart I finish up earlier.

In addition to the drawers I put in a pencil till to make pencil and paper easy to find

The bottom I left open to allow for wood storage.

So far it is working out great – though I need to get in a bit more time on actual turning.

-- Bill - Rochester MI



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