How I was able to drill the holes in the jewellery stand

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How I was able to drill the holes in the jewellery stand
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I had to stop the jewellery stand part way through in order to find a way to drill the evenly spaced holes around the circumference. This is what I came up with.


-- Harry, Western Australia

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#1 posted 06-19-2012 10:44 AM

Harry that is a great tutorial.

Thank You


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#2 posted 06-19-2012 03:47 PM

That’s not the first time you did some metal-work either. Great job Harry.

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#3 posted 06-20-2012 01:36 AM

Great work Harry!

Lucky my Woodfast lathe already has indexing on the shaft pulleys.



-- Stephen, Perth Western Australia, My inspiration – the Carpenter from Nazareth!

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#4 posted 06-20-2012 01:44 AM


-- So many tools, so little money. *heavy sigh*

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#5 posted 06-20-2012 04:37 AM

A great blog and excellent result Harry.

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#6 posted 06-20-2012 11:43 AM

Thank you guys, your nice comments are appreciated. Recently a fellow member posted an indexing system that he had made out of MDF and formed the thread by screwing it onto the headstock. I’m sure that this could be done using the rest of my methodology.

-- Harry, Western Australia

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