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Posted on Lathe chucks for beginners ????

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#1 posted 06-24-2013 06:46 AM

Shawn, those chucks are designed for metal and will not hold wood safely. The threads on your Craftsman lathe are almost certainly 3/4×16. I ended up with a Nova Midi but there are other good brands.

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