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#1 posted 11-08-2014 08:48 PM

+1 on hairy’s recommendation.

While there may be some benefit in buying a chuck that you can move to a bigger lathe down the road, putting an 8-pound chuck on a mini or midi lathe doesn’t make much sense to me.

Also, if you buy a big, expensive chuck now, what would you do in the future if one of the manufacturers comes out with a new feature that you just can’t live without?

-- Gerry -- "I don't plan to ever really grow up ... I'm just going to learn how to act in public!"


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