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Forum topic by Dan Krager posted 07-26-2014 10:09 PM 543 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Dan Krager

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07-26-2014 10:09 PM

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I have seen, but don’t remember where, an 18” (or so) hollow tool steel pipe set up with a shop vac adapter that effectively collected the chips from a spindle roughing operation. A relatively short length of tool steel tube was welded to the end of a longer mild steel pipe and sharpened like a roughing tool. Google cannot find it, or I don’t know what else to put in the search field. I could not find any information on LJ, but not saying it isn’t there…I just can’t seem to find it.
Does anyone know where I can retrieve the information to buy one? It was being made for sale for about $80 if I remember correctly.
Thanks in advance for your help.

-- Dan Krager, Olney IL

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#1 posted 07-26-2014 10:19 PM

Dan, is this it?

Here’s the website

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#2 posted 07-26-2014 10:24 PM

Yup, that’s the picture I remember. Thanks Jerry.

-- Dan Krager, Olney IL

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#3 posted 07-27-2014 12:12 AM

Damn, now I want one myself. The huge messes I make when rough turning things would pretty much go away, sounds amazing.

-- Allen, Colorado

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