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Forum topic by REO posted 05-09-2015 05:13 PM 915 views 0 times favorited 6 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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REO

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05-09-2015 05:13 PM

Topic tags/keywords: jig

just finished the first order of parts on this lathe!

I added onto a lathe I had built a while ago using an atlas 6” metal headstock. I had to re-machine the chuck to fit the headstock

In the back the template can bee seen.


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#1 posted 05-09-2015 06:16 PM

REO,

Looks like you built your custom lathe… and it works great for making those rosettes!

Very good!

COOL way to solve a problem! :)

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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#2 posted 05-10-2015 02:16 AM

This is the fourth in the last few years. Thanks Joe!

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#3 posted 05-11-2015 12:52 PM

REO, where is the video showing that puppy in action?

Rosettes look nice!

-- Bill

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#4 posted 05-11-2015 12:57 PM

Nice work on rigging that lathe up.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#5 posted 05-11-2015 08:19 PM

The forum is cutting off most of the picture. I recommend right clicking on the pictures and open picture in a new tab, they will make more sense.

Looks good Reo.

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#6 posted 05-12-2015 01:05 AM



I know they are kinda fuzzy. I’ll get better pics later. using the phone. I don’t have a decent place to take vid at the moment airplane parts and jigs all over the shop.
Your replies are appreciated and encouraging!

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