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In this video we make the tool for centering your tail-stock and show you how to modify the tail-stock so that you can property align it. Included is extended nut and handle modification so you [More]
In this video I will show you how this lathe chuck works and how well it works in a drill. Then I will show you how to make this for a fraction of the price [More]
http://www.mainsteam.co.uk This is “MODEL ENGINEERING FOR BEGINNERS” a free tutorial series by Keith Appleton which covers most aspects of the hobby of model engineering starting with basic Lathe operation. Full of useful tips & explanations.The [More]
How to Lift Your Small Lathe & Set on Stand – Setting up a Granite Combo Machine • This is a tutorial on how to Lift your Granite Machine 3-in-1 in a safe and proper [More]
How I make a Wood Turner classic “A Decorative Mushroom”… These Mushrooms look great around the house and seem to really draw people to a vending table! SO excited to Turn this piece of Pennsylvania [More]
In this video I replace and upgrade some wood lathe parts to refresh and/or enhance my wood lathe. I currently use a PSI (Pen State Industries) wood lathe which I’ve had for many years and [More]
How to make a awesome Foot Powered Lathe with a bungee cord, two bug nails and some rope. I saved few bucks by mounting my foot powered lathe to my work bench. So It only [More]
The next pieces of this project are the tool rest and the tailstock. They both ride on the rail like the headstock does. If you want to see more on how they work and are [More]
CNC turning and live tooling of single thread. The part shown is a steel double sided stud. View more about our processes here: http://www.jcgibbons.com/cnc-turning