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    04-16-2018, 7:48 PM
    Will 20mm rod work? Cut to length. If you need a collar there are stock shaft collars. Internet search finds these cheap. C
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    04-16-2018, 9:01 AM
    Clint Bach replied to a thread Steady rest in Turner's Forum
    I made mine out of heavy angle iron and steel plate with square tubing for the arms. It is rectangular for some very good reasons. In my opinion...
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    04-13-2018, 2:50 PM
    Clint Bach replied to a thread Hammer weight in Neanderthal Haven
    Replacing or adding to your hammers? I know very few people who have several of the same hammer. For me the question is head style... Rip hammer or...
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    04-12-2018, 10:27 PM
    Clint Bach replied to a thread New Lathe in Turner's Forum
    I have a Shopsmith and it can be used as a lathe. It makes a terrible lathe. It's underpowered, doesn't have low enough speeds, the tailstock is a...
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    04-06-2018, 8:08 PM
    Clint Bach replied to a thread Needle cases in Turner's Forum
    John, What did you search for? I haven't been able to find them. What is the kit called? Link maybe? Clint
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    04-04-2018, 7:00 PM
    Clint Bach replied to a thread G0766 Issues in Turner's Forum
    Just call grizzly... They should send you a new potentiometer. It's a common issue. Waiting just takes extra time. It is covered by the warranty. In...
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    03-31-2018, 12:36 AM
    Clint Bach replied to a thread Skew questions in Turner's Forum
    John, the 19 or 20 metric er32 collet set will cover every diameter from 2 or 3 mm to 20 mm. No gaps in the spectrum so you can hold any diameter...
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    03-30-2018, 9:18 AM
    Clint Bach replied to a thread Skew questions in Turner's Forum
    I've been known to use a mandrel saver in the tailstock. Just slip a tenon of the right diameter into the mandrel saver and go for it. The result is...
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    03-28-2018, 12:06 AM
    Uh oh, now I've gotta get a sodium filled Diesel engine valve and a metal bucket of water. I've got a grinder. What kind of safety and protection are...
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    03-25-2018, 9:07 AM
    I like the narrower foot. I has a shape and form similar to a hot air balloon. I seems to be ready to lift off the table and I love it. There is...
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    03-21-2018, 10:16 PM
    David, you are not required to slide the headstock all the way to the end of the regular ways. You could move it back the distance of the chuck...
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