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Mini lathe (and mill) discussion.

dhal22

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No, it was political humor. The Muslim representative in Minnesota (?) made that comment about 9/11 (somebody did something) and got blasted for it.
 
Hey Tony,
It's a spider for the lathe spindle. I have to make a bunch of sheer pins for work and the stock is 3' long. This will let me use the 3' stock without having to cut it down to work with.
 

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Made some sleeves for my boring bars. Still need to make a couple more. so far so good. For the larger bar, I had to run set screws down through the top of the holder. Took me a the better part of an hour just to tap those out due to the hardness of the metal.
 

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