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by Demoman357
Thu May 30, 2019 12:40 pm
Forum: Lathes
Topic: Damaged chuck - a forensic investigation
Replies: 21
Views: 6128

Re: Damaged chuck - a forensic investigation

I am liking the “dropped chuck” theory. The lathe has no visible damage to the bed, carriage, tool holder, or cross slide so I am hoping for the best. I have hand-rotated everything I can without hearing any horrendous noises or feeling any strange resistance. I will start now to indicate the spindl...
by Demoman357
Thu May 30, 2019 12:37 pm
Forum: Lathes
Topic: Damaged chuck - a forensic investigation
Replies: 21
Views: 6128

Re: Damaged chuck - a forensic investigation

Even more pictures of a ruined chuck:
by Demoman357
Thu May 30, 2019 12:35 pm
Forum: Lathes
Topic: Damaged chuck - a forensic investigation
Replies: 21
Views: 6128

Re: Damaged chuck - a forensic investigation

More pictures of the evidence:
by Demoman357
Sun May 26, 2019 12:10 pm
Forum: Lathes
Topic: Damaged chuck - a forensic investigation
Replies: 21
Views: 6128

Damaged chuck - a forensic investigation

I inherited a Goodway 16x60 engine lathe from my father. My sibling used the lathe just before my father died. My father said that he thought that my sibling had damaged something badly when he used it. My sibling will not confess to any such sin, but... This are pictures of a Bison 3245 scroll chuc...