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by p pfeiffer
Fri Apr 29, 2011 10:37 pm
Forum: Lathes
Topic: disassembly of SB Cushman 3 jaw chuck--help needed
Replies: 6
Views: 2117

Re: disassembly of SB Cushman 3 jaw chuck--help needed

when the mounting plate comes off, underneath are the three screw heads, going through to the front of the chuck. There is also a dowel, offset, but parallel to the screws. i can take out the screws easily. the dowel, no. this chuck has only one pinion. i have been told that one pinion is better for...
by p pfeiffer
Fri Apr 29, 2011 1:13 pm
Forum: Lathes
Topic: disassembly of SB Cushman 3 jaw chuck--help needed
Replies: 6
Views: 2117

disassembly of SB Cushman 3 jaw chuck--help needed

I am trying to get my 3 jaw apart to clean it up. The back plate comes off ok. Then there are three socket head screws and a dowel pin. It doesn't seem to want to go any farther than that. It came from a high school shop. Probably made in the fifties. Also, I've got the pinion out. Am I making a big...