Capabilities of a 12" lathe

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RSG
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Re: Capabilities of a 12" lathe

Post by RSG » Wed Mar 20, 2019 8:07 am

whateg0 wrote:
Tue Mar 19, 2019 11:38 am
On my old lathe, I have even removed the compound at times, to both gain clearance, and allow attachment of the tool at an odd angle to reach back to the work.

Dave
Sounds like one heck of a lot of aggravation but appreciate the insight just the same.
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Re: Capabilities of a 12" lathe

Post by whateg0 » Wed Mar 20, 2019 8:22 am

RSG wrote:
Wed Mar 20, 2019 8:07 am
Sounds like one heck of a lot of aggravation but appreciate the insight just the same.
Yes, it is, but we do what we have to do to make parts.

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