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    Making a Crush Collet

    Machined-in-place collets are nothing new but it gets tricky when the center hole is too small to true up with a boring bar. One solution is to make a "Crush collet". This approach can be used with any hole that can be drilled and, if desired, reamed.

    If you are interested, please see

    http://rick.sparber.org/CCWW.pdf


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    Rick
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    Thanks Rick! We've added your Crush Collet to our Workholding category, as well as to your builder page: Rick's Homemade Tools. Your receipt:



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