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    Mill/lathe

    My lathe mill, made from a kit that is no longer available. Ways are 3/4" hydraulic cylinder rods set in grooves machined in heavy 6" square tubing. More work still needed on this machine but it is already very useful. Table and headstock bearing housing, hand wheels and tailstock are cast iron in homemade foundry by kit developer.
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    Thanks Manitoba Man! I've added your Lathe Mill to our Lathes category, as well as to your builder page: Manitoba Man's Homemade Tools. Your receipt:


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    That's an interesting build, Manitoba Man. Looking forward to more posts about this.


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