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    jjr2001,

    I was looking at your slotting tool and I have another question. How does your design prevent rotational movement? Just wondering.
    Dick


    Links to some of my plans:

    http://www.homemadetools.net/forum/f...6068#post65876 OFF-SET TAILSTOCK CENTER PLANS
    http://www.homemadetools.net/forum/s...995#post112113 SMALL TURRET TOOL POST PLANS
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    http://www.homemadetools.net/forum/m...383#post110340 MINI-LATHE CARRIAGE LOCK PLANS
    http://www.homemadetools.net/forum/s...191#post106483 SMALL QC TOOL POST PLANS
    http://www.homemadetools.net/forum/q...849#post119345 QUICK CHANGE LATHE TURRET
    http://www.homemadetools.net/forum/m...949#post119893 MINI LATHE COMPOUND PIVOT MODIFICATION

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    Thanks TM,

    I almost went the route of using my chuck back plate for some simple indexing which should work fine.
    I changed my mind after realizing that 60 holes would be a very good choice for a single indexing plate. The old CNC
    machine would knock that out in short order from an aluminum plate and I could just install it on the back side of the spindle outboard
    of the gear train. So that is my next project.

    Cheers, JR


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