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Homemade Taig Lathe Setup
Leon Dionne on cartertools.blogspot.com
Homemade Taig lathe setup powered by a 1/4 HP, 220v, 3-phase motor with a variable frequency drive and features a jack shaft to increase torque. Tailstock incorporates an extended lever, and its hex screw is replaced by a tommy bar. Motor mount was fabricated from angle iron and 1/4" slide rods are fixed to a wooden base.
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