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.
Rate this build:
Related Homemade Tools:
Signup for our newsletter and get the 173 Best Homemade Tools eBook free!