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Homemade Tailstock Lock
c.phili on homemadetools.net
Homemade tailstock locking mechanism for a metal lathe consisting of a handle and cam arrangement intended to drive a spring-loaded plate against the ways. Handle is easily actuated in either direction, eliminating the necessity for a locking key.
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