Homemade Steady Rest for Metal-Cutting Lathe
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C.W. Woodson on kinzers.com
Homemade steady rest machined from cold rolled steel. Ring fabricated either by cutting thick walled tubing or boring steel plates. Brass cap screws serve as adjustable jaws, spaced 120 degrees apart on the ring. Two sections of angle iron support the ring on the base.
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