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    Chuck Tool Spring loaded

    I (roughly) made a spring loaded chuck tool.
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    Kinda rough but works well.

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    functionality for me always wins over form.
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    how does it work actually?

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    The spring pushes the tool out of the chuck so that one cannot leave the tool in the chuck when you turn it on, I personally know someone who has done that a couple of times.

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    Thanks for the clarification. Intelligent safety related idea.

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    Thanks Ralphxyz! We've added your Spring Loaded Chuck Key to our Lathe Accessories category,
    as well as to your builder page: Ralphxyz's Homemade Tools. Your receipt:






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