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    Direct Drive Lathe 1/2 inch belt

    Direct Drive Lathe 1/2 inch belt to the D.C. motor no gears.

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    Thanks captainleeward! I've added your Direct Drive Lathe to our Lathes category, as well as to your builder page: captainleeward's Homemade Tools. Your receipt:


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    This must be pretty quite operation when running at moderate speeds. Also looks like another way to boost the RPMs for machining very small parts and when using a headstock grinder.

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    Mainly for the Variable speed control no changing gears except for thread turning. :O)


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