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  1. Workholding in the lathe, centre drive.

    Started by Philip Davies, May 1, 2020 09:33 AM
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  3. Woodturning: provision for abrasives, etc.

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  4. Pot chucks: workholding in the lathe

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  5. Octagonal, rosewood chisel handles

    Started by Philip Davies, May 1, 2020 09:56 AM
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  6. Strap clamps & T nuts

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  7. Moved: Quick burr storage solution

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  8. A Benchtop Shoe

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  12. Moved: Easy way to motorize a lead or feed screw.

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  15. Moved: Modification of a tap wrench

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  16. Moved: Homemde Router Planer

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