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    Offset Tail Stock Center From Plans

    Plans are available in the Plans section of Homemadetools.net.
    Nice job on the plans and instructions.
    Here are a few pictures of the materials and the build.

    Thanks for looking, JR
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    Thank you Jon, that is a very nice offer. Just happens that I have had my eye on rossbotics Universal Grinding Fixture Plans.
    Looks to be the perfect size for my little grinder and would be a great addition to my shop.

    Thanks again, JR

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    Nice Job JR! Is that taper attachment part of your Sherline equipment or did you make that too?
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    Hi PJ, the method I used for the taper was just to use the rear mounted compound slide with the inverted tool bit. Worked like a champ. The compound was purchased as part of the Sherline lathe kit.

    Cheers, JR

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    Thanks jjr2001! We've added your Tailstock Center to our Lathes category,
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    A great looking build. Thanks for posting pictures.


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