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Homemade Headstock Indexing Unit

Headstock Indexing Unit
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Homemade headstock indexing unit machined from steel and featuring brass bearing blocks and worm gear. Mounted on the lathe headstock via M4 studs and 10mm hexagonal bars. Graduated collar incorporates eight, 1-degree divisions subdivided into five divisions of 0.2 degrees each.
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Jan 16, 2014 4:43 PM
Great craftsmanship!
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Jan 16, 2014 4:43 PM
Great craftsmanship!

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