Tri_color_TurnersMatt Lewis, GA, US
A useful Shopmade chuck for reverse turning smaller pieces. Made from scrap wood and a hose clamp, you end up with a functional chuck and a router base for a variety of uses on the lathe.
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The is where I turn. It is a 10' x 12" kit shed I insulated and wired. I recently rearranged and moved two Jet mini-lathes out to make room for the Woodfast MC 908 (ca 1994/95). One mini is in...