METAL LATHE?

HOW CAN I MAKE A SIMPLE METAL LATHE TO DO HOBBY WORK IN MY SHOP PS. I DONT OWN A BANK AND CAN PRETTY MUCH DO ANYTHING WITH TOOLS ANY HELP WOULD BE APPRECIATED CHEERS!

rickharris5 years ago
There are numerous sites depending on your pocket and skill base:

http://www.vintageprojects.com/lathe-milling-plans.html

good place to start
tskil5 (author) 5 years ago
thanks its really hard to find good advice from someone who understands what i'm talking about. there's not much out there regarding thathes and whatnot.
Burf5 years ago
I've always wanted to Build a Gingery lathe. Take a look at this web site HERE:

http://silent1.home.netcom.com/HomebuiltLathe.htm