Step 2: Bits and Pieces

Shopping List -
600 mm of 25mm square steel tube
>500 mm of 30mm x 2mm square steel tube - needs to be cut into 2 x 200mm , 2 x 50mm.
>600 mm of 30mm steel angle - needs to be cut into 4 x 30mm, 4 x 45mm, 1 x 230mm.

You can either have the supplier cut the steel or do it yourself.  If you do it yourself allow some extra length for the 30mm square and angle due to the cutting blade thickness.  Also after cutting you might want to file all the sharp edges.

5/16" nuts - at least 4 for the jig.  I bought a box as I can see me using them for more jigs and projects.
4 off   1" knob with 5/16" thread
5/16" Tee nuts - optional, for mounting the jig on a wooden base board
5/16" bolts - optional, for mounting the jig on a wooden base board

<p>Nice jig ,well thought out I'm new to wood turning but have always ground my own drills and chisels buy eye.will have ago at this would possibly but a adjustable support to ajust the angle of chisel one flat and one curved,for round chisels</p>
Nicely done. You might find Captain Eddie interesting,http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5i9RDnJHz9g
Very very impressive.... I just finished my lathe sharpening center with the wolverine system. before I did that though I was using a shop made wood version that gave inconsitant results especially with a six inch wheel.. <br> <br>You have done a FINE job on this Great job! <br>
Interesting, thanks for sharing.
It is nice isn't it?I just picked up <a href="http://i.imgur.com/ieMSq.jpg" rel="nofollow">another grinder</a> this weekend. It needs some work. I am loosening it all up with my PB Blaster.
Those old motors are stronger than present. <br> <br>You remind me that I have to replace my WD40, thanks.
I'm sure if you spend all kinds of money you can still get nice motors today. The good old ones can be a lot cheaper. $5 for that one. I just took the arbors off of it today and wire wheeled the rust off of them. Now I have to take the rest of it apart, clean it, and paint it. I run a dude workshop where everything has to be nice, dude!<br><br>I bet you could brew up a better penetrating oil than WD-40. Then write an Instructable about it!
Very good initiative that of restore and beautify the old engine. <br> <br>No, for me WD40 is the summum! Surely developers had earn a lot of money, they deserve it. One of the great ideas of WD40 was to give it a pleasant smell.
I have the grinder painted now so I figured I'd give you an updated picture of it:<br> <br> <a href="http://i.imgur.com/nj6Lj.jpg" rel="nofollow">http://i.imgur.com/nj6Lj.jpg</a><br> <br> I still have to wire it back up.
Nice motor!
I need to make something like the tool rests in this article for it. I also need to figure out where I am going to set it up. I am getting a little crowded here.
I have the motor all apart and am cleaning it up now to paint.<br><br>One thing PB Blaster isn't is good smelling. It used to be worse though.
Do you have any ideas on how to sharpen skew chisels? I could use an oil stone freehand but currently I'm not skilled enough for that.
great instructable, ingenious idea!
Perfect ! &acirc;€&brvbar; <br>Thanks for sharing !&acirc;€&brvbar;

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