Instructables: exploring - workshop - tools - lathe http://www.instructables.com Fri, 5 Feb 2016 14:43:28 PST BLOX v1.01 Rehandling Woodworking Lathe Chisels http://www.instructables.com/id/Rehandling-Woodworking-Lathe-Chisels/
Rehandling Woodworking Lathe Chisels - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/ZR2T/IK8MYAB0/FX1ZR2TIK8MYAB0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/ZR2T/IK8MYAB0/FX1ZR2TIK8MYAB0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/ZR2T/IK8MYAB0/FX1ZR2TIK8MYAB0.SMALL.jpg antagonizer When you invest in a new lathe, they often come with a few basic chisels to get you started. More often than not, they get tossed into my 'seconds' toolbox with my mismatched driver sets, loose sockets and assorted other cast off tools, only to be forgotten, and potentially handed down to another ne...
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 18:49:07 PST
Homemade Woodworking Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Woodworking-Lathe/
Homemade Woodworking Lathe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/QZKV/IJWUVCLC/FN2QZKVIJWUVCLC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/QZKV/IJWUVCLC/FN2QZKVIJWUVCLC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/QZKV/IJWUVCLC/FN2QZKVIJWUVCLC.SMALL.jpg WoodCrafts 67 This My Homemade Lathe I made Last year. It consists of An old drill press and Off cuts I had Leftover in the shop. Rails are from An Old louvre door some pine and for the rotating centre I used the bit/ collet end from an old router that was broke. I use this quite often and it still works grea...
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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 08:49:22 PST
Turning wood turning tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Turning-Wood-Turning-Tools/
Turning wood turning tools - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/YVIZ/IJHJRR0Z/F35YVIZIJHJRR0Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/YVIZ/IJHJRR0Z/F35YVIZIJHJRR0Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/YVIZ/IJHJRR0Z/F35YVIZIJHJRR0Z.SMALL.jpg world of woodcraft If you are interested in taking up wood turning or if you already turn and want more tools because more tools means more possibilities. In this instructable I will show you how to make: a 3 point tool, a circle skew and a round profile scraper. Some of these tools are available commercially, some ar...
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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 07:40:48 PST
Homemade Wood Metal Mini Lathe 100 % DIY with Aluminium http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Wood-Metal-Mini-Lathe-100-DIY-With-Alumin/
Homemade Wood Metal Mini Lathe 100 % DIY with Aluminium - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/E47C/IJVWJ0OB/FS5E47CIJVWJ0OB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/E47C/IJVWJ0OB/FS5E47CIJVWJ0OB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/E47C/IJVWJ0OB/FS5E47CIJVWJ0OB.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 A mini lathe is a petite version of the larger lathe, and allow the user to work with a much smaller block of wood than the large lathe. The mini lathe is the ideal size to fit into a normal home, and can be placed on work benches or tables. Do it in my home is nice because it is very cheap and easy...
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Thu, 7 Jan 2016 09:52:43 PST
Homemade Metal Lathe DIY Spindle Headstock by Drill Chucks http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Metal-Lathe-DIY-Spindle-Headstock-by-Dril/
Homemade Metal Lathe DIY Spindle Headstock by Drill Chucks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/79ES/IIRPJCUT/FLK79ESIIRPJCUT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/79ES/IIRPJCUT/FLK79ESIIRPJCUT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/79ES/IIRPJCUT/FLK79ESIIRPJCUT.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 Homemade Metal Lathe DIY Spindle by Drill ChucksA lathe is a piece of equipment used for shaping wood or other material. It consists of a base, which can be mounted on a bench or work table, and then, on either side, the headstock and the tailstock. The headstock has the spindle bearing which con...
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Mon, 28 Dec 2015 08:52:40 PST
Homemade DynamicTailstock DIY Tail Stock Mini Wood Metal Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-DynamicTailstock-DIY-Tail-Stock-Mini-Wood/
Homemade DynamicTailstock DIY Tail Stock Mini Wood Metal Lathe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/GD5R/II23VRFO/FYEGD5RII23VRFO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/GD5R/II23VRFO/FYEGD5RII23VRFO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/GD5R/II23VRFO/FYEGD5RII23VRFO.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 Tailstock is important part of lathe machine, It is also sometimes called the loose head stock or puppet head. It is mounted on the bed of the lathe such that it is capable of sliding along the latter maintaining its alignment with the head stock. On common types of medium size or small size lathes ...
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 05:07:56 PST
DIY Headstock Chuck Spindle Homemade Wood Metal Mini Lathe Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Tailstock-Slide-Homemade-Wood-Metal-Mini-Lathe/
DIY Headstock Chuck Spindle Homemade Wood Metal Mini Lathe Projects - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/K073/IJVWJ2VD/FADK073IJVWJ2VD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/K073/IJVWJ2VD/FADK073IJVWJ2VD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/K073/IJVWJ2VD/FADK073IJVWJ2VD.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 A Headstock Chuck Spindle is a device often used as part of an engineering lathe, wood-turning lathe, or used in conjunction with a rotary table on a milling machine. A Headstock Chuck Spindle is is usually used to apply support to the longitudinal rotary axis of a workpiece being machined. A lathe ...
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Wed, 2 Dec 2015 06:20:35 PST
Homemade Wood Metal Mini Lathe Projects DIY Headstock Chuck Spindle http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Wood-Metal-Mini-Lathe-Projects-DIY-Headst/
Homemade Wood Metal Mini Lathe Projects DIY Headstock Chuck Spindle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/U2OB/IHP907TD/FOOU2OBIHP907TD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/U2OB/IHP907TD/FOOU2OBIHP907TD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/U2OB/IHP907TD/FOOU2OBIHP907TD.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 Homemade Wood Metal Mini Lathe Projects DIY Headstock Chuck SpindleHomemade machining spindle intended for utilization in conjunction with a mini wood lathe machine. Fabricated from steel stock measuring 12 mm in diameter x 120 mm in length, 2 pcs bearing 32 mm / 12 mm, Chuck drills, Aluminium alloy...
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Tue, 1 Dec 2015 04:01:06 PST
Little wooden screwdriver http://www.instructables.com/id/Little-wooden-screwdriver/
Little wooden screwdriver - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/I7YJ/IHLVOXKO/FC8I7YJIHLVOXKO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/I7YJ/IHLVOXKO/FC8I7YJIHLVOXKO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/I7YJ/IHLVOXKO/FC8I7YJIHLVOXKO.SMALL.jpg pudtiny A little wooden screwdriver. A quick and easy lathe project and a great gift. Part One You will need a small piece of wood roughly 1 1/4" x 3".Find the centre and drill a hole large enough to accept the magnetic bit holder you have.Epoxy the bit holder into the hole and allow to dry.Wrap the bit ...
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Mon, 30 Nov 2015 11:53:29 PST
Rebuilding a Hammer & Handle http://www.instructables.com/id/Rebuilding-a-Hammer-Handle/
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Sun, 29 Nov 2015 05:35:25 PST
Wood Turning Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Turning-Tool/
Wood Turning Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/6CXV/IGV4CX17/FXK6CXVIGV4CX17.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/6CXV/IGV4CX17/FXK6CXVIGV4CX17.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/6CXV/IGV4CX17/FXK6CXVIGV4CX17.SMALL.jpg djpolymath Turn a wood turning tool Prepare Wood for Handle Drill a 1/2" hole half way down the vertical axis of the handle to accommodate the key stock. Turn the Wood Turn the wood into the desired shape for the handle. Drill Pipe Cap Obtain 1" copper pipe cap and drill a hole into the center. Grin...
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Wed, 11 Nov 2015 16:47:38 PST
Homemade Wood Metal Mini Mill Lathe by Aluminium Alloy and CNC Slide http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Wood-Metal-Mini-Mill-Lathe-by-Aluminium-A/
Homemade Wood Metal Mini Mill Lathe by Aluminium Alloy and CNC Slide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/10WS/IG2LXO3I/FLJ10WSIG2LXO3I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/10WS/IG2LXO3I/FLJ10WSIG2LXO3I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/10WS/IG2LXO3I/FLJ10WSIG2LXO3I.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 Homemade Wood Metal Mini Mill Lathe by Aluminium Alloy and CNC SlideMore Step by Step Homemade Mini Lathe DIY Wood Milling CNC Router here:Features: Motor take from old hand drill by using more powerful motor power is 144WHeadstock 80 mm ( lot on EBay ). . Center height- 100 mm, distance betw...
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Fri, 23 Oct 2015 07:27:56 PDT
UHMW Polymer Carver Deadblow Mallet http://www.instructables.com/id/UMHW-Polymer-Carver-Deadblow-Mallet/
UHMW Polymer Carver Deadblow Mallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/8N8M/IFDSUNRH/FOB8N8MIFDSUNRH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/8N8M/IFDSUNRH/FOB8N8MIFDSUNRH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/8N8M/IFDSUNRH/FOB8N8MIFDSUNRH.SMALL.jpg EricAusome In this Instructable, we set out eyes on a simple but very effective tool, the humble leather working mallet. I punch hundred’s of holes each week to slide metal clips into place or buttons snaps. For a long while, I used a simple 10″ long traditional mallet made from nylon. I wanted something more ...
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Mon, 5 Oct 2015 19:32:27 PDT
Homemade Wood Mini Mill Lathe Machine for DIY in Home http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Wood-Mini-Mill-Lathe-Machine-for-DIY-in-H/
Homemade Wood Mini Mill Lathe Machine for DIY in Home - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/TPXD/IF7IZRTW/FLETPXDIF7IZRTW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/TPXD/IF7IZRTW/FLETPXDIF7IZRTW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/TPXD/IF7IZRTW/FLETPXDIF7IZRTW.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 Description:1. This DIY miniature small wood lathe is simulated, simplifying the large lathe working principle, extensive use of high-strength aluminum alloy materials, CNC machining, for research using and DIY.2. DIY products for school experiment teaching or personal DIY use, not suitable for m...
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Wed, 30 Sep 2015 09:39:16 PDT
Workshop Safety http://www.instructables.com/id/Workshop-Safety/
Workshop Safety - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/6KYU/IDZSIU77/F8M6KYUIDZSIU77.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/6KYU/IDZSIU77/F8M6KYUIDZSIU77.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/6KYU/IDZSIU77/F8M6KYUIDZSIU77.SMALL.jpg davefhunt Joking aside here, Workshop safety is a serious matter. Even in the jokey pic there are several obvious mistakes. Health and Safety. Here in the UK we have the Health and Safety at Work act. 1974.http://www.hse.gov.uk/legislation/hswa.htmRead it.It is often used by lazy people as an excuse not to...
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 16:54:22 PDT
Artisan Mallets For Leathercraft, Woodworking And Sculpting http://www.instructables.com/id/Artisan-Mallets-For-Leathercraft-Woodworking-And-S/
Artisan Mallets For Leathercraft, Woodworking And Sculpting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/TIRN/IDUR7T3C/FWLTIRNIDUR7T3C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/TIRN/IDUR7T3C/FWLTIRNIDUR7T3C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/TIRN/IDUR7T3C/FWLTIRNIDUR7T3C.SMALL.jpg antagonizer There's an old saying that goes; "a craftsman/woman is only as good as his/her tools'. For me, that's only half the equation since, in my opinion, a crafter's greatest strength is in the ability to create his/her own equipment. To see a need, then conceptualize the piece of kit that would fill that ...
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 19:04:09 PDT
Homemade Wood Metal Lathe Mill Projects DIY Spindle Jaw Chuk http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Wood-Metal-Lathe-Mill-Projects-DIY-Spindl/
Homemade Wood Metal Lathe Mill Projects DIY Spindle Jaw Chuk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/VS7C/IDFSFKOO/FZZVS7CIDFSFKOO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/VS7C/IDFSFKOO/FZZVS7CIDFSFKOO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/VS7C/IDFSFKOO/FZZVS7CIDFSFKOO.SMALL.jpg trukmeeilee The Mini Metal Lathe is a tool for DIY, hobby, modelmaking, crafts, students,small parts processing and others. you can buy or you can make it very easy Spindle Jaw Chuk 80 mm ( lot on EBay ), old sew motor, Aluminium Alloy, bearing 40 / 17 mm
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Tue, 18 Aug 2015 01:31:54 PDT
Tailstock Chuck http://www.instructables.com/id/Tailstock-Chuck/
Tailstock Chuck - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/JN46/IDBI03V1/FH4JN46IDBI03V1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/JN46/IDBI03V1/FH4JN46IDBI03V1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/JN46/IDBI03V1/FH4JN46IDBI03V1.SMALL.jpg vreinkymov This instructable shows how to make a tapered drill chuck for a lathe out of a bolt. You'll need the following materials:Bench GrinderMetal FileBoltNutThreaded ChuckPrussian BlueEpoxy PuttySmall MotorCarbide Scribe Small Motor To keep the run-out to a minimum when machining the bolt, it's necessa...
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Fri, 14 Aug 2015 23:55:32 PDT
Homemade Mini Lathe Cheap with Aluminium Alloy and Linear Rails Slide CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Mini-Lathe-Cheap-with-Aluminium-Alloy-and/
Homemade Mini Lathe Cheap with Aluminium Alloy and Linear Rails Slide CNC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/4UMC/IBRRXSQN/F0H4UMCIBRRXSQN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/4UMC/IBRRXSQN/F0H4UMCIBRRXSQN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/4UMC/IBRRXSQN/F0H4UMCIBRRXSQN.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 Homemade Mini Lathe Cheap with Aluminium Alloy and Linear Rails Slide CNC very easy and nice workMaterials and Tools:4 pcs SCS10UU 20 mm Linear Ball Bearing Motion Bearing CNC2 pcs 480 mm 20 mm Linear Rails 1 Pcs 600 mm x 120 mm x 12 mm Aluminium Alloy 6061 2 Pcs 120 mm x 60 mm x 20 mm Aluminium All...
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 02:04:17 PDT
DIY Repair, ONEWAY Live Center http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Repair-ONEWAY-Live-Center/
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 13:55:09 PDT
Oilcan From Tuna http://www.instructables.com/id/Oilcan-From-Tuna/
Oilcan From Tuna - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/C0DS/IB8HYOF5/FF4C0DSIB8HYOF5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/C0DS/IB8HYOF5/FF4C0DSIB8HYOF5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/C0DS/IB8HYOF5/FF4C0DSIB8HYOF5.SMALL.jpg BeachsideHank Having a spill- resistant container of cutting and threading oil handy while machining parts is a definite asset while working in the shop, and a tuna sandwich for lunch provided the solution. After a satisfying lunch, I washed both the tuna can and lid before use. I marked out the lid center, w...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 16:04:55 PDT
Mini-Lathe Spindle Crank http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Lathe-Spindle-Crank/
Mini-Lathe Spindle Crank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/X620/IB4A2PHT/F07X620IB4A2PHT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/X620/IB4A2PHT/F07X620IB4A2PHT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/X620/IB4A2PHT/F07X620IB4A2PHT.SMALL.jpg BeachsideHank Threading and tapping stock is one of the uses where a lathe excels, indeed this outstanding feature can be exploited even further by using a fully manual control­—­ a crank in this case, allowing for safe, minute, and precise operations. A spindle crank is thus a handy accessory to have that can al...
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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 10:51:48 PDT
Mini- Lathe Chuck Maintenance http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Lathe-Chuck-Maintenance/
Mini- Lathe Chuck Maintenance - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/NG9C/IB2BNLAI/F2JNG9CIB2BNLAI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/NG9C/IB2BNLAI/F2JNG9CIB2BNLAI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/NG9C/IB2BNLAI/F2JNG9CIB2BNLAI.SMALL.jpg BeachsideHank Scrolling 3- jaw chucks on the mini- lathe, or a full- sized lathe for that matter, can become dirty and contaminated during normal use, and must be broken down for a thorough cleaning to keep a high accuracy when holding parts. The classic symptoms are a grinding feel when adjusting the jaws in or ...
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 14:42:44 PDT
Homemade Mini Lathe Aluminium Alloy with Slide CNC Linear Ball Bearing Motion Bearing http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Mini-Lathe-Aluminium-Alloy-with-Slide-CNC/
Homemade Mini Lathe Aluminium Alloy with Slide CNC Linear Ball Bearing Motion Bearing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/HV0K/IAWCF5GB/FG6HV0KIAWCF5GB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/HV0K/IAWCF5GB/FG6HV0KIAWCF5GB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/HV0K/IAWCF5GB/FG6HV0KIAWCF5GB.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 Homemade Mini Lathe Aluminium Alloy with Slide CNC Linear Ball Bearing Motion BearingParts and Tools:Wood MDF 200 mm x 650 mm x 20 mm 2pcs SCS10UU 20 mm Linear Ball Bearing Motion Bearing CNC 2pcs 500 mm 20 mm Linear Rails 1 Pcs 530 mm x 140 mm x 12 mm Aluminium Alloy 60612 Pcs 60 mm x 140 mm x 12 ...
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 07:27:46 PDT
Homemade mini Lathe by Aluminium Alloy http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-mini-Lathe-by-Aluminium-Alloy/
Homemade mini Lathe by Aluminium Alloy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/QKYS/IARFFAE9/F53QKYSIARFFAE9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/QKYS/IARFFAE9/F53QKYSIARFFAE9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/QKYS/IARFFAE9/F53QKYSIARFFAE9.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 Homemade mini Lathe by Aluminium AlloyParts and Tools:1 pcs Aluminium Alloy Profile 650 mm x 80 mm x 40 mm. 4 pcs Aluminium Alloy 6061 120 mm x 80 mm x 12 mm 2 pcs Aluminium Alloy 6061 150 mm x 80 mm x 12 mmMini Lathe Chuck, Head Drll, Motor Sew Machine, and few time holiday
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 02:00:18 PDT
DIY Sanding Cord - for Wood Turners http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-sanding-cord-for-wood-turners/
DIY Sanding Cord - for Wood Turners - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/I238/IA9H5MZF/F8DI238IA9H5MZF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/I238/IA9H5MZF/F8DI238IA9H5MZF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/I238/IA9H5MZF/F8DI238IA9H5MZF.SMALL.jpg SlickSqueegie I was making some very small dollhouse furniture on the lathe and was having trouble sanding tight small grooves. They make sanding cord for this but I figured out a great alternative.This is so simple and works very well for the intended purpose. Grab some fabric backed sandpaper Any fabric back...
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Fri, 29 May 2015 17:15:04 PDT
Homemade wood mini lathe with hand Drill http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-wood-mini-lathe-with-hand-Drill/
Homemade wood mini lathe with hand Drill - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/81QC/I9QWKARN/FNY81QCI9QWKARN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/81QC/I9QWKARN/FNY81QCI9QWKARN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/81QC/I9QWKARN/FNY81QCI9QWKARN.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 Homemade wood mini lathe by hand Drill very easy and cheap with old hand drill, Aluminium Alloy Profile 600 mm x 80 mm x 40 mm2 pcs Aluminium Alloy 6061 160 mm x 600 mm x 12 mm1 pcs Aluminium Alloy 6061 80 mm x 80 mm x 12 mm1 pcs Aluminium Alloy 6061 160 mm x 80 mm x 12 mm1 old drill broken and 1 1 ...
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Fri, 15 May 2015 09:13:49 PDT
Homemade Press Drill Mini Milling Mill Router DIY Spindle Slide Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Press-Drill-Mini-Milling-Mill-Router-DIY-/
Homemade Press Drill Mini Milling Mill Router DIY Spindle Slide Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/EHT0/I95GPGBV/FZDEHT0I95GPGBV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/EHT0/I95GPGBV/FZDEHT0I95GPGBV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/EHT0/I95GPGBV/FZDEHT0I95GPGBV.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 Homemade Press Drill Mini Milling Mill Router DIY Spindle Slide MachineParts and Tools:Aluminium Alloy 6061 400 mm x 160 mm x 12 mm.Aluminium Alloy 6061 62 mm x 250 mm x 12 mm1 Linear shaft 25 mm x 600 mm aixs1 Linear shaft 11 mm x 300 mm aixs1 pcs SHF25 25mm Linear Rail Shaft Support XYZ Table1 p...
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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 11:26:48 PDT
DIY Lathe add ons http://www.instructables.com/id/Lathe-tools-on-the-cheap/
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 10:21:31 PDT
Mini Wood Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Wood-Lathe/
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 17:13:59 PDT
Lathe Chuck Cradle http://www.instructables.com/id/Lathe-Chuck-Cradle/
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 23:07:21 PDT
Making Your Own Branding Iron http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Your-Own-Branding-Iron/
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 05:51:08 PST
HDPE Carvers Mallets http://www.instructables.com/id/HDPE-Carvers-Mallets/
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 15:37:14 PST
homemade captive ring tool http://www.instructables.com/id/homemade-captive-ring-tool/
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 15:06:21 PST
Lathe-Mounted Disc Sander http://www.instructables.com/id/Lathe-Mounted-Disc-Sander/
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Mon, 2 Feb 2015 14:53:35 PST
$2 Lathe Parting Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/2-Lathe-Parting-Tool/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:02:26 PST
DIY Ozito Mini Wood Circular Table Jig Arrow Saw Cutting Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Ozito-Mini-Wood-Circular-Table-Jig-Arrow-Saw-C/
DIY Ozito Mini Wood Circular Table Jig Arrow Saw Cutting Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/1RKQ/I36LES5O/FGZ1RKQI36LES5O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/1RKQ/I36LES5O/FGZ1RKQI36LES5O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/1RKQ/I36LES5O/FGZ1RKQI36LES5O.SMALL.jpg diyminisaw Homemade mini saw with mini Router Ozito very simple and easy, Do it now, It take few hour in your holiday but good for nice life - It is very good for DIY mini wood toolsDIY Ozito Mini Wood Circular Table Jig Arrow Saw Cutting MachineAll Mini Wood Saw Machine - Homemade Multi Tool for DIY here
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 19:06:53 PST
DIY Wood Mini Lathe with Slide Axis and Aluminium Alloy http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Mini-Lathe-with-Slide-Axis-and-Aluminium-Alloy/
DIY Wood Mini Lathe with Slide Axis and Aluminium Alloy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/GH2T/I35RF8BH/FPAGH2TI35RF8BH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/GH2T/I35RF8BH/FPAGH2TI35RF8BH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/GH2T/I35RF8BH/FPAGH2TI35RF8BH.SMALL.jpg latheminidiy Homemade Mini Tailstock Lathe Mill Wood Slide Spindle Drill Axis and Aluminium Alloy very simple, cheap and easy, you can do it in your home It is nice work for DIY wood small tools in home - thank youSee more DIY Mini Lathe, Mill, Router here...
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 15:42:02 PST
Homemade Mini Milling Mill Router Wood Lathe Headstock DIY Spindle Slide Machine Router Drill CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Mini-Milling-Mill-Router-Wood-Lathe-Heads/
Homemade Mini Milling Mill Router Wood Lathe Headstock DIY Spindle Slide Machine Router Drill CNC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/IL8M/I35RBNZR/FA7IL8MI35RBNZR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/IL8M/I35RBNZR/FA7IL8MI35RBNZR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/IL8M/I35RBNZR/FA7IL8MI35RBNZR.SMALL.jpg cnchomemade Homemade Mini Mill Router very easy with Aluminium Alloy, Sliade Axis, Motor take from Broken DrillMore Lathe CNC Router Mill Homemade here:More Lathe CNC Router Mill Homemade here: Homemade Y Slide Axis with Alloy Aluminium DIY Y Slide Axis with Alloy Aluminium very simple and very chaep Home...
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 03:51:50 PST
Modified Drill Powered Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/Modified-Drill-Powered-Lathe/
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 00:58:13 PST
DIY $15 Carbide Lathe Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-15-Carbide-Lathe-Tool/
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 16:11:20 PST
Shop cheats: Quick threaded arbors http://www.instructables.com/id/Shop-cheats-Quick-threaded-arbors/
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 23:44:25 PST
Dynamic Motor Balancing - with Sugru and an iPhone! http://www.instructables.com/id/Dynamic-Motor-Balancing-with-Sugru-and-an-iPhone/
Dynamic Motor Balancing - with Sugru and an iPhone! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/U6WI/I0DOI8G2/FQ9U6WII0DOI8G2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/U6WI/I0DOI8G2/FQ9U6WII0DOI8G2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/U6WI/I0DOI8G2/FQ9U6WII0DOI8G2.SMALL.jpg phidauex Many shop or machine tools have big motors, and many big motors VIBRATE. In some cases this is a good thing, but usually it is not. Smooth running motors last longer, make less noise, and in the case of saws or other shop tools, make better quality cuts.The best way to make your motor perform better...
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:19:36 PDT
Miniature Water Bottle Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/Miniature-Water-Bottle-Lathe/
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Sun, 7 Sep 2014 09:51:37 PDT
Dremel tool post grinder http://www.instructables.com/id/Dremel-tool-post-grinder/
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:16:55 PDT
Building A Viking Pole Lathe Without Using Power http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-A-Viking-Pole-Lathe-Without-Using-Power/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 08:45:26 PDT
Manuel 5 Axis Drill press/ Lathe/Mill http://www.instructables.com/id/Manuel-5-Axis-Drill-press-LatheMill/
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Fri, 18 Jul 2014 13:00:38 PDT
wooden Mallet http://www.instructables.com/id/wooden-Mallet/
wooden Mallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/4WF6/HUU1CVN3/FWV4WF6HUU1CVN3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/4WF6/HUU1CVN3/FWV4WF6HUU1CVN3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/4WF6/HUU1CVN3/FWV4WF6HUU1CVN3.SMALL.jpg dalegribble I'm always tapping on things in my workshop. Usually a ball peen is close by but will Mar or dent metal or wood. So I figure a good thing to have around is a Malley. choosing the lumber This is a piece of black walnut that is from a fallen limb. It happens to be free but after playing with it the...
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Mon, 5 May 2014 19:46:56 PDT
Drill Lathe (Torno Taladro) http://www.instructables.com/id/Torno-Taladro-Drill-Lathe/
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Fri, 14 Mar 2014 09:48:50 PDT
A simple gauge for setting tool height in the lathe. http://www.instructables.com/id/A-simple-gauge-for-setting-tool-height-in-the-lath/
A simple gauge for setting tool height in the lathe. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/OWA8/HSHEEW2V/FB8OWA8HSHEEW2V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/OWA8/HSHEEW2V/FB8OWA8HSHEEW2V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/OWA8/HSHEEW2V/FB8OWA8HSHEEW2V.SMALL.jpg JParis44 I made it at TechShop! This is a simple gauge for quickly setting tool height in a lathe. If you're using a lantern or four-way style toolpost these can be invaluable, but they are very convenient even with a quick change toolpost! Just place the tool on your cross slide and set the height of th...
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Fri, 7 Mar 2014 05:11:35 PST