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METAL LATHE? Answered

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!

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rickharris (author)2012-04-06

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

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

good place to start

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tskil5 (author)2012-04-05

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.

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Burf (author)2012-04-05

I've always wanted to Build a Gingery lathe. Take a look at this web site HERE:

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

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