If I can Chuck in lathe I use a dowel (broom stick) and sanding cloth/paper. I use 320 grit but can buy 600 grit. You can find 3,000 grit but...
I have Use a brake hone . It works the only drawback is it slow.
I would use a reamer first then use the brake hone.
The other is very slow...
It not hard to ship It may take 6 to 8 weeks.
The tools will need a ply wood box.
I have use 3/4" [19mm] ply wood and 2 x 4
All use made South Bend lathes are more taper
The size I think is #4 Morse sleeve to #3 Morse
Not to make or buy I use a sleeve 2 to 3 morse from...
To weld you need to per heat very hot
I have used 12L14 works great
I would go with 8" more space for setting up
Marry Christmas from Clovis California
I like no casting
Never seen that I have run single and three phase lathes.
If have bad bearings out of balance motor may give you a bad finish but this true with...
Build a rotor phase simple
When my shop I did both
Look for shipping company
As time goes you same shipping company for other tools too.
Most stores that sell lathe will box the shipping and use...
I use cast iron weight
There are some places that sell cast iron bar stock with high price but very good stock
From McMaster Carr a bar 2" OD...
Here place sell 4-36
Odd are it old thread
Taps are still made
For my pumping work I use AC type silver solder it melts at higher temperature.
I also for silver solder for steel it melts at higher temperature...
Looks and sounds great
The 2 cycle over look by most.
My first pattern / casting was a muffler for model engine. That was 1972 and had planes to...
I found gel pack ever time a purchase a item and recharge in hot summer day. Recharging in sun seem to it work
The formula came from horses
Do you information on draw bar pull of horses
Clydesdale was KW truck of day
Poney worked in coal mines.
The weight of clydesdale is 1,700 to 2,200 pounds
The weight of Pony is 500 to 900...
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