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FS: Delta 1442 lathe
I inadvertently posted this on ABPW. Just got a new Nova lathe and am selling my 14 inch Delta. It is in excellent condition, has a link belt, extra faceplates and will include three spindle adapters...
14 years ago 1
 
obsolete metabo 3 wheel bandsaw model without a motor
i friend gave me this saw. i dont know anything about it. all it says on it is metabo and "nur im langsamen gang s├Ągen" which when i translated i got "only in the slow course saw" im looking for...
14 years ago 1
 
CET Tools
Any inside information on what is happening with the Glaser tool line would be helpful in making a few short term decisions on a bowl gouge purchase I am planning.... Thanks UNK I bought a Glaser...
14 years ago 3
 
aaarrrghh - speaking of stupid mistakes
I have been slowly making a prototype giant spur drive to send to a fellow turner for testing - it's an excuse to play with my mill and learn how to use it- well, there were plenty of learning...
14 years ago 14
 
Old Tail stock?
I am looking for a old hollow tail stock for a Walker Turner lathe. Or something that will work. I need to do some deep hole drilling for lamps. The lathe has a 12' swing(6" from center to the ways) 2...
14 years ago 2
 
Musing about the other FAQ list (frequently argued questions)
,,,or maybe a list of IAQs (infrequently asked questions) would serve us best. It would certainly be shorter, probably less polarizing, but also less fun. There was a time when 'cut vs scrape' was the...
14 years ago 3
 
John Berkeley (a UK top turner and demonstrator) - new site and shop
Just to let you know that I have just revamped John's own website to the internet and it has on it all about John, demonstrations, tuition etc and a copy of his online shop which currently has offers...
14 years ago
 
I need some lathe measurements
All: I need some measurements from various lathes -- if you could report: Make and model of your lathe Spindle size and thread pitch (i.e. 1 1/4 x 8) Dimensions 1 and 2 from the photo -- it would be...
14 years ago 21
 
Novice chainsaw questions.
(Re-post, apologies for any duplication). Hi everybody. I believe this may be my first post here, so thanks for all the useful info I've gleaned whilst lurking. I acquired a cheapish electric chainsaw...
14 years ago 13
 
Woodturning Mags - free or at cost of postage. Anyone??
I have quite a number of these mags going back over the last 3-4 years (at a guess). Before these get thrown out - does anyone want them (free - but you are going to have to collect or pay postage)?...
14 years ago 3
 
Bowl Finishes/Food Safe
I have been using Behlen's. I like it but would like to add a softer oil finish to my tool kit. Has anyone any info on polymerized tung oil or linseed oil. Any input would be appreciated. Regards,...
14 years ago 3
 
FA: DC motor controller, new in box
the title pretty much says it all, it's a KB PentaPower model KBWM-120 controller - details and a link to the manual are in the listing, see below. This would be a great controller for a small lathe,...
14 years ago
 
Suggested price on a Delta 46-700 lathe
Found someone who's got one for sale; sounds like he's taken good care of his equipment. For one of these in good shape, what sort of price would be fair? I don't want to low-ball him on a price, but...
14 years ago 15
 
Musing about toppings. Not all are tasty.
I have a problem with the finished tops of the lids of NIP end grain containers such as boxes and canisters. The top of a lid cut off from a roughed blank with the soft pith left in is ugly and hard...
14 years ago 3
 
attaching a label to a turning
I have some turnings that I wanted to try and sell but the problem is attaching price labels to them. I'm looking for a way of attaching labels to the bottom of a bowl or a vase that will stick...
14 years ago 27