Here’s a quick and easy repair for those costly ONEWAY live centers we all covet. I’m sure I’m the only one that’s every nicked a tool or God forbid cut into the cone on my live center, right? Well, since ONEWAY doesn’t sell replacements of this part, I was either going to have to machine […]
I’ve finally gotten back around to working with my vacuum system to hold bowls and small children to the lathe. Just kidding, I don’t turn kids… In this post, I’ll describe my process for making a vacuum chuck for my lathe. The fun part is that this was done without buying a faceplate!
Need another option for reverse turning? A vacuum chuck could be your answer.