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    Rivett 198 compound parts.

    Rex, Can you flip the pieces over and add a photo of the other sides please? Thanks, Michael
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    Whitcomb planer

    Dave's email if anyone wants to contact him about the Whitcomb planer: [email protected]
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    Whitcomb planer

    The listing in fb market place is no longer active, but I had a message from the owner of the planer today. He seriously wants it gone. He hates to scrap it, but if no one wants it, that is what will happen to it. As I said previously, I have no financial interests in this planer. I just don't...
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    Whitcomb planer

    Not sure if this is the right place to post this, but.... Save this planer from the scrapper, if you can. (It is in Texas.) 10ft bed, planes 8ft x 30in x 30in. Weighs 12000lbs!!! It is going to the scrap dealer real soon if no one saves it. Maybe you know someone who would want it if you don't...
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    Saved a Hendey from the scrappers yesterday

    Save this planer from the scrapper too, if you can. (It is also in Texas.) 10ft bed, planes 8ft x 30in x 30in. Weighs 12000lbs!!! It is going to the scrap dealer real soon if no one saves it. Maybe you know someone who would want it if you don't. I just hate to see it scrapped. Note: I have no...
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    WTB 4NS Collets, Hardinge preferably.

    Not Hardinge, but.... Log into Facebook
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    WTB: Rivett 1020s Accessories and parts

    P.M. sent.
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    0t---25 buck rivett

    If anyone buys this thing just for parts, please get in touch with me. It has a part I would like to get, but I sure don't want to deal with the rest of it. Thanks
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    0t---25 buck rivett

    Please post the auction website or auction details if you are not trying to grab that lathe yourself. Thanks
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    Rivett 1020S question

    Just on eBay Don't know if you saw this. It went from a couple of bids to gone pretty quickly. I presume someone made an offer and it was accepted. RIVETT PRECISION LATHE | eBay
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    Tuff-Hard Steel Co of Detroit

    Thank you Larry. I have no interest in purchasing them, but saw them and was curious, from a historical perspective. Seeing the rust, and the warning about the scale, I assumed they were not recently produced, and had never heard of the company. Michael
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    Tuff-Hard Steel Co of Detroit

    Does anyone know anything about Tuff-Hard? (There are some bits for sale in Australia on the fleabag and I am curious about them. How old might they be, etc. Vintage Antique Tuff-Hard Corp Detroit Carbon Steel Engineering Lathe Tool Bit | eBay)
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    Strategy question: leave the area under the headstock alone? Or scrape everything?

    If you plan to "true" the whole bed, you will of course need to scrape the top and at that point, the area where the headstock was located is no use. It also means that in the end, you will have to scrape the headstock and tailstock to fit the newly scraped flat surfaces of the top, as well as...
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    Smart & Brown Model A MK1

    Have you looked at: Lathes + Machine Tool Archive to see the Smart & Brown lathes Try this link for a Model A Mk1: Smart & Brown Model A lathe
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