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    I have "been known to"... trim... diagonally - a...

    I have "been known to"... trim... diagonally - a length of cheap, fast, and ignorant sh**t metal, adjust to a near-zero gap.

    WRAP it. Put a pair of worm-gear hose clamps, "outboard", either side....
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    Not at all well. It wants to flex too much - even...

    Not at all well. It wants to flex too much - even "escape". One would need a full-circle "sleeve", not just tip pads

    "Bacon rind" as an emergency MAIN bearing (surely didn't last in a ROD bearing)...
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    The only "critical" bit ot a steady comes in with...

    The only "critical" bit ot a steady comes in with roller bearing tipped fingers.

    If not in a circle at right angles to the axis of rotation of the work, they will skate and mar excessively,...
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