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    Yah run what yah got. Fast and easy 1/2 HP...

    Yah run what yah got.

    Fast and easy 1/2 HP Walker-Turner one side of the shop, clumsier 7 hoss Alzmettal AB5/S the other side, and a mill between? I'd not need a lathe for the part you are making....
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    Well.. taking note yah didn't NEED to broach to...

    Well.. taking note yah didn't NEED to broach to fit, just left ID cylindrical and gripped the corners?

    I'd call that right clever, actually.

    Especially if yah used shiney-wood and just let it...
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    Any polygon, same deal. Just "rock" to pick-up...

    Any polygon, same deal. Just "rock" to pick-up each corner. Providing.. the corner ain't damaged nor assymetrically chamfered.

    Most shapes - hex was common - need some machinist-fu at the jaws as...
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    Well, no, not so much. Old age thing. But I got...

    Well, no, not so much. Old age thing. But I got me some grand memories of it!
    ;)

    Be as hard-headed "nothing exists but the Holy LATHE" as you care to be.
    Not coming outta MY time-budget.

    I...
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    Surely. Ignorant vise. On the drillpress....

    Surely. Ignorant vise.

    On the drillpress. Drill bushing in fixture, yah have more than a few.

    Or even a mill. Dials or DRO will do.

    It ain't lathe WORK.
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