4 jaw chuck
|P Edg||11/01/2019 18:38:34|
|4 forum posts|
Hi, just enquiring if anyone knows of a supplier (other than machine mart) who does a 4 jaw Chuck with suitable back plate for this lathe? Thanks, Pete
|Howard Lewis||12/01/2019 17:11:20|
|1597 forum posts|
If you measure the mounting details of the mandrel, any chance that you could make your own on the machine, if all else fails?
Lathes UK website does not seem to list it.
The CLM500 manual seems to show the chuck as fitting direct to a flange on the mandrel, (No mention of a backplate)
So maybe chucks bolt directly onto the flange. If this is the case, you have a choice between drilling/tapping the Flange to suit the 4 jaw Chuck, or drill and tap the chuck to match the holes in the Flange.
|Brian G||12/01/2019 18:05:57|
|379 forum posts|
Chronos are listing a chuck for the lathe Pete, cheaper than Machine Mart's list price, but more expensive than with their current "VAT free" offer. **LINK**
|Neil Wyatt||12/01/2019 18:27:19|
15223 forum posts
Arc Euro Trade have some excellent clearance offers on chucks, if you scroll to the bottom of their first page. They should be able to supply a part machined backplate.
Please login to post a reply.
Want the latest issue of Model Engineer or Model Engineers' Workshop? Use our magazine locator links to find your nearest stockist!
You can contact us by phone, mail or email about the magazines including becoming a contributor, submitting reader's letters or making queries about articles. You can also get in touch about this website, advertising or other general issues.
Click THIS LINK for full contact details.
For subscription issues please see THIS LINK.