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Keith Long14/01/2020 11:47:29
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Posted by Oldiron on 13/01/2020 15:13:33:

What was the purpose of pouring swarf on the shaft ??

Possibly to demonstrate the effectiveness of the wipers in the bearing housings?

larry phelan 114/01/2020 16:49:25
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Surprised there was no tailstock ?

Brian Morehen16/01/2020 18:37:53
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Have a look at Lathes UK website on Homemade Lathes .. The One built by Japanesse P O W during World War !! amazeing. Lots of time required to read all of the stories

ega17/01/2020 11:05:39
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Posted by Oldiron on 13/01/2020 16:44:33:
Posted by ega on 13/01/2020 16:29:02:
My first double post - sorry! What am I doing wrong?

Edited By ega on 13/01/2020 16:29:57

Yes possibly graphite but it looks a bit chunky for that.

re double posts. I have had that when I was a little impatient and did not allow time for the post to load on the forum.

regards

Thanks for the tip!

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