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Old 01-04-2019, 03:07 PM
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Default Spacer for tool post

Two lathes two, two tool posts and the lathes have different heights so I made a spacer to be able to use all the holders in both lathes with having to change the tool height.

1 12" Rivett

2 11" Sheldon
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Old 01-06-2019, 10:37 AM
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Good idea, Ted and nicely done.
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Old 01-06-2019, 12:49 PM
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I did that years ago for my 15 inch jet and my 16 inch CMC.
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