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Posted on Simple Modification of Jet 1014 Lathe

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Kelly

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#1 posted 03-26-2016 09:14 PM

You can’t see it in the pictures, but I did the same to the tail stock bed lock. It made a HUGE difference. Before, I kept the mallet there to give the lock a tap. Now the mallet still stays there, but only to prep the centers.

My tool rest stop doesn’t fight me like the tail stock lock does, so I made no modification to it.

The longer handles are an excellent improvement (mine has a 3/4” copper “ferrule” too).


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