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Posted on Applications of 60RPM to 250RPM on a wood lathe?

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#1 posted 07-12-2017 02:42 PM

When turning wood of large circumference the wood is very unbalanced in its rough form in the beginning making the shaking of the lathe enough that it can “walk” across the shop floor. You need to slow the speed down to get started.

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