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01-21-2017 02:53 AM

Which Lathe? - 10 replies

I am in the mood to start turning. Nothing big, but want the most bang and longevity. I have pretty much narrowed my options to a 12” mini lathe. I like the PSI and the grizzly versions. They are about $100 different. What are your opinions. Really just going to start with pens but can see making bowls in the future.

02-04-2016 11:49 PM

Old Craftsman Lathe price assistance - 8 replies

I have an old Craftsman Lathe like the one in the image. What would somebody be willing to pay for such an item. Mine is currently stowed under my workbench and have no plans to turn anything in the near future. I do not have any tools to go with it. Thanks in advance for the advice.

11-03-2015 01:33 PM

Thoughts on PS Wood 14" Scroll Saw - 3 replies

I currently have a Shop Fox Scroll Saw that I have just started using. It seems to vibrate an awful lot during cutting. I have cut only 2 things in my life on a scroll saw, but with all the vibration it seemed very difficult to make precise cuts. I have been searching the craigslist to find a new saw, and have come across a PS Wood 14” ...

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