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Shane on December 14th, 2013

This is a pictorial I put together a few years ago to make these Holiday Ornaments. Click HERE to go to the pictorial. Click on the thumbnails for a full sized image and a description of what I’m doing in the pic. This is what they look like. If ya make one please send me a link […]

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Shane on September 25th, 2013

Hi guys I am looking for some change gears and a few other goodies for my Atlas 618 Lathe. I need the 36, 40, 44, 46, and 52 tooth gears. The gears used on the Craftsman 101 metal lathes are the same. I know they come up on Ebay every now and then but $25+ […]

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Shane on September 25th, 2013

I recently ran into some financial trouble and had to sell a couple of my machines to make a few house payments. One of them to go was my beautiful Heavy 10 South Bend lathe. It took me about a week to start having lathe withdrawals so I posted a WTB ad on the local […]

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Shane on September 21st, 2013

Sorry guys, it’s been a while since I have made a post. I started a new job a while back, had a grandson, and have been busy on some restorations. So this will be a long post. A while back, almost a year ago, I picked up a very rare 1860s J. A. Fay & […]

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Shane on November 28th, 2009

1941 Heavy 10 South Bend Lathe Length of bed – 4 1/2 ft. Serial No. 119631 Catalog No. 187R _________________________________ I finally finished the restoration on my 50 dollar South Bend. Before … After … The tray I fabricated out of 22 gauge sheet metal. For the lips I took some 3/8th inch hard drawn […]

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