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wheelinround
27th Apr 2012, 10:36 AM
Building a lathe stand dust hood mount - YouTube

BobL
27th Apr 2012, 12:30 PM
Some good ideas there.

The way he has his knuckles oriented in this shot kinda puckers my butt so to speak.

Scott
28th Apr 2012, 12:24 AM
Some great ideas there, thanks for sharing wheelin. I must say, with all that equipment, he has no bandsaw? :?

robyn2839
28th Apr 2012, 10:57 PM
thats brilliant,cant wait to get into shed tomorrow ,i know whati,m making tomorrow ps love the push stick........bob

Robson Valley
29th Apr 2012, 03:56 AM
I cut and shape abalone shell to use as eyes in some of my wood carvings. The usual grind stone in a drill press and a crepe rubber stick to clean the stone.

I cut the bottom out of a 2-liter milk plastic jug. A couple of spline cuts in the neck.
That fits on the end of my ShopVac hose (fines bag meant for plaster dust). The open end of the jug is less than 2cm from the side of the stone. As the stone spins, it throws the crud straight into the intake. Running shaft speed of 1,100 rpm, not working aggressively and nothing gets cooked.

Skewturn
1st May 2012, 12:34 AM
Good set up for any lathe.:2tsup: