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by kb0ppy
Sun Jan 21, 2007 10:41 am
Forum: Beginning Woodworking
Topic: Travelling Academies - Questions
Replies: 23
Views: 45966

YES!!!!!!!! DO IT, it is worth every penny and more! The first day is mostly how to set up and maintain the SS, second is a good advanced class, but not too far advanced for most. you WILL learn a LOT, take lots of notes!
by kb0ppy
Sun Jan 07, 2007 2:23 pm
Forum: Beginning Woodworking
Topic: lathe tool holder ideas?
Replies: 21
Views: 61618

lathe tool holder

I build a 12x12" tray with 1x4"s, a masinite bottom about 1/2 way up, like a drawer, cut two half 1 1/2" circles on EACH side to set on the top way tubes of the SS. I put all my lathe tools and sand paper in it while turning with the lathe, either on the left side of the head stock or...
by kb0ppy
Sat Dec 30, 2006 11:04 am
Forum: Woodworking Tool Review
Topic: 510 to 520 upgrade
Replies: 25
Views: 101184

I just upgraded from a 500 to 520, BEST feature I have found are the really heavy duty fence with all kinds of options for mounting different jigs and fixtures using their slidding t-nuts on any of the three sides! The kit came all totally aligned with VERY little adjustments to square ups to adjust...