Lorch Schmidt

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Next stage in the development is to get the lathe running, so the counter-shaft is next on the agenda. Being that this lathe had long legs, there wasnt an easy option for a countershaft that would look the part, so I am modifying the one I bought to suit and match. This the 8th August 2007

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As it was

 

New base plate

 

Base plate

 

Column starting

 

Column skimmed

 

Much swarf later

 

Both radii done

 

drilling out

 

Bored

 

Mix and Match

 

The column

 

A little bit stuck

 

Dastardly deed done

 

Replacement slide

 

where it goes

 

A tip for finishing

 

The turning done

 

Boring mostly done

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