Treadle-Driven, Ball-Bearing Woodturning Lathe

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    kelly
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    I know there is a lot of information out there on building pole and treadle lathes. The link below is just another way of doing it.

    I found it to be interesting because it is an old document with some interesting details. For instance, the flywheel is made from cement.

    Treadle-Driven, Ball-Bearing Woodturning Lathe
    By W. C. Leckey
    http://www.vintageprojects.com/machine-shop/woodlathe-treadle.pdf

    Kelly

    Texas, USA

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    jgust747
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    Thanks Kelly, at some point I want to build one.

    Dallas, Texas

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