[Makercise] has been working on a Gingery Lathe since September last year. I corresponded with Dave back when the books first came out. Yes I too am building a metal working shop from scrap using the books written by Mr. Dave Gingery. I figured, “hey I already have a foundry why not build some. To bore the headstock accurately a temporary headstock assembly is made. Dave Gingery directs the reader to build an adjustable angle iron based assembly.
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Warning, there is a big risk of boring the hole too large gkngery you’re not careful! This article includes a list of referencesrelated reading or external linksbut its sources remain unclear because it lacks inline citations.
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Sign up for the Make: Y es I too am building a metal working shop from scrap using the books written by Mr. Please help to improve this article by introducing more precise citations. I got this tip from Metalworking Gearheads He has good tips on scraping also.
Here you can see the headstock just after I finished boring it. I figured, “hey I already have a foundry why not build some really nifty machines? Please help improve it or discuss these issues on the talk page.
David J. Gingery
Send this to a friend Your email Recipient email Send Cancel. It might not take you that long but my bed was a bit “cratered” because of overzealous venting with the vent wire. Sorry, no action photo You are commenting using your Facebook account.
This lwthe is an orphanas no other articles link to it. You are commenting using your Twitter account. You will also be receiving the weekly Make: The lathe is the first machine built since it can be used to help build itself. Here is a closeup of the finished bore, the boring bar and the bit.
Great casting dabe video technique! I really love projects like this! Does anybody know the name of the song? I got mine online from this company.
Welcome to the Make: Please check your email. I can remember our casting course in the higher technical college where we had to use them so that no air is trapped within the mold.
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Likewise for Nebraskan Bill R. Here are the bearings.
When the sprue is directly on the casting like this its called a “pop gate. Nice feedback like this really makes me want to complete the shaper, mill, and other projects too. Our editors will review your materials and follow up with you via email as soon as possible.
I corresponded with Dave back when the books first came out. I watched all his videos many times. The series provided just enough detail, drawings, and advice to allow the hobbyist to fill in the rest. I guess I should build the tailstock next No doubt you are seeing that tape.