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Is putting a mobile base in a lathe an inherently bad idea? Wondering if being on rollers will introduce a lot more tendency for vibration. It is an older tube style craftsman on a metal HF stand
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Depends upon the type of turnings you do. Check out Kenbo's shop re-do thread for ideas on how to put it on a wheeled base that can be lowered.

That bowl was perfect right up until that last cut...
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