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  1. kingswarrior777
    01-09-2012 10:47 PM - permalink
    kingswarrior777
    Ken,

    I saw your pictures of the second humidor that you made with the tray. That is an awesome piece. I am looking for some good plans as I would like to build a humidor as the first project on my new table saw. Any chance you can point me in the right direction for plans or supplies.

    Thanks,

    KW.
  2. Ken Johnson
    01-18-2011 03:48 PM - permalink
    Ken Johnson
    Custer,

    If you do have the same lathe then the headstock has a 3/4"-13tpi thread on it. Most lathes today have a 1"-13 thread. The Barracuda chuck from Penn State Industries comes with an adapter so you can mount it on your lathe. It is a very nice 4-jaw chuck for not a lot of money. I think you'kk be pleased with it.
  3. Custer
    01-17-2011 09:41 PM - permalink
    Custer
    Ken: While googling I saw this post from 2008:
    carldu,

    "This sounds like an old Craftsman lathe that I have. I'm not sure about the #273 on it but the rest sounds very similar. Does it have a three speed v-belt pulley at the headstock covered with a rectangular sheetmetal box? If you can post a picture that would be a big help. "

    I have that exact lathe. Are there any 4-6 jaw headstocks that fit that machine?

    Thanks Tommy

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  • About Ken Johnson
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    Engineer, woodworker, homebrewer
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    Lancaster, PA
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    Manufacturing Engineer
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    "What we hope ever to do with ease, we must first learn to do with diligence".
    - Samuel Johnson

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