(just because) Bike Powered Lathe

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(just because) Bike Powered Lathe

Post by Kunda1 » Wed Mar 25, 2020 2:47 pm

I've located the perfect lathe for @sliptonic

https://www.reddit.com/r/woodworking/co ... red_lathe/
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Re: (just because) Bike Powered Lathe

Post by sliptonic » Wed Mar 25, 2020 4:01 pm

You kids and your fancy shmancy gizmos.

I'm more old-school.
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Re: (just because) Bike Powered Lathe

Post by Kunda1 » Wed Mar 25, 2020 4:45 pm

sliptonic wrote:
Wed Mar 25, 2020 4:01 pm
I'm more old-school.
RESPECT :o
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Re: (just because) Bike Powered Lathe

Post by chrisb » Wed Mar 25, 2020 5:28 pm

:lol:
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Re: (just because) Bike Powered Lathe

Post by DeepSOIC » Wed Mar 25, 2020 6:04 pm

Hmmm, is it feasible to convert a metal lathe like that?... sounds like a fun project for summer.
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Re: (just because) Bike Powered Lathe

Post by m0n5t3r » Wed Mar 25, 2020 7:43 pm

apparently pedal powered metal lathes used to be a thing https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kURUTelZfmI
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Re: (just because) Bike Powered Lathe

Post by herbk » Wed Mar 25, 2020 7:48 pm

Hi DeepSOIC,
DeepSOIC wrote:
Wed Mar 25, 2020 6:04 pm
Hmmm, is it feasible to convert a metal lathe like tha
DeepSOIC wrote:
Wed Mar 25, 2020 6:04 pm
Hmmm, is it feasible to convert a metal lathe like that?... sounds like a fun project for summer.
i think so (talking about sliptonics variant, Kundas is to easy :lol: ), with a big flywheel it should work...
Gruß Herbert
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