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The chuck consists of two wooden rings that screw to a faceplate-. For accuracy, turn both rings from a single 2-in. thick block of maple or oak.

First, fasten your stock to a small faceplate with Vin. long screws. The wood should Ix* at least 5 in. in diameter, as shown. After truing the face of the wtxxl, bore a 11 »-in. dia. hole about I in. deep in the center of the block. Don't drill into the faceplate! Now, stop the lathe, and index three points 120® apart on the back side of the overhang, and bore three perpendicular '»-in. dia. holes through the block at these points. Then part off about \ in. of the face to make the front ring.

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Woodworking Tools and Installation Tips

Woodworking Tools and Installation Tips

There are a lot of things that either needs to be repaired, or put together when youre a homeowner. If youre a new homeowner, and have just gotten out of apartment style living, you might want to take this list with you to the hardware store. From remolding jobs to putting together furniture you can use these 5 power tools to get your stuff together. Dont forget too that youll need a few extra tools for other jobs around the house.

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