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My first Ridemaster ( finished )

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#16 wilberj OFFLINE  

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Posted December 13, 2010 - 09:37 PM

Ray, nice job once again I like seeing it all over.

You restore will help when I restore my first Ridemaster.

That lathe of yours what kind is, were did you get it, and how big will it tern.
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Posted December 14, 2010 - 07:50 AM

I want to say THANK YOU to every one for the nice comments. I'm glad you like it.
I'm going to be starting on the FMC bean Cutler next and I'll post progress reports as I go.

Jerome, The lathe is a South Bend model and it's around 70 years old.
It will hold a 9 inch diameter if I can grip it on the inside and 8 inch if I have to grip it on the outside.
I bought it off a guy I worked with back in the early 70's.