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Old 26th August 2013, 03:55 PM
Marmitinator Marmitinator is offline
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Default New carbide tip

Originally Posted by sven View Post
What tool did you use on the lathe then? A cut off? Carbide or HSS? Fast or slow rpm? any lube?
Interested to do such a job myself, so that's why i'm asking.
I cut to a rough length then used a carbide tip at low speed.
You have to be gentle and take your time , worked very well.
About as much use at field target , as a life guard at the Olympic swimming pool.
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