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QUICK CRANK CENTERS

To make it quick and easy to mount cranks in the grinder and especially the lathe for polishing, I made inserts for various engine families. Delron or that type of material works great and I give them…

Randy Torvinen Torvinen’s Machine Menahga, MN

CHUCK SUPPORT

I made this simple chuck support to help make changing chucks on my lathe & crank grinder much easier. Made from PVC pipe, a farm gate post bolt (or all-thread rod), and hardware, this adjustable chuck support lets…

Tom Nichols Automotive Machine & Supply, Inc Joshua, TX 

SHARPER SCRAPERS

I like to keep my super scrapers nice and sharp. Here's an easy little way to touch them up. I squared up a piece of scrap steel in my mill and drilled the hole in the same setup…

Jake Sampson Sampson Racing Engines Inver Grove Heights, MN

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