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2372Re: [mlathemods] Re: Lathe chucks mounted on Morse taper?

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  • John Stanton
    Oct 3, 2007
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      I use it in place of a Jacobs chuck when I want to hold a tool which is
      held better by the three jaw chuck. I also use it on my mill as part of
      a simple dividing head.

      danokirchh wrote:
      > Could you explain how you use it as a tailstock chuck? Mounted
      > directly
      > in the tailstock, it would not allow the work to turn.
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      > --Daniel
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      > --- In mlathemods@yahoogroups.com, John Stanton <johns@...> wrote:
      >
      >>I have one of those chucks. It has an MT2 taper and I use it as a
      >>tailstock chuck.
      >>
      >>mayt4442000 wrote:
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      >>>I have a question for you experienced mini lathe users. Has
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      > anyone
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      >>>tried using the 2 1/2 inch 3 jaw chucks mounted on Morse taper on
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      > the
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      >>>7x10 mini lathe? I see them for sale on ebay from lathemaster and
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      > on
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      >>>mini machine shop. Just curious about how well it would work and
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      > what
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      >>>kind of acuracy to expect. Why not a 4 inch 4 jaw independent
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      > also.
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      >>>Then a person could leave a faceplate attached and change chucks
      >>>without unbolting the chucks everytime.
      >>>Thanks guys
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