Step 14, The overarm
These 3/8" clamp bolts are ridiculous, I kept forgetting to
order nice ones from ENCO.
Top view of a set of clamps made from an old piece of one inch key
This first "tailstock" was made from an old piece
of service station jack that had a 7/8" flange
bearing added. For alignment purposes, it was
step drilled with bits held in the lathe chuck. It has
worked very well for the last three years.