Put the tool in with the sharp bit pointing towards the chuck.
Originally Posted by John Stevenson
wait a minute till i get back on the chair i just fell off of laughing!!!!!!!!
some steel ..the results are like that ...especially ..just mild steel bar ...leaded mild steel the results are excellent.
all the best.markj
lathe nearly finished just need to sort out and paint the lead screw covers, rewire it (the wirings a bit dodgy!!) and make a gaurd for the drive belts..