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Old 09-16-2013, 09:54 PM   #455 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by y0da900 View Post
I have a hand crank on my 9x19 for threading and love it.

But you need to be ultra careful to either balance the crank or remove it judiciously. Leaving it in under power can hurt a lot.
I agree on that. I thought I broke my hand once and that was just a little mini lathe.
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