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Old 12th Jul 2009, 10:31 am   #24
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Default Re: Making Replacement Knob Brights.


Thank you for your kind comments.

Out of curiosity have you considered metal spinning to turn the edges where needed?
I did consider it, but having looked closely at some hand-spun items I decided that the surface finish would need a lot of further work in order to produce an acceptably polished result.

Using the present method I can simply polish the finished item under power whilst it is still mounted on the lathe arbor.

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