Category Archives: Mini Lathe

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HF 93212 Mini Lathe Speed Controller Fix

About this time last year I purchased a Harbor Freight mini lathe that I documented here. Having the need to cut some circles out of copper lately, I once again became frustrated with the DC speed controller’s unwillingness to reset … Continue reading

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Squirrel-B-Gone

Since I’ve been creating new pages for each firearm project lately, I thought it fitting that I start a new one for my Crosman 1377 since I pulled it out last night and took back to the task of accurizing … Continue reading

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Barrel Band for Crosman 1377

After using my new mini-lathe to repair my cheap foreign made propane heater, I decided to use it for what I really bought it for – some amatuer gunsmithing. Enter my squirrel-b-gone device – a Crosman Pumpmaster Classic, more commonly … Continue reading

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Repairing Cheap Propane Heater Regulator

Back in fall of 2010 I went hog wild with my money and dropped a whopping $29.99 plus tax at Charlie’s Farm & Home for one of these little radiant heaters that connects directly to a 20lb propane cylinder. It … Continue reading

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