DIY Vacuum Chuck for Powermatic & Jet Mini lathes

01-CRVacuum chucks are a great way to chuck a bowl for finishing the bottom, often one of the more difficult part of finishing a project.  View this article to see the components you’ll need, how it’s assembled along with a price guide.

Bill Effinger is planning to add a vacuum chuck to his Powermatic lathe, and will post articles on his progress – so don’t forget to revisit here to see how he’s doing.

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