Author Topic: Lathe Height  (Read 3270 times)

Offline awemawson

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Re: Lathe Height
« Reply #25 on: August 30, 2018, 02:40:20 PM »
The Bridgeport eStop at knee level is EXTREMELY handy Ade when power feeding on the X axis, and the handle gets caught up in your workshop coat pocket and drags you along. AMHIK  :lol:

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Offline Will_D

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Re: Lathe Height
« Reply #26 on: September 02, 2018, 05:39:51 AM »
So its called a KneeStop
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Re: Lathe Height
« Reply #27 on: September 02, 2018, 09:00:13 AM »
I have since found out that if you flip the reverse lever with it running that stops the motor , so I didn't need to have my finger on the stop button hunched over as I was screwcutting to a sholder .
Jeff