Re: Clausing 5914 Bent Spindle Question (w/ Video)


Guenther Paul
 

To be honest with you I would leave the spindle alone 0.0015 is not super bad. If you block the spindle and hit it at the high point you may make it worse. 
GP


On Tuesday, March 6, 2018 8:00 PM, "ken campbell deltainc@... [SOUTHBENDLATHE]" wrote:


 
i am kind of stuck on how you would bend a spindle in a cast iron head
.....   so i would test  ... myself or a machine shop .... if the spindle
is really bent ......  rotate bearing surfaces on v-blocks ....

please keep us sb guys updated as you go along ... this could happen to
us too ..

ken



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