Longworth chucks - cutting today vs. a year ago

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Dave, how do you conect the two disks to each other?  And how do you mount to the lathe?

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The back plate is mounted to a faceplate and there is a 1/4" hole in the center for a bolt to connect the two plates.  Each slot has a bolt and rubber gripper that holds the bowl or drum staves.

Here's a video showing how it goes together and how it works when on the lathe.  This is one of my customers and he gave me permission to use his video back when he posted it -


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