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Thread: I did some turning today!

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    I did some turning today!

    Yep, I did, I had a buddy drop by and he needed a hand, so I was able to help him out......................
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    ...........anyone have a guess as to what this is?



    I'll give you one clue, it is made from Stainless Steel
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    Dunno.....

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    Some sort of motorcycle part?
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    I'm with Jeff.. MC part. If I had to think hard I'd say it was a throttle grip.
    Aloha,

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    Got me stumped.

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    I will go with a nozzle for a meat grinder to make sausage.
    cheers

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    I know. I know!

    A meat pounder/flattener?
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    Could be a motorcycle part but Stu isn't that kind hard on your spindle or bowl gouge?????
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    I did some turning today!

    Ya think, maybe???
    "You got to learn from the mistakes of others. You won't live long enough to make them all yourself". (Author unknown)

    "Time flies like..... an arrow,,,Fruit flies like..... a banana." Groucho Marx

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    No idea at all, I guess that the piece needed the final polish.
    Best regards,
    Toni

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