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Thread: Is this good???

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    Don Taylor is offline Former Member (by the member's request)
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    Jan 2007

    Is this good???

    I just got my WoodCraft drool sheet.

    E-mail special - Now thru October 29, 2007 - purchase Nova 1624-44 Wood Lathe and get a free 20" bed segment.


  2. #2
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    DSM, IA
    Don, I'm sure Stu amd Bernie will chime in shortly, as they have does Jay now that I think of it.....but I'd say it's a good deal!
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    Don Taylor is offline Former Member (by the member's request)
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    Jan 2007
    Thanks Jeff
    I'm not looking to get one. I have the Jet Mini to start out with.
    I thought maybe some folks would like to see this.


  4. #4
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Don, it's a good deal.
    And a very good lathe, turned many times on a Nova at the clubmeeting.

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Mountain Home, Arkansas
    It is a belt change for speeds.
    "Folks is funny critters."

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  6. #6
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    ABQ NM
    That lathe has been well-received by the reviewers. The bed extension
    tossed in for free sweetens the deal. As Frank mentioned, the speed changes on this lathe are done with the belt, but it's still said to be a great lathe
    in its price range.
    When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro. - Hunter S. Thompson
    When the weird get going, they start their own forum. - Vaughn McMillan

  7. #7
    Join Date
    Dec 2006
    Lake City, Florida
    Don, I have the belt drive version Nova 1624-44. It's a great machine. I picked mine up 3 months used in brand new shape from a gentleman in Tampa for a steal deal. I don't have the bed extension, but do have the outboard tool rest.

    Tony, BCE '75

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