Nut turning fixture

Making a nut from a button-shaped stock isn’t easy. So I’ve made this small fixture for the lathe.

nut_turning-01nut_turning-02nut_turning-03nut_turning-05For every thread type a different tip-threaded rod should be made; in this case I needed 1/4-28. It’s a world of difference when you have the right tool.

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