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Old 10-30-2004, 01:08 PM   #1
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I just bought a used cobra pro com lathe w/carbide & Diamond bit(my first lathe), but i know nothing about using it is there any tips that you guiys could give me that would help
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Old 10-30-2004, 01:21 PM   #2
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www.rccars.com has a thread there under motor formun. Lots of info there. Did you try "search" here???
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Yes but i cant seem to find anything on how to use it, there is just info about how to fix problems
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Ok! Start by not cutting with diamond bit. Save it for later when you are confident about using your lathe. Get a couple of carbide bits for practice. You need to set bit so it cuts .02" above center of comms. Then practice alot cutting on worn out comms with carbide bit.

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E mail me I will send you the instructions. Big Jims forum has tons of info that you are looking for. It is the no.1 place for RC motor information. http://www.rccars.com/
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