Say hi to the lathe

A lathe has arrived in the shop- thanks to Erich for donating it, Laurence for moving it, and Mark for helping carry it downstairs.

We’ll be testing it and figuring out a permanent parking space in the near future.

o cool. that pink foam is fun for prototyping lathe stuff. blue foam would be better but we dont have any

My current theory is that the motor’s centrifugal switch is stuck open. The capacitor is currently disconnected from the motor (but still in the housing).