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Old 12-15-2017, 08:23 PM
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Careful with those gears! There are more than a few lathes around that are missing teeth on the back gear from the impact load of someone whacking a pry bar clamped in the chuck. If your chuck has a ring around the back with holes or slots for a spanner, it’s probably a "L" type mount. Post a picture if you can or look up pictures of lathe chuck mounts and we can go from there.
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Old 12-16-2017, 05:09 AM
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I googled a sheldon price list that mentions spindle thread is 2 1/4" x 8 tpi. And a few more specs:

https://www.google.nl/url?sa=t&rct=j...9uu1fI8Y02GoRB
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Old 12-16-2017, 08:13 AM
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Here’s a link to lathe spindles dimensions for reference;

http://www.tools-n-gizmos.com/specs/...dle_Mount.html

If you have the long taper you need the spanner for the nut!
There are several sources for those.....
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