This project is a great place to start for the new metal lathe owner, as most of the project requires use of the lathe. A mill is recommended (to cut the slot), but not required (the slot could be drilled and filed by hand).
Radius Turning Tool by Iliketobuild - In the process of building a boat I ran into a problem which required the fabrication of a new tool. The rub rails for the boat are schedule 40 aluminum pipe 2 in diameter. They require significant bending along a