Turning

Subject:
Heat problem?
Response To:
Re: Lathe Bearings *LINK* ()

Dick Coers
I'm curious how you get enough heat inside the headstock to bother a bearing seal covered with grease on one side. I haven't felt or smelled that kind of heat in 35 years of turning. Now a Jet mini lathe motor can get hot. but I've never felt a head stock over room temp.

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