Guess I should have been a little more specific. I have a bubble
balancer with the cone center and the guy with the lathe has an older
one, between the two, we should have what we need.
Keith Pennell wrote:
>I doubt this is so. This approach will only give a uniform thickness of the
>drum. It will not likely result in balancing. This will need to be checked
>by balancing them in some way.
>As I said in an earlier post, I had excellent results with an old bubble
>balancer. Fortunately, this one had a centering cone and this guided the
>drum down onto the balancing platform nicely every time. And it has made a
>big difference in the "shakes". You might want to check with a local shop
>to see if they would allow you to use theirs.
>>guess if we keep turning until the tool touches all the way round, we
>>have the right amount removed.