I finished building my lathe stand this morning, and got my lathe set up. I ripped some of the dry wall off my garage wall again, and hooked up the outlets I installed to an existing outlet.
Home Made Lathe Stand
Home made lathe Stand with Craftsman lathe
It has been close to 30 years since I turned anything on a wood lathe. I goofed around and turned some tonfa handles to replace the horrible ones the come stock on the Century competition tonfa. Not for me, but for a friend of mine. I have a nice set of Shureido tonfa.

Click to see plans for this lathe stand