As recommended to us before, a few of us have been eyeing up Myford lathes: http://www.mike-willis.com/Pictures/Misc/ml7.jpg
They were made here in Beeston decades ago. We had a pledge drive in January that floundered because we were in a tiny space. Now we have a big hackspace, it's doing pretty well, and some of us think it's lathe-o'clock.
We're apparently in a position where we can almost afford one, and if we had pledges for the last £150 - £200 or so, we definitely could. After some chatter, members on Twitter immediately started pledging, here's the list so far:
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