I recently purchased another lathe after several years away from model engineering. I have since completed my first project – carriage stop. The original plans are from Ralph Patterson and can be downloaded here:
Carriage Stop – mini lathe

The original material I used I found at the metal scrap yard – haven`t a clue what it was but it was a circular piece of ally.

“>lathestop

These are the end results:

lathestop1

lathestop2

lathestop3