steady rest


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steady rest

[′sted·ē ‚rest]
(mechanical engineering)
A device that is used to support long, slender workpieces during turning or grinding and permits them to rotate without eccentric movement.
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Change your height with a different seat, or simply crouch behind the bench so that it becomes almost second nature to figure out how to scrunch that pack into a steady rest at different angles and heights.
Warnecke shapes the outside of the bowl first, then moves the steady rest pipe to the front and removes the interior wood.
A shooting bag that goes where you go and provides a steady rest for virtually any shooting adventure, the new Monkey Bag is a small, sub-compact range bag that transforms into a variety of configurations.
LNS America has developed new steady rest configurations for a variety of applications that allow precise machining of exceptionally long workpieces used in oil drilling and large truck drive shafts.
Taking a steady rest, I centered his shoulder with the second crosshair from the top and carefully crunched the trigger.
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Depending on the position, your supporting hand may be glued to your fore-end or, if you're resting over a pack or other steady rest, may be curled back under the butt of your rifle.
Then use, build or borrow a steady rest to park the pistol and your arms and hands on.
The addition of these new models allows Kitagawa-NorthTech to provide machine shops with one of the most robust steady rest selections in the market.
With a steady rest, I can extend my range about 20 yards.
Standing behind the bench and leaning into it was a good fit to his height and allowed him to move around and get comfortable with a very steady rest. Then I put the silenced T/C Contender .45 ACP carbine equipped with an Eo Tech dot sight in front of him and went through the motions of explaining how the gun worked and how the sight worked.