Sam Angelo shows details of a shop-built, "outboard" tool rest. With the headstock of his lathe moved to the front of the bed ways, Sam is able to turn pieces larger than the 20 inch swing of his lathe. Sam Angelo shows details of a shop-built, "outboard" tool rest. With the headstock of his lathe moved to the front of the bed ways, Sam is able to turn pieces larger than the 20 inch swing of his lathe.