I have heard from some folks that do light gunsmithing that the mini lathes are good to have. I will own up to the fact that this idea to have a separate lathe and mill forums was my idea to harold for better or worse and i hope better because i had a hard time finding so many good ideas and helpful posts buried in the general forum.
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Lathe forum. If you search for another lathe the key to a rewarding and pleasing lathe is the cross slide and compound slide. Whether it is a 7×10 9×12 or 11×26 discuss any issues on mini lathes and mini mill counterparts in this forum. Everyone is welcome.
South bend hardinge logan monarch clausing and other hsm lathes including imports. I will use this thread to continue to update everyone on our progress. Fun learning friendship and mutual respect.
The worlds largest machine tool reference archive a growing collection of articles about manufacturers and brands associated with lathes millers shapers planers grinders and other ordinary machine tools. Lathe tooling help coming from someone whos been using a 4 way toolpost like the one that comes on the 4003 for the past few months and just upgraded to an aloris style phase ii that is the first thing id suggest is getting a qc toolpost. South bend lathe forums.
Mark this forum read mark this forum read. The rpc worked great for that first lathe and made it easy to power the next 8 machines that followed. Click the register link above to proceed.
Does anyone on this forum use a mini milldrilllathe. The bosch 1617evspk 225 hp plunge and fixed base the bosch 1617evspk 225 hp plunge and fixed base router kit is a versatile kit for a broad range of applications including precise bit plunging edge forming slot cutting laminate trimming and dovetail cutting. I am gathering information to help me in my final.
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Past experience with my jet contractor style table saw certainly skewed the decision somewhat. On the lathe by the lathe. With more than 106 million unique visitors over the last year practical machinist is the most visited site for metalworking professionals.
The secret society of lathe trolls topics posts last post. The compound on many chinese 14x40s is the same at the compound on a 600 lb 12×36. Welcome to the taig owners club.
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This forum is for all the woodturners out there. I am thinking of buying a mini milldrilllathe for my workshop. Mark this forum read view parent forum.
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Only way to learn your lathes weak and strong points is through use. Mini lathe workshop a lot of great ideas for lathes mills from ishimura from japan cnc zone the ultimate cnc discussion forum stellar technologies richard has a lot of great 9x lathe info here check it out. You must be a registered member to view the entire forum.
I am just looking at it as the lathe i have is 100 years old and has no metric its a lang of jonstone glasgow. Most import lathes are weak here. Turners forum if this is your first visit be sure to check out the faq by clicking the link above.
Yahoo 9 x 20 lathe group lots of information here. Our members have made a total of 62243 posts in 3533 threads. Wide and low is the key to stability.
Please welcome our newest member ltlvt the most users online at one time was 438 on 11 02 2018 at 1109 am. I read all the turning related online forum threads i could find listened to advice from current wood turning hobbyists and researched the available models in my price range extensively. Yes would like to own a general 260 oneway powermatic robust or stubby lathe.
Or possibly you just bought a used lathe or some other machine tool but the seller didnt have an owners manual parts list or operating instructions so you are in need of one. You may have to register before you can post. Pluto proud to be a member of metalworkingfun forum since feb 2014.
I suppose for making small parts and drillingtapping for scopes etc. This site is intended primarily to help new and prospective owners understand the capabilities limitations and frustrations of these tools and how to modify and fine tune them to get results you might expect only from a much more expensive lathe. View parent forum view parent forum.
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My current lathe jet 1642 is best could afford. Discussion about atlas and craftsman lathes. Discuss sherline harbor freight and other mini lathes here.
No not the perfect lathe but can handle anything i throw at it. With more than 106 million unique visitors over the last year practical machinist is the most visited site for metalworking professionals. The decision on which lathe to buy was easier than i anticipated.
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The rpc worked well the drawbacks were that it did not start the lathe well on the higher speed motor setting. And what size do you have. We currently have 2569 members registered.
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