Notes on Lathe
are my notes and tips on lathe operations compiled from my extensive
reading and research, boiled them down into a form usable by me,
and listing them by operation on separate web pages.
Holding the workpiece: Which
chuck? Turn between centers? Wondering about Collet Chucks? Deciding the best way to hold
your work in the lathe.
Surface Finish & Cutting
Tools: Notes on achieving good surface finish with various
Drilling, Boring, and Reaming
Parting and Cutoff:
Plus a mini-review of the Aloris Carbide Insert No. 71 Parting and
- Lathe Tune
Up: Notes on how to adjust and get your lathe running
at its best.