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Workholding for Machinists - Crowood Metalworking Guides

By Tim Stevens

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ISBN: 9781785002380
PUBLISHED (THIS EDITION): 02/08/2017
PAGES: 112
BINDING: Hardback PPC
SIZE: 260x215 mm
INSIDE: 110 colour photographs and 8 diagrams

Workholding for Machinists explains the various workholding options that are available to the metalworker, together with the principles behind them. The book explains the importance of precision in holding work in place and also the importance of tools and machines being held securely, so that the machinist may avoid damage to the machine and to the work being undertaken, and thus achieve a high quality end product. The emphasis is on creating good work within a limited budget, and a limited range of resources.

Topics covered include:

  • Work holding on lathes and milling machines
  • Collets and collect chucks
  • Turning between centres
  • Turning on a faceplate
  • Tool holding

RRP: £14.99

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