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The Mini-Lathe - Crowood Metalworking Guides

By Neil Wyatt

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ISBN: 9781785001284
PUBLISHED (THIS EDITION): 03/03/2016
PAGES: 128
BINDING: Hardback PPC
SIZE: 260x215 mm
INSIDE: 304 colour photographs

The mini-lathe is a useful tool in the model engineer's workshop. With more choice than ever of more compact machines, a mini-lathe is able to accommodate a wide range of engineering requirements, projects and techniques, as well as being suitable for the novice engineer and for those with limited workshop space. Author and model engineer Neil Wyatt provides a practical guide to purchasing and using a mini-lathe, as well as examining more advanced techniques. The book includes a projects section to show the application of mini-lathe techniques.

Topics covered include:

  • Choosing a mini-lathe
  • Workshop safety and setting up the lathe
  • Basic through to more advanced machining skills
  • Modifications, additions and tuning of the mini-lathe.

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