The Taig Lathe - Tony Jeffrees

$29.90

Tony Jeffree has filled a longstanding void in the documentation of the Taig lathe with his excellent book "The Taig Lathe". This is a book which will appeal to the complete novice as well as the advanced machinist.

Included in Taig GOLD Lathe Package, Taig SILVER Lathe Package, and Taig BRONZE Lathe Packag.

 

Contents list
Introduction
 - Applications
 - Safety
Assembly and Mounting
 - Assembling the lathe
 - Choosing a motor
 - Mounting the lathe
 - Motor mounting techniques
 - Maintenance
Work holding devices
 - The 3-Jaw chuck
 - The 4-Jaw independent chuck
 - The face plate
 - Tailstock drill chucks
 - Drill chuck arbor
 - Collets
 - Blank and special purpose arbors
 - Tailstock support
Cutting tools
 - Tool posts
 - HSS Tool bits
 - Carbide tools
 - Replacement tip tools
 - Sharpening lathe tools
 - Boring bars
 - Making a boring bar holder
 - Radius turner
 - Slitting saw
 - Using cutting fluid
Standard accessories
 - The lever operated drilling tailstock
 - Needle bearing centre
 - Milling slide and milling vice
 - Milling cutters
 - Compound slide
 - Steady rest
 - Riser blocks
 - Chuck depth stop
 - Grinding wheel set
 - Tailstock die holder
 - Spindle wrench
 - Wood turners face plate
 - Adjustable tool rest
 - Lathe dog
Using the lathe
 - Care of the lathe
 - Fitting and removing chucks
 - Using collets
 - Selecting the right cutting speed
 - Parallel turning
 - Turning between centres
 - Taper turning
 - Milling
Checking alignment
 - Spindle runout
 - Axial alignment
 - Checking axial alignment quickly
 - Checking axial alignment accurately
 - Adjusting the tailstock quickly
 - Checking tailstock alignment accurately
Enhancing the lathe
 - Spinning handles
 - Locking knobs and handles
 - Extending the tailstock lever
 - Micrometer set-over adjuster
 - A filing rest
 - Machining small screws
 - Handwheel adapter
 - Additional chucks
 - A tailstock travel indicator
Dividing and graduating
 - Simple divising operations
 - Graduating using the lathe
 - Dividing heads and rotary tables
 - Headstock dividing attachment
 - Building the dividing attachment
 - Modifying the headstock
 - The brake shoe
 - The pinch bolt and tommy bar
 - The dividing assembly mounting plate
 - Modifying the 20 dp worm wheel
 - The division components
 - The primary worm carrier
 - The secondary worm assembly
 - The primary worm shaft
 - Index plate boss
 - The sector arms
 - Division plates and hole circles
 - The indexing arm components
 - Tailstock support
 - Putting it all together
 - Direct dividing setup
 - Simple and compound dividing setup
 - Simple division
 - Compound division
 - Using a protractor
Adding a leadscrew
 - Attaching a drive to the spindle
 - The tumbler support bracket
 - The tumbler assembly
 - The dog clutch
 - Fitting the chuck
 - The leadscrew
 - The split nut assembly
 - The banjo components
 - Fine feed setup
 - Screw cutting setup
 - A word on safety
Suppliers and other resources
 - Taig Dealers
 - Tool suppliers
 - Other suppliers
 - Internet resources
Lathe specifications
 - General specifications
 - Capacity
 - Spindle


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  • Model: 6-5000
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