Actually no , I got a few decent answers and got ridiculed by others. Ever hear of internet bullying? Yea it’s 2022 and as dumb as that is, it’s a thing. You know that people are liable for that right?
You keyboard tuff guys treat people like dog shit while some people actually had an...
This is such a typical Internet forum haha I ask a seemingly simple question and get flamed
Here is the part you guys all missed I have not asking the simple question like you think I am asking more detailed question because I am chasing tenths of taper and how you center your work on a...
ok, I wanted to get back to this in case somewhere someday someone has the same issue I do.
This seems to be a bug in the 840D / SL machine.
The machine has two buttons. Cycle start and spindle on and off.
When you program the thread program you should just be able to back the tool off and...
So amateur hobbyists here with a fundamental lathe question that I have not been able to get answered through good old YouTube surprisingly.
I tend to work with a lot of old junk metal for practice. Most times there is a scale on the outside and the part is hardly ever round.
Thanks for the suggestions
Maybe I am stuck with a smaller machine
I Imdid think it would be fun to rebuild one.
If you have a machine that is out by say .010 of taper over 30 inches how do you correct for that?
I really want a monarch series 60
16” x 54
Maybe I’m crazy to think that big...
Looking for a lathe to buy
I was thinking a monarch series 60
Maybe a 30 or a 54
However , I know me and I’m going to want to chase 10th’s
I want to maintain .001 taper over the full length of the bed.
Is this possible with an older
Machine? I have a fryer easy turn now and I hate the Cnc...
So I am a hobbyist machinist. I have a piece of stock that I’ve been trying to “fix“ because it has a significant taper to it unfortunately the taper is the entire piece. The workpiece itself the taper is only about 15 or 20 thousands .
I was trying to put it in a four jaw And straighten it that...