Single Point Threading on a CNC Lathe
Go through the steps and specifications to program this single point threading application on a CNC Lathe.
You’ll need a scientific calculator and the handy Machinery’s Handbook for thread specification and G-code help.
After your threads are complete you’ll want to make sure they are accurate. If you still have some questions about measuring threads there are different ways to do it. Grab Matt’s video on measuring threads here.
Matt Schmelzer is the CNC instructor at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College. Learn more about the manufacturing programs at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College.
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