Book Review Lathe Fundamentals
Book review lathe fundamentals is article about Machinery bookmarked by clarence with ID 11704177289 was uploaded on 22-03-2019 and has been viewed 110,115 times.
If Ernie Conover's The Lathe Book is a Lexus, this new guide for beginners is a Honda Civic.It's clearly written, well illustrated, and lives up to its title.But it lacks the depth and luxurious richness of detail that a master like Conover brings to his subject.
The best parts of Lathe Fundamentals are the sections on the hardware of turning: types of lathes, chucks and faceplates, chisels and gouges.It also has a good section on maintenance and troubleshooting.
But this is not the best book for learning how to handle wood-turning tools.And its rundown of wood-turning projects lacks breadth and imagination...