Basic Guide To Buying A Lathe
Basic guide to buying a lathe is post about Machinery bookmarked by scott with ID 11264092564 was uploaded on 16-02-2019 and has been viewed 198,003 times.
Synopsis: As with buying any tool, it's the economies you later regret, not the extravagances.Professional turner Jon Siegel tells you what to look for: The height and structure of the bed are critical, and the tool rest should be sturdy.
The tailstock needs a large base, and the headstock should provide solid support.Speed control and horsepower are important, and the stand has to be stout enough to withstand vibration.Siegel also explains how to evaluate a used lathe.
Which is right for you?...