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tool:manual_lathe [2013/11/21 22:09]
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 Summary description of the tool and perhaps some misc notes about it's existence! Summary description of the tool and perhaps some misc notes about it's existence!
  
-^ Status ​            ​| ​Unknown as of Nov 20, 2013                                   +^ Status ​            ​| ​Operational ​                          
-^ Training ​          ​| ​Mandatory ​                                                   ​+^ Training ​          ​| ​Required ​                                      | 
-^ Usage Restrictions | Members Only                                                 ​+^ Hackable ​          | NO                                                              ​
-^ Owner              | Unknown ​                                                     ​+^ Usage Restrictions | Members Only                     ​
-^ Loan Status ​       | Unknown ​                                                     ​+^ Owner              | Family friend of John Craver. ​                                         | 
-^ Arrival Date       ​| ​VHS Epoch                                                    ​+^ If it Breaks ​      | Contact Richard Sim or John Craver ​  
-^ Location ​          | Workshop ​                                                    ​+^ Loan Status ​       | Temporary ​                 ​
-^ Champion ​          | See [[compendium-of-champions#​tools|Compendium of Champions]]|+^ Arrival Date       ​| ​November 2013                                                                   
 +^ Location ​          | Workshop ​                                     | 
 +^ Value              | $$$$$                                                                     
 +^ Champion ​          | See [[tool:​compendium_of_champions#​tools|Compendium of Champions]] ​    ​|
  
 ===== Safety ===== ===== Safety =====
  
-Unknown+There is a **mandatory** 3-hour training course that must be taken before the lathe may be used.
  
 ===== Specifications ===== ===== Specifications =====
  
-Unknown+It is a 11x25 Advance TY-1125BH metal "​engine"​ lathe, manufactured in 1985.
  
-===== Tutorial =====+11x25 means that a maximum 11" diameter stock can be turned over the bed (NOT over the cross-slide however!), and a maximum length of 25" stock can be turned between centres (NOT in a 3/4 jaw chuck!).
  
-Unknown+===== Materials ===== 
 + 
 +  * Aluminum 
 +  * Steel 
 +  * Brass (with [[http://​www.homemodelenginemachinist.com/​showthread.php?​t=7914|special tooling]]) 
 + 
 + 
 +Cutting speeds can be determined easily by using this {{:​tool:​cutting-speed-nomogram.png?​linkonly|cutting speed nomogram}}. The {{:​tool:​lathe-cutting-speed.png?​linkonly|original cutting speed nomogram}} came from Ian at the BCSME. 
 + 
 +===== Essential Tooling for a Personal Lathe Kit ===== 
 + 
 +==== Dennis F. ==== 
 + 
 +These links are not an endorsement of a specific vendor, they just happen to be who I bought mine from and they are in Delta. 
 + 
 +  *[[http://​www.kbctools.ca/​default.aspx?​page=item%20detail&​itemcode=1-425B-005|Triumph C-5 Style AR Straight Turning Tools - Right Hand]] 
 +  *[[http://​www.kbctools.ca/​default.aspx?​page=item%20detail&​itemcode=1-425B-105|Triumph C-5 Style AL Straight Turning Tools - Left Hand]] 
 +  *[[http://​www.kbctools.ca/​default.aspx?​page=item%20detail&​itemcode=1-428-RC312060|Micro 100 Style RC 5/16 Square Cut-Off Tool - Right Hand]] 
 +  *[[http://​www.kbctools.ca/​default.aspx?​page=item%20detail&​itemcode=1-2445-D4|C-5 Style D Pointed Nose 80° Included Angle]] 
 + 
 +==== Richard S. ==== 
 + 
 +TODO
  
 ===== Maintenance Log ==== ===== Maintenance Log ====
  
 ^ Note               ^ Date         ^ Who       ^ ^ Note               ^ Date         ^ Who       ^
 +| Routine maintenance | Dec 2015 | Richard S. |
 | Wiki entry created | Nov 20, 2013 | Thomas L. | | Wiki entry created | Nov 20, 2013 | Thomas L. |
tool/manual_lathe.txt · Last modified: 2016/04/24 07:32 by rsim