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tool:manual_lathe [2013/11/23 00:49]
jarrett
tool:manual_lathe [2016/04/24 07:32] (current)
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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 ​            ​| ​Not Operational ​as of November 2013                           | +^ Status ​            | Operational ​                          | 
-^ Training ​          ​| ​Recommended ​                                      |+^ Training ​          ​| ​Required ​                                      |
 ^ Hackable ​          | NO                                                              | ^ Hackable ​          | NO                                                              |
 ^ Usage Restrictions | Members Only                     | ^ Usage Restrictions | Members Only                     |
-^ Owner              | (VHS or Name of proper owner) ​                                         | +^ Owner              | Family friend ​of John Craver. ​                                         | 
-^ If it Breaks ​      ​| ​(Panic procedure, usually involving emailing list and "​broken"​ sign)   |+^ If it Breaks ​      ​| ​Contact Richard Sim or John Craver ​  |
 ^ Loan Status ​       | Temporary ​                 | ^ Loan Status ​       | Temporary ​                 |
 ^ Arrival Date       | November 2013                                                                   | ^ Arrival Date       | November 2013                                                                   |
-^ Location ​          ​| ​(Location within VHS, eg Workshop ​                                     | +^ Location ​          | Workshop ​                                     | 
-^ Value              | $$                                                                     |+^ Value              | $$$$$                                                                     |
 ^ Champion ​          | See [[tool:​compendium_of_champions#​tools|Compendium of Champions]] ​    | ^ 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       ^
-Not working - requires 3-phase ​Nov 20, 2013 John C. |+Routine maintenance ​Dec 2015 Richard S. |
 | Wiki entry created | Nov 20, 2013 | Thomas L. | | Wiki entry created | Nov 20, 2013 | Thomas L. |
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