Machine Shop Practice: v. 1

Machine Shop Practice: v. 1

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Everything the apprentice or on-the-job professional needs to know about the intelligent and efficient operation of machine tools is here.

Includes over 760 illustrations and 70 tables in two volumes.
Offers sections on numerical control; grinding wheels (that includes the newest abrasive materials); single point cutting tools and tool wear; basic drilling machine setups; and formulas for estimating the power required for planing.
Provides detailed discussions on methods of setting up the workpiece on milling machines, horizontal boring machines, planers and shapers.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 512 pages
  • 165 x 241 x 33.78mm | 790g
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • Ill.
  • 0831111267
  • 9780831111267
  • 602,844

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The impact of new technology has made necessary a second edition of this book. It has been thoroughly revised while still providing complete and detailed descriptions of all the basic machine shop skills and the related techniques. It is written for the beginner, as well as the more-advanced craftsman, technician, and manufacturing engineer.
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