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Machine Shop Trade Secrets

ISBN-10: 0831134771
ISBN-13: 9780831134778
Publisher: Industrial Press, Inc.
Author(s): James Harvey
Publication Date: 2013-06-28

Written by an experienced machinist and plastic injection mold maker, this groundbreaking manual will have users thinking and producing like experienced machinists. Machine Shop Trade Secrets provides practical “how-to” information that can immediately be put to use to improve ones...Read More

Written by an experienced machinist and plastic injection mold maker, this groundbreaking manual will have users thinking and producing like experienced machinists. Machine Shop Trade Secrets provides practical “how-to” information that can immediately be put to use to improve ones machining skills, craftsmanship, and productivity. It is sure to be used and referred to time and again.

Users will discover ways to ... Work faster. Select, make, and grind cutters. Surface grind blocks, pins and shapes. Cut threads, knurl parts and eliminate warp. Choose realistic feeds, speeds and depths of cut. Remove broken taps, drill bits and other hardware. Apply proven CNC techniques to maximize output. Improve surface finishes and hold tighter tolerances. Assist engineers with design and manufacturing issues. Improve indicating skills and develop a “feel” for machining.
 


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Machine Shop Practice, Vol. 1

ISBN-10: 0831111267
ISBN-13: 9780831111267
Publisher: Industrial Press, Inc.
Author(s): Karl Moltrecht
Publication Date: 1981-01-01

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);...Read More

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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Machine Shop Know-How -- The Tips & Techniques of Master Machinists

ISBN-10: 0975996347
ISBN-13: 9780975996348
Publisher: Metal Arts Press
Author(s): Frank M. Marlow
Publication Date: 2010

If you've ever wished you could take all of the knowledge of a master machinist and pour it directly into your brain, here's your chance. Packed with useful and practical ideas you won't find anywhere else, Machine Shop Know-How proves that there are no secrets in the machine shop, just information...Read More

If you've ever wished you could take all of the knowledge of a master machinist and pour it directly into your brain, here's your chance. Packed with useful and practical ideas you won't find anywhere else, Machine Shop Know-How proves that there are no secrets in the machine shop, just information that is rarely documented-until now. With its focus on manually controlled machine tools, Machine Shop Know-How moves beyond the basics to offer the problem-solving insights, imaginative short cuts, and clever tips and tricks of the trade that normally take years of hands-on shop experience to learn. This book is for home shop machinists, industrial model and scientific instrument makers, R&D technicians, prototype designers, custom car and motorcycle builders, gunsmiths, teachers, students, and anyone who has a fundamental knowledge of machine shop practice and wants to advance to the next level. No matter your experience, this book will improve your machining skills. Machine Shop Know-How is the next best thing to interning with a master

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Audel Machine Shop Basics

ISBN-10: 076455526X
ISBN-13: 9780764555268
Publisher: Audel
Author(s): Rex Miller, Mark Richard Miller
Publication Date: 2004-01-30

Use the right tool the right way

Here, fully updated to include new machines and electronic/digitalcontrols, is the ultimate guide to basic machine shop equipment andhow to use it. Whether you're a professional machinist, anapprentice, a trade student, or a handy homeowner, this...Read More

Use the right tool the right way

Here, fully updated to include new machines and electronic/digitalcontrols, is the ultimate guide to basic machine shop equipment andhow to use it. Whether you're a professional machinist, anapprentice, a trade student, or a handy homeowner, this fullyillustrated volume helps you define tools and use them properly andsafely. It's packed with review questions for students, and loadedwith answers you need on the job.

Mark Richard Miller is a Professor and Chairman of the IndustrialTechnology Department at Texas A&M University in Kingsville,Texas.
* Understand basic machine shop practice and safety measures
* Recognize the variations in similar tools and the purposes theyserve
* Learn recommended methods of mounting work in differentmachines
* Obtain a complete working knowledge of numerically controlledmachines and the operations they perform
* Review procedures for safe and efficient use of cutting tools andcutters
* Expand your knowledge with clear, step-by-step illustrations ofproper equipment set-up and operation

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Machine Shop Essentials, Questions and Answers

ISBN-10: 0975996339
ISBN-13: 9780975996331
Publisher: Metal Arts Press
Author(s): Frank Marlow
Publication Date: 2008-05

A comprehensive and detailed presentation of manual machine tools and methods, machine shop know-how and practical shop tips. Machine Shop Essentials is for a wide range of users including machinists, engineers, model makers, R & D lab technicians, instrument makers, prototype builders, product...Read More

A comprehensive and detailed presentation of manual machine tools and methods, machine shop know-how and practical shop tips. Machine Shop Essentials is for a wide range of users including machinists, engineers, model makers, R & D lab technicians, instrument makers, prototype builders, product designers and gunsmiths. Machine Shop Essentials features: * A simple question-and-answer format. * Material is divided into small, easy-to-understand blocks. * Over 500 clear, concise drawings. * Introduction to metal lathes, milling machines, drill presses and their cutting tools and accessories. * Step-by-step instructions for many common machine shop operations, including typical problems and their solutions. * Shortcuts, specialized tools and tips from expert machinists on indispensable shop-made tools that will quickly expand the user's capabilities. * Machine tool accessories that simplify making complex parts. * Screw threads and non-threaded fasteners. * General shop safety issues and special precautions for each machine tool. * A review of basic precision measuring and marking tools and methods. * How to incorporate purchased components such as bearing, gears, snap rings and roll pins to quickly make sophisticated and durable devices. * How to heat-treat steel in the machine shop. * Guidelines for avoiding metal fatigue failures. * Cutting, drilling, and shaping plastic, rubber and glass. * Safety precautions and equipment for each machine tool. * A comprehensive machine shop glossary.

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Useful Machine Shop Tools for Home Machinists

ISBN-10: 1565238648
ISBN-13: 9781565238640
Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing
Author(s): Stan Bray
Publication Date: 2015-05-01

Instead of throwing odds and ends of bar and rod into the scrap box, why not turn them into useful tools to simplify and speed up future work? Make your home machine shop more versatile and efficient by creating your own dependable tools for marking-out, benchwork, and machining. In this book, model...Read More

Instead of throwing odds and ends of bar and rod into the scrap box, why not turn them into useful tools to simplify and speed up future work? Make your home machine shop more versatile and efficient by creating your own dependable tools for marking-out, benchwork, and machining. In this book, model engineering expert Stan Bray provides complete plans for making 15 simple but useful additions to your workshop equipment. Each of these tools takes no more than 3-4 hours to make, and requires no special materials. Fully dimensioned drawings, detailed instructions, and reference photographs accompany each project. This practical collection covers benchwork, the lathe, and milling operations. It includes: marking-out and machining aids; a simple motorized filing machine; an unusual and improved milling vice; a micrometer stand; internal and external chuck stops; cross drilling jigs; a hand turning rest; rear mounted toolposts; and a self-releasing mandrel handle.

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Audel Machine Shop Tools and Operations

ISBN-10: 0764555278
ISBN-13: 9780764555275
Publisher: Audel
Author(s): Rex Miller, Mark Richard Miller
Publication Date: 2004-02-27

Make your shop safe and smart

If you're a machinist or a student of the trade, this second volumein Audel's machine shop library offers concise, to-the-pointcoverage of everything you need to know. You'll find definitions ofall the shop tools; guidelines for set-up, safe...Read More

Make your shop safe and smart

If you're a machinist or a student of the trade, this second volumein Audel's machine shop library offers concise, to-the-pointcoverage of everything you need to know. You'll find definitions ofall the shop tools; guidelines for set-up, safe operation,maintenance, and repair; illustrations and diagrams; reviewquestions for students, and much more. Expect it to become one ofyour most-used tools.
* Master all types of saws, drills, lathes, milling machinery,metal-finishing machines, and more
* Learn safe operating procedures for cutting tools and the bestways to mount work in the machines
* Find current details on new machines with electronic/digitalcontrols
* Understand how ultrasonics are used in metalworking
* Explore information on machine shop robotics andelectronics
* Discover valuable tips for hobbyists, woodworkers, and home-shopowners

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Machine Shop Operations and Setups

ISBN-10: 0826918425
ISBN-13: 9780826918420
Publisher: Amer Technical Pub
Author(s): Orville D. Lascoe, C. A. Nelson, H. W. Porter
Publication Date: 1973-06-01

This basic textbook covers traditional machine and hand-tool operations. Drill presses, lathes, mills, and other machine tools are described in detail, along with general instructions for their setup and operation. It also explains steel, alloys heat treating, machinability, numerical controls, EDM,...Read More

This basic textbook covers traditional machine and hand-tool operations. Drill presses, lathes, mills, and other machine tools are described in detail, along with general instructions for their setup and operation. It also explains steel, alloys heat treating, machinability, numerical controls, EDM, ECM, and electrolyte grinding.

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Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II

Author(s): Joshua Rose
Publication Date: 2012-03-23

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.


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The Apprentices Guide To Machine Shop Theory and Practice (The Apprentice Series)

ISBN-10: 1980280266
ISBN-13: 9781980280262
Publisher: Independently published
Author(s): J. A. Pintozzi
Publication Date: 2018-02-13

A very complete introduction to the art of machining, written for apprentices of all levels.This book was designed to increase the apprentices knowledge of machining practices, and raise skill levels. A very good book to keep around for reference, filled with charts, formulas, and operational...Read More

A very complete introduction to the art of machining, written for apprentices of all levels.This book was designed to increase the apprentices knowledge of machining practices, and raise skill levels. A very good book to keep around for reference, filled with charts, formulas, and operational knowledge.

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