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The Amateur's Workshop - Ian Bradley

The Amateur's Workshop

Paperback Published: 27th September 1984
ISBN: 9781854861306
Number Of Pages: 256

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All model engineers are occasionally faced with an operation which lies outside of their usual experience, particularly for those whose normal occupation is unrelated to engineering. This book provides all the answers. With over 430 line drawings and photographs, plus over 250 pages of detailed instruction, this is a comprehensive reference book for all model engineers. The author covers all matters ranging from setting up a workshop and the use of various machines and tools to processes such as knurling, reaming, milling in the lathe, screw threads, soldering and brazing, dividing as well as regular and more specialised workshop techniques.

The Workshop. The Lathe. The Drilling Machine. Belt Drives. The Shaping Machine. The Milling Machine. Chucks. Mandrels. Lathe Tools. Knurling. Lathe Operations. Taper Turning. Lapping. Toolmakers Buttons. Milling in the Lathe. Dividing in the Lathe. Dividing. Drills & Drilling. Countersinking and Counterboring. Cutting Screw Threads. Cuting Screw Threads in the Lathe. Measuring Equipment. Marking Out. The Dial Indicator. Suds Equipment. Lathe Overhead Drives. Soldering, Brazing & Case Hardening. Compressed Air in the Workshop. Some Additional Workshop Tools. The Back Tool Post. Reamers.

ISBN: 9781854861306
ISBN-10: 1854861301
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 256
Published: 27th September 1984
Publisher: Special Interest Model Books
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 20.32 x 13.97  x 1.27
Weight (kg): 0.34
Edition Number: 3