tool post


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tool post

[′tül ‚pōst]
(mechanical engineering)
A device to clamp and position a tool holder on a machine tool.
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The data collection tool used was the Urdu version of psychometric tool Post Traumatic Growth Inventory (PTGI).
4 jaw lathe chuck, three jaw chuck, steady rest, quick change tool post.
Mostly they were using hardwood and ivory and he had all these techniques in the book on these special lathes that he had, that he made, that would do this type of thing with the tool post grinding away as you rotated it.
It would make two passes with the cross slide tool post, then part it off.
An adapter tool post system is lightweight and easy to handle.
Lathe chucks are a natural accessory, but the author also provides details on mounting a protractor on the headstock, a micrometer carriage stop, milling attachment (if a mill is not available) and a tool post grinder.
The Victory Tool Post has a built-in automatic through-coolant system that is activated when the toolholder is locked on the tool post; it is automatically deactivated when the toolholder is removed.
The machine is equipped with five turning tools, six live spindle tools, and four frontal drills in the main tool post.
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