I understand. The Taig Micro Lathe does not have that feature. Some very good machinists have added that, but it is a LOT of work. Much cheaper purchasing gears from NWSL.
Thanks for the clarification.
Date: Tue, 18 Oct 2011 13:57:54 -0400
Subject: Re: [HOsteam] Re: New member...Saying Hello and with request for information
On 10/18/2011 1:48 PM, Victor Bitleris wrote:
[F]or the life of me, I cannot imagine how you would turn a worm on the lathe.Any lathe which can cut a screw can cut a worm. The lead screw is
driven via gears from the spindle, so that it will advance the carriage
a set distance for every revolution of the spindle. Changing the gear
ratio changes the thread pitch.
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