Table Top Machining Book by Joe Martin
A Complete Guide to Miniature Machine Tools
Information is given on selecting materials; using a lathe and a mill; measuring tools; cutting tools; using accessories for threading, indexing, and gear-cutting; setting up a home shop and more. Several simple projects are provided for beginning machinists. A photo gallery of superb miniature projects will inspire you and show what these small but mighty machines can really do. A history of Sherline tools is written from the point of view of giving you some guidance if you’ve ever thought of taking a product of your own to market. This is a high-quality book that will be equally at home on your coffee table or shop workbench. The book has received many positive reviews from magazine editors and home shop machinists alike. It sold out in its first year and is now in its second printing.
8-1/2″ x 11″, softbound with “lay-flat” binding, full color, 344 pages, 400+ color photos, 200+ illustrations.