Workshop Practice Series: No. 15 Workholding in the Lathe


Workshop Practice Series: This is a good series of books covering most aspects of engineering practice, written by well known names in the model engineering world.   This book, by Tubal Cain, details how  the variety of jobs undertaken by small workshops and model engineers  often gives rise to occasions when how to hold work requires consideration.  When great accuracy is essential, working methods and lathe set-up are vital for an acceptable result.    Tubal Cain discusses in his inimitable, practical style all aspects of the subject with the why and hows, including basic lathe alignment.  Paperback.  Published by Special Interest Model Books.