Home: Lathes, Lathe Rebuilding & Conversions

General discussion for lathes, lathe usage, rebuilding, operation and conversions.

  1. Looking for a Lathe but no idea where to start.

    Started by Shinobiwan, 28-04-2013
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 7,630
    29-04-2013 Go to last post
  2. Why do I get a taper when turning?

    Started by irving2008, 15-09-2009
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 9,270
    16-12-2012 Go to last post
  3. Micro lathe Zero backlash* conversion

    Started by Jonathan, 28-04-2012
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 30,102
    22-09-2012 Go to last post
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 2,979
    25-06-2012 Go to last post
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 8,459
    18-04-2012 Go to last post
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 4,472
    21-10-2011 Go to last post
  4. CNC Lathe recommendations?

    Started by UltraMagnus, 07-09-2011
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 3,023
    07-09-2011 Go to last post
  5. My lathe, and possible new build

    Started by jpcnc, 19-04-2011
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 4,255
    23-04-2011 Go to last post
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 4,102
    23-01-2011 Go to last post
  6. Square block material hows that aligned on a lathe?

    Started by GeorgeD, 04-08-2010
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 4
    • Replies: 35
    • Views: 14,889
    09-08-2010 Go to last post
  7. Mini lathes - possible to turn stainless?

    Started by HankMcSpank, 07-07-2009
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 27
    • Views: 22,446
    03-08-2010 Go to last post
  8. Mini Lathes and their capability

    Started by GeorgeD, 02-08-2010
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 5,189
    02-08-2010 Go to last post
  9. Mini CNC lathe builders

    Started by GeorgeD, 25-07-2010
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 7,896
    28-07-2010 Go to last post
  10. Repairing Atlas 10" lathe

    Started by Ross77, 26-03-2010
    6 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 6
    • Replies: 57
    • Views: 40,888
    18-07-2010 Go to last post
  11. Myford A5 topslide.

    Started by stephentanks1, 18-04-2010
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 4,328
    18-04-2010 Go to last post
  12. Restoring old lathes, backlash in leadscrews

    Started by irving2008, 24-08-2009
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 28
    • Views: 38,441
    07-09-2009 Go to last post
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 2,563
    27-07-2009 Go to last post
  13. Mini Lathe alignment

    Started by pequod, 29-06-2009
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 6,910
    29-06-2009 Go to last post

Page 4 of 4 FirstFirst ... 234

Sub-Forums Threads / Posts  Last Post

  1. Here you can find the conversion build logs/diaries of machines that have been converted to cnc by our members.

    Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 7
    • Posts: 95

    Last Post:

  2. Here you can find the lathe rebuild logs by our members.

    Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 11
    • Posts: 371
  3. General discussion for the Emco brand of Lathes.

    Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 7
    • Posts: 160
  4. General discussion for commercial Boxford lathe Machines.

    Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 37
    • Posts: 290
  5. General discussion for the Acorntools, Atlas and Halifax brands of lathes.

    Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 1
    • Posts: 12
  6. General discussion for the Conect (121, Cadet ect.) range of cnc lathes.

    Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 5
    • Posts: 103
  7. General discussion for commercial Clarke lathes.

    Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 3
    • Posts: 96
  8. General discussion for Mazak and/or Yamazaki branded lathes.

    Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 4
    • Posts: 14
  9. General discussion for the Denford range.

    Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 12
    • Posts: 83
  10. General discussion for the range of lathes by SIEG.

    Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 2
    • Posts: 3

Thread Display Options

Use this control to limit the display of threads to those newer than the specified time frame.

Allows you to choose the data by which the thread list will be sorted.

Order threads in...

Note: when sorting by date, 'descending order' will show the newest results first.

Icon Legend

Contains unread posts
Contains unread posts
Contains no unread posts
Contains no unread posts
More than 15 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with unread posts
More than 15 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with no unread posts
Closed Thread
Thread is closed
Thread Contains a Message Written By You
You have posted in this thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •