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Machine Shop Trade Secrets: A Guide to Manufacturing Machine Shop Practices

Machine Shop Trade Secrets: A Guide to Manufacturing Machine Shop Practices (Paperback)

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Written by an experienced machinist and plastic injection mold maker, this groundbreaking manual will have users thinking and producing like experienced machinists. "Machine Shop Trade Secrets" provides practical "how-to" information that can immediately be put to use to improve ones machining skills, craftsmanship, and productivity. It is sure to be used and referred to time and again. Users will discover ways to: work faster; select, make, and grind cutters; surface grind blocks, pins and shapes; cut threads, knurl parts and eliminate warp; choose realistic feeds, speeds and depths of cut; remove broken taps, drill bits and other hardware; apply proven CNC techniques to maximize output; improve surface finishes and hold tighter tolerances; assist engineers with design and manufacturing issues; and, improve indicating skills and develop a "feel" for machining.

New to the Second Edition: now includes 4-color photos; features a reformatted layout which fully integrates the text and photos to make the book more accessible; chapter 15, "The Incredible CNC," has been completely updated; and most chapters now have easy-to-use tables summarizing all of the tips, suggestions, and secrets from that chapter.

BusinessIndustry & industrial studiesManufacturing industriesTechnicalIndustrial chemistry & manufacturing technologiesLeather & fur technologyTechnicalIndustrial chemistry & manufacturing technologiesOther manufacturing technologiesClothing & footware manufactureTechnicalIndustrial chemistry & manufacturing technologiesOther manufacturing technologiesFurniture & furnishings manufactureTechnicalIndustrial chemistry & manufacturing technologiesOther manufacturing technologiesHousehold appliances manufactureTechnicalIndustrial chemistry & manufacturing technologiesOther manufacturing technologiesPrecision instruments manufactureTechnicalIndustrial chemistry & manufacturing technologiesOther manufacturing technologiesPrinting & reprographic technologyTechnicalIndustrial chemistry & manufacturing technologiesPulp & paper technologyTechnicalIndustrial chemistry & manufacturing technologiesTextile & fibre technologyTechnicalIndustrial chemistry & manufacturing technologiesTimber & wood processingTechnicalMechanical engineering & materialsEngineering skills & tradesTool makingTechnicalMechanical engineering & materialsEngineering skills & tradesWeldingTechnicalMechanical engineering & materialsProduction engineeringComputer aided manufacture or CAMTechnicalOther technologies & applied sciencesOther vocational technologies & tradesRural trades & skillsTechnicalOther technologies & applied sciencesTaxidermy Publisher: Industrial Press Inc.,U.S. Publication Date: 12/08/2013 ISBN-13: 9780831134778  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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James Harvey is a full-time machinist and plastic mold maker. He has made his living working in shops across the U.S. for nearly 40 years. His no-nonsense approach to listing machining rules-of-thumb is an unprecedented, effective way to share this valuable knowledge.

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