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Audel Machine Shop Tools and Operations, All New 5th Edition

Audel Machine Shop Tools and Operations, All New 5th Edition

Rex Miller, Mark Richard Miller

ISBN: 978-0-764-56861-9

Jan 2005

456 pages



Make your shop safe and smart

If you're a machinist or a student of the trade, this second volume in Audel's machine shop library offers concise, to-the-point coverage of everything you need to know. You'll find definitions of all the shop tools; guidelines for set-up, safe operation, maintenance, and repair; illustrations and diagrams; review questions for students, and much more. Expect it to become one of your most-used tools.
* Master all types of saws, drills, lathes, milling machinery, metal-finishing machines, and more
* Learn safe operating procedures for cutting tools and the best ways to mount work in the machines
* Find current details on new machines with electronic/digital controls
* Understand how ultrasonics are used in metalworking
* Explore information on machine shop robotics and electronics
* Discover valuable tips for hobbyists, woodworkers, and home-shop owners

About the Authors.


Chapter 1: Power Hacksaws, Power Band Saws, and Circular Saws.

Chapter 2: Basic Machine Tool Operations.

Chapter 3: Drilling Machines.

Chapter 4: Drilling Machine Operations.

Chapter 5: Vertical Boring Mills and Horizontal Boring Machines.

Chapter 6: Lathes.

Chapter 7: Lathe Operations.

Chapter 8: Cutting Screw Threads on the Lathe.

Chapter 9: Lathe Attachments.

Chapter 10: Turret Lathes.

Chapter 11: Milling Machines.

Chapter 12: Milling Machine Operations.

Chapter 13: Milling Machine Dividing Heads.

Chapter 14: Indexing Operation.

Chapter 15: Shapers.

Chapter 16: Planers.

Chapter 17: Slotters.

Chapter 18: Abrasive Metal Finishing Machines.

Chapter 19: Electroforming.

Chapter 20: Ultrasonics in Metalworking.

Chapter 21: Machine Shop Robotics and Electronics.