Lathe tool grinder plans
I’m thinking of trying to build a (simple) tool post grinder for my atlas 12", looking for ideas–just buy a (gasp, puke) hf electric die grinder, and throw that on. I’m a believer. as a new guy i totally sucked at grinding lathe tools. it’s almost painful to admit how many stubby, misshapen, multi-faceted, overheated and. Tool plans 2717 17 pages of plans; 18 pages of instructions; 2" x 72" belt stays sharp longer and cuts cooler than shorter belts; use for roughing, sh….
I want to tell you about ralph patterson’s free plans for a ball turning tool post that will fit a 7-by-whatever mini-lathe, and show you how he used it to fix. Cnc conversion plans by ron steele (04/07/05) ron has developed detailed plans for converting the mini-lathe and mini-mill to cnc operation.. Lathe tool post grinders. there have been several times when i’ve wished for a toolpost grinder to finish a shaft just right and to close tolerances..