Swiss Lathe

Lathe chuck mounting types

A lathe chuck is a component of a lathe machine that comes mounted on the headstock. You can operate the lathe chuck manually or with the help of a power supply. The primary function of a lathe chuck is to hold the material block. When it rotates, it keeps the object to be machined. It…

What is a Swiss lathe

A Swiss-type lathe or a Swiss automatic lathe is a sophisticated precision manufacturing machine. It is capable of quickly and correctly producing exceedingly small parts. It’s also a type of lathe in which the collet or holding mechanism hides beneath the guide bushing. Swiss screw machines, Swiss automatic lathes, and Swiss turning centers are all…

How to make a watchmaker’s lathe

Last updated on October 1st, 2022 at 05:05 pmWhat is a watchmakers lathe used for A watchmaker’s lathe is much more than just a tool for making a watch. It is a versatile tool that you can use for a whole host of other things. First, it’s a great way to enlarge a tiny piece…