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close this bookOperations on Wood Turning Lathes - Course: Mechanical woodworking techniques. Trainees' handbook of lessons (Institut für Berufliche Entwicklung, 19 p.)
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View the document1. Purpose of Turning
Open this folder and view contents2. Assembly of a Lathe
View the document3. Tools
View the document4. Tool Maintenance
View the document5. Mode of Operation of a Wood Turning Lathe
Open this folder and view contents6. Turning Technology
View the document7. Basic Labour Safety Provisions for Turning

5. Mode of Operation of a Wood Turning Lathe

The chucked workpiece begins turning as the machine is switched on. Spindle rotational speed is chosen in line with the wood processing underway. Chips are removed by means of the manually-used turning tools.