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Machine Shop Trade Secrets: A Guide to Manufacturing Machine Shop Practices Paperback – 28 Aug 2013

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  • Paperback: 320 pages
  • Publisher: Industrial Press Inc.,U.S.; 2nd Revised edition edition (28 Aug. 2013)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0831134771
  • ISBN-13: 978-0831134778
  • Product Dimensions: 21.6 x 2 x 27.9 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars 3 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 914,059 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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This is the first book I recommend for those who want to improve their machining skills.--PaulHudson, Senior Tooling Engineer, Hi-Tech Rubber, Anaheim, CA"

This manual is destined to be an essential aid to students seeking high-paying jobs in the manufacturing sector. --MIikePaul, Applications Engineer, Haas Automation, Inc."

This is the first book I recommend for those who want to improve their machining skills.--Paul Hudson, Senior Tooling Engineer, Hi-Tech Rubber, Anaheim, CA



This manual is destined to be an essential aid to students seeking high-paying jobs in the manufacturing sector. --MIike Paul, Applications Engineer, Haas Automation, Inc.

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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. 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.

Most chapters now have easy-to-use tables summarizing all of the tips, suggestions, and secrets from that chapter.

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JohnBinNC
5.0 out of 5 starsExcellent book, I own my own shop and I ...
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