The green labeled threads are all evenly divisable by 8 (pitch of
leadscrew). These can be cut by closing the 1/2 nuts at any point.
You don't need the thread dial at all.
--- In email@example.com
, "Bob Wright"
> Ryan, Heres the norm,
> All EVEN numbered threads, close 1/2 nuts at any line on the dial.
> All ODD numbered, close 1/2 nuts at any numbered line.
> All 1/2 threads, IE 11 1/2, close 1/2 nuts at any odd numbered
> All 1/4 threads, IE 4 3/4, return to the origional starting point
> --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "ryan_kittredge"
> <ryan_kittredge@y...> wrote:
> > Hello All,
> > I was looking at the thread chart from the files section and was
> > noticing all of the threads labeled in green don't show any
> > the thread dial below.
> > Does this mean when you're turning these threads the half nut
> > can be engaged anywhere with no reference from the thread dial?
> > Thanks
> > Ryan