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Re: boring technique (lathe)

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  • deanofid
    ... Yes...
    Message 1 of 13 , Sep 2, 2009
      --- In taigtools@yahoogroups.com, "Jeff Demand" <jdemand@...> wrote:
      > but most of us have plenty of broken tools :-)
      >

      Yes...

      :)
    • Ken Cline
      ... Fantastic! Now I know what to do with those junky chinese taps (they are certainly not for cutting threads) and chipped end mills.
      Message 2 of 13 , Sep 2, 2009
        On 2 Sep 2009, at 2:15 PM, Jeff Demand wrote:

        > Taps can be reground with minimal labour to make boring bars. Maybe
        > grind a
        > few teeth off but usually not much more. Granted it will not work as
        > a tap
        > any more.

        Fantastic! Now I know what to do with those junky chinese taps (they
        are certainly not for cutting threads) and chipped end mills.
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