Machine Shop Know-How

Oct. 6, 2012

If you ever wished you could take all of the knowledge of a master machinist and pour it directly into your brain, here's your chance. Packed with useful and practical ideas you won't find anywhere else, Machine Shop Know-How proves that there are no secrets in the machine shop, just information that is rarely documented—until now. With its focus on manually controlled machine tools, book moves beyond the basics to offer the problem-solving insights, imaginative short-cuts, and clever tips and tricks of the trade that normally take years of hands-on shop experience to learn.

Machine Shop Know-How features:

  • Nearly 600 clear and detailed line drawings
  • Step-by-step instructions for dozens of useful shop projects
  • Hundreds of practical shop solutions devised by master machinists
  • Techniques for finally mastering your lathe, mill, bandsaw, and grinder
  • Plans to construct jigs and fixtures to make your projects turn out right
  • Ways to modify or upgrade existing tools so they really work
  • Storage ideas to organize your shop like never before