To the Point – Tips for single-point threading on a CNC lathe.

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The development of the first modern, industrial screw-cutting lathe occurred in the late 1790s. The man most directly responsible for it was a British toolmaker named Henry Maudsley, who also designed the world’s first bench micrometer. Single-point threading – a fairly simple process – didn’t change much from Maudsley’s day until the development of the […]